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BMA in the news A selection of our most current media coverage, highlighting the BMA's work protecting doctors. 
Inside Kabul: fighting for care
Inside Kabul: fighting for care A doctor in Kabul, in hiding from the Taliban, speaks of his country’s devastated health service, and the daily struggle for security
A fight for fairness: beating racial discrimination
A fight for fairness: beating racial discrimination Surgeon Omer Karim suffered years of turmoil when the GMC racially discriminated against him. The BMA, supporting Mr Karim, says it is time for the GMC to accept independent scrutiny
The Doctor, September 2021, issue 35
The Doctor, September 2021, issue 35 Read the latest issue of The Doctor magazine online
On the ground: quarantine relief
On the ground: quarantine relief An employer’s lack of flexibility with leave entitlements has highlighted the need for compassion with staff whose family may live thousands of miles away
Defences under strain
Defences under strain Health protection teams were the first line of defence against COVID. Doctors say that, after years of funding and staffing cuts, the specialty must at last be put on a firm footing
Fighting back: the struggle with anti-vaxxers
Fighting back: the struggle with anti-vaxxers Doctors trying to save lives by promoting the benefits of the COVID vaccines are being subject to online vitriol. Tim Tonkin reports on those who are undeterred, and hears about a network of volunteers who support doctors under attack