Ashar Foley

Ashar Foley is currently a (remote) lecturer of Cinema and Media at Fordham University in New York City. This op-ed was distributed by OtherWords.org.

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Avoiding the doctor for fear of the cost is bad in the best of times, disastrous in a crisis like COVID-19, and unheard of in places with single-payer care. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Coronavirus Proves It: We Need Medicare For All
For decades, critics of single-payer health care have raised the menace of rationed care, long waits, and “death panels.” Now, in our collective national effort to “flatten the curve” — to slow the spread of coronavirus to prevent hospitals from being overwhelmed — we are seeing all three of these...
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