Many of us grew up with the soothing slogan of Johnson & Johnson’s signature baby shampoo: #NoMoreTears.
It's a reminder of happy babies and bubbly bath times. Yet behind this cuddly image, Johnson & Johnson (J&J) is responsible for the suffering and loss of thousands of people affected by tuberculosis (TB).
Instead of #NoMoreTears, we witness tragedies every day in families and communities where TB has a grip. By setting the price of a lifesaving drug bedaquiline too high, J&J is, in effect, withholding the miracle of a cure from thousands of people living with TB.
Now, it’s time to speak truth to power