Margaret Flowers: Given that states are not able to achieve pure single payer systems, states take a risk when they label themselves single payer or Medicare for All.
Lorraine Payette: Instead of accusing the victims, instead of imposing your will on others, put your bodies where your opposition sits and volunteer to become a surrogate.
Rosemary Jenkins: What we have at the Adat Shalom Board and Care facility is a deliberate policy to disregard the rights of its employees, often literally stealing from them to the detriment of quality care for the patients there.
Caitlin Hoff: Currently, with lax government regulations and little incentive to change, drugmakers continue to strive for greater revenue, regardless of the lives at stake
Margaret Flowers: NIMA would take the national infrastructure created by Medicare and use it for a new system that is comprehensive in coverage, including long term care, and doesn’t require co-pays or deductibles.
Ben Chapman: One thing that everybody can do to help people with mental health problems is to challenge the stigma surrounding them.
Lance Simmens: Today there are nearly 66 million people who have left their homes due to conflict, violence, persecution and human rights violations. That number has doubled in the past decade alone and is expected to continue to increase exponentially in the years to come.
Lee Ralph: The most significant impact on sexual healthcare likely to stem from the scrapping of Obamacare concerns the withdrawal of federal funding for Planned Parenthood.
few weekends ago, I joined a group organized by the California Nurses Association to promote SB562: Healthcare for All. The basic idea seemed a good one. We would get a bunch of volunteers together and they would knock on doors in a designated community. The message to those who answered the knock was about SB562 […]
Sharon Kyle: For several years, these toxins had been seeping into Irene’s system, causing irreparable damage to vital organs such as the liver and kidneys and destroying surrounding bone and tissue.
Berry Craig: Social Darwinists demonized unions. Trump prefers “right to work” states. Paul introduced a national “right to work” bill, though it’s evidently going nowhere.
Joe Mathews: California’s newest litmus test requires support of government healthcare—or else
Steve Hochstadt: Price’s luxury travel is the visible tip of the iceberg of the wider corruption of values and morality of those in power.