by Jim Hoft
I was recently asked on a radio interview who is
really in control of things: government or
I answered, "Technocrats" and this reports clearly
demonstrates why. Governments bow low to Big Pharma,
Big Tech and Big Corp. Bureaucrats and elected
officials who think they are in control are simply
Bullies and Blackmails
forced to make
WION Gravitas, a popular prime-time
show in India that brings viewers news and discussions on concurrent
issues and across the globe, exposed in a recent episode how Pfizer
bullies and blackmails countries for shots and took a hard line in
the push for profit.
A non-profit organization called Public Citizen obtained a
confidential unredacted Pfizer contract of some of its negotiations.
The contracts show how Pfizer can stop countries from speaking about
its contracts, block vaccine donations, unilaterally change delivery
schedules and demand public assets as collateral.
offer a rare glimpse into the power one pharmaceutical
corporation has gained to silence governments, throttle supply,
shift risk and maximize profits in the worst public health
crisis in a century," Public
The table below is
an example of the countries where Pfizer has contracts.
Palki Sharma Upadhyay said that desperate countries are being forced
to make humiliating concessions to Pfizer. They found out some
Below are the 6 key
points on the Pfizer contracts that were revealed.
Pfizer Reserves the Right to Silence Governments
silencing the governments through its contracts. It has
forced countries not to talk about the deals they strike for
Pfizer Controls Distribution of Shots
controls the donations of the shots, not the country that
buys them. Pfizer will decide where the shots go.
Pfizer Secured an "IP Waiver" for Itself
is accused of intellectual property theft, governments will
pay not the company.
Private Arbitrators, not Public Courts, Decide Disputes in
are disputes, private arbitrators and not public courts will
decide on them
Pfizer Can Go After State Assets
go after state assets to secure its compensation.
Pfizer Calls the Shots on Key Decisions
decides delivery timeline and more.
You can read the
in-depth analysis on each bullet below, or view the full report here...
Contract Draft, ("Albania Draft Contract"), (Jan. 6 2021)
The final provisions of the agreement may have differed from
this draft. However, given similarities between this draft
and the other reviewed agreements, we believe the
modifications, if any, were likely not substantial. The
contract was first leaked on Twitter, and then shared widely
in the press.
Contract ("Brazil Contract"), (March 15 2021)
The contract was leaked online and later covered by The
Guardian in August. See e.g.,
Contract ("Colombia Contract"), (Feb. 2 2021),
The contract was leaked in the Colombian Media in August.
https://tinyurl.com/4vswvrz4. It is currently referenced
in the UNICEF Vaccine Market Dashboard.
Contract ("Chile Contract") (Dec. 1 2021),
A Chilean transparency initiative published a redacted
version of the contract.
Dominican Republic-Pfizer Contract ("D.R. Contract")
(Oct. 29 2020),
https://www.keionline.org/35485. Knowledge Ecology
International obtained the contract through a freedom of
information law request.
Commission-Pfizer Contract ("E.C. Contract") (Nov. 20
https://tinyurl.com/3bph89wy. The Italian public
broadcaster RAI published the EC Contract in April.
Contract ("Peru Contract") (Sept. 17 2020),
https://tinyurl.com/y2ap74xz. The Bureau of
Investigative Journalism published the contract.
States-Pfizer Contract ("U.S. Contract") (July 21 2020),
https://tinyurl.com/4k5j7d5u. The contract is available
on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services website.
Kingdom-Pfizer Contract ("U.K Contract") (Oct. 10 2020),
https://tinyurl.com/ym4pk3tw. This likely is the definitive
agreement that follows on from initial agreement announced
in July. The contract is available on the U.K government