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'Other States Will Soon Follow': Iowa Supreme Court Deals Blow to Abortion Rights

Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal renewed her call for the U.S. Senate to "end the filibuster and codify Roe v. Wade."

Jessica Corbett ·


US For-Profit Health System Is a Mass Killer

We could stop murdering our own population en masse by adopting a single-payer healthcare.

Richard Eskow ·


'Barbaric' System Saddles Over 100 Million in US With Healthcare Debt

"Debt is no longer just a bug in our system," said one physician in response to a new investigation. "It is one of the main products."

Jake Johnson ·


'Absolutely Terrifying': Criminal Defense Attorneys Warn About Impacts of Roe Reversal

The head of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers said exposing people to new criminal penalties for abortions "opens up the floodgates to overcriminalization and mass incarceration."

Jessica Corbett ·


How Many Billions in Profit Is It Worth to Kill 212,000 Americans a Year?

If saving trillions of dollars and millions of lives isn't enough to end political bribery in America, what will it take?

Thom Hartmann ·


5 Reasons We Need a National Organization to Energize the Fight for Single Payer

Health care is a national crisis that requires a national solution.

Judy Albert ·


'Unbelievable': Half of New Drugs Launched in 2020-2021 Cost $150,000 or More Per Year

"Big Pharma's yearly price hikes have pushed already sky-high drug prices into the stratosphere," said one advocacy group.

Jake Johnson ·


Dear Member of Congress: Lower Drug Prices Now or Lose Your Job

As we get closer to the midterm elections, voters across the country will remember the records of every other elected official who answered to Big Pharma and not the people.

Laura Packard ·


South Dakotans Crush GOP Effort to Preemptively Sabotage Medicaid Expansion Vote

The state's voters overwhelmingly rejected a Republican constitutional amendment that would have required a 60% supermajority to approve ballot initiatives.

Jake Johnson ·


With Reproductive Rights Under Threat, Dems Introduce 'Free the Pill' Bill

Noting attacks by judges and state lawmakers, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley declared that "we must use every tool available to protect reproductive healthcare and affirm it as the fundamental human right that it is."

Jessica Corbett ·

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