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Healthcare



Happy Birthday, Medicare: You Showed That Public, Universal Health Insurance Is Superior

We must immediately end our moral crime of having the greatest health system in the world, but only for those who can afford it.

F. Douglas Stephenson ·


Congress Should Ensure a Better Medicare

A low out-of-pocket cap in Medicare would save lives and help millions of lower and middle-income people with Medicare who are skipping needed care.

Bill Kadereit ·


UN Experts Warn US Sanctions Endangering Lives of Venezuelan Cancer Patients

The United States' attempt "to control the political agenda of Venezuela has had devastating consequences for hundreds of people undergoing treatment."

Kenny Stancil ·


Billionaire Space Race: The Ultimate Symbol of Flawed Capitalism

Despite overwhelming evidence that relentless expansion is undermining nature and driving us towards a devastating climate emergency, the "fairytales of eternal growth" still reign supreme.

Tim Jackson ·


'Profiteering Healthcare System' Blamed as US Medical Debt Surges to $140 Billion

One critic said the new estimate of medical debt in collections shows the for-profit healthcare system is "working just the way the corporate price gougers want it to."

Jake Johnson ·


Decaying Democracy and the Deadly Lag

Lag time is another phrase for the "democracy gap." It is the space between what most of the people want and need, and what those same passive people suffer and tolerate.

Ralph Nader ·


Ocasio-Cortez: 'House Progressives Are Standing Up' for Infrastructure Plan Prioritizing Care, Climate

"If Sen. Manchin and the rest of the Senate approve the 'reconciliation bill' then we will approve their bipartisan bill. But if they try to strip immigration reform, child care, climate action, etc., then we're at an impasse," said the New York Democrat.

Kenny Stancil ·


Including Environmental and Health Costs, True Price of Food Is 3 Times What Americans Pay, Report Finds

The report reveals "an immense opportunity to invest in the food system so that it brings future returns while serving both people and the planet," said the Rockefeller Foundation.

Julia Conley ·


Democrats Have An Historic Opportunity To Advance FDR's Vision For Universal, Guaranteed Health Care

Now is the moment to walk the walk, to add action to the rhetoric.

Nancy J. Altman ·


Texas Sued Over Law Enabling Harassment by Anti-Choice 'Vigilantes'

"If this oppressive law takes effect, it will decimate abortion access in Texas—and that's exactly what it is designed to do."

Jessica Corbett ·

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