Editorial Serco's secrets: how the pursuit of profit is wrecking our response to Covid-19

Serco's leaked admission that its track-and-trace work will 'cement the role of the private sector' in the NHS throws down the gauntlet to the left

THE right never wastes a crisis. The leaked email from Serco chief executive Rupert Soames exposes the ruthless cynicism with which the Tories are risking our lives in pursuit of their goals.

Those responsible for delivering the track-and-trace app don’t expect it to be fully operational for “three to four months.” Yet a functional track-and-trace system is a prerequisite for relaxing lockdown – without one, authorities cannot hope to identify and isolate Covid-19...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-06-05 21:56
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