Jon Queally, staff writer
More than two thousand physicians published an open letter to the American public, prescribing single-payer Medicare for All, in a full-page ad in The New York Times that will run in the print edition on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. On Monday, in a separate but related move, the American College of Physicians (ACP), a national organization representing 159,000 internists, officially endorsed single-payer Medicare for All reform. The ACP is the largest medical specialty society and second-largest physician gro
"Major changes are needed," declares the 159,000-member American College of Physicians, "to a system that costs too much, leaves too many behind, and delivers too little."
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
New York Times building
The newspaper's endorsement of both Warren and Klobuchar, said one critic,...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is shoved back by Mississippi patrolmen during the 1966 March Against Fear from Memphis to Jackson
King "saw racial injustice, economic injustice, and war as three of the world's...


Amidst dispiriting times, we pay tribute to the ever-radical Martin Luther King Jr. and his fervent call to end the "withering injustice" endured by African-Americans, from economic inequity to police brutality. King often decried those urging black people to staidly wait for their freedom "when this 'Wait' has almost always meant never" - or, in the case of newly released Del Africa, the 8th of nine long-incarcerated Black Liberation MOVE members, a harrowing 42 years.

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