How the US could afford ‘Medic...

Oct 9, 2019 by

Health care is Americans’ number-one priority, based on recent polls, so it’s no wonder it’s been a hot topic in the Democratic primary.

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New Medicare for All Act sets ...

Feb 28, 2019 by

“This Medicare for All bill really makes it clear what we mean when we say ‘Medicare for All.’”

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How to build a Medicare-for-al...

Jan 28, 2019 by

Jacob Hacker explains Medicare for America.

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Why Down Under Comes Out on To...

Aug 11, 2017 by

[Translate] An Australian journalist wonders why Americans aren’t more upset about their lackluster health care. By Christine...

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Bill Moyers on NPR’s ‘Fresh Ai...

Aug 4, 2017 by

[Translate] For the Record Listen to the full interview with Terry Gross. billmoyers.com Earlier this week, Bill Moyers penned an...

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NOW’S THE TIME FOR MEDIC...

Jul 2, 2017 by

[Translate] By Robert Reich / RobertReich.org As Republicans in Congress move to repeal the Affordable Care Act, Democrats are moving...

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DESCENT INTO SECRECY: SENATE H...

Jun 18, 2017 by

[Translate] Democracy & Government In three decades of reporting, veteran health care reporter Julie Rovner has had a front-row...

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IS HEALTH CARE “THE MILI...

May 23, 2017 by

[Translate]   401(K) 2012 / CC BY-SA 2.0 American corporations would benefit from single-payer health care, so why do so few support...

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50 Terrible Ideas That Could B...

May 21, 2017 by

[Translate] Election 2016 The Republican Party platform lays out an agenda that could sail through Congress. By Steven Rosenfeld /...

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WE HAVE THE CHANCE NOW TO GO B...

Mar 23, 2017 by

[Translate]  By LeeAnn Hall, Campaign for America’s Future VIA TRUTHOUT.ORG    (Photo: Sasint) Update: On Thursday afternoon,...

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BREAKING: AARP PRESIDENT ISSUE...

Feb 14, 2017 by

[Translate] The Republican Party, and specifically Paul Ryan have no respect for seniors who helped this great country. Ryan and his...

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Robert Reich: The 3 Big Reason...

Jan 8, 2017 by

[Translate] Personal Health Without Obamacare, Republicans are left with zilch. By Robert Reich / Robert Reich’s Blog US...

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GINGRICH BRAGS THAT REPUBLICAN...

Dec 14, 2016 by

[Translate] It’s a “great effort to break out of the Franklin Delano Roosevelt model.” THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo “Every...

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GOP SUDDENLY A WEE BIT NERVOUS...

Dec 2, 2016 by

[Translate] Election 2016 Chuck Schumer: “We say to our Republicans who want to privatize Medicare, we say: go try it. Make our...

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FEDS ALLEGE $900 MILLION IN FA...

Jun 23, 2016 by

[Translate] Wonkblog   THE WASHINGTON POST By Carolyn Y. Johnson and Matt Zapotosky THE WASHINGTON POST   Attorney General Loretta...

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DRUG MAKERS SPEND BIG TO FIGHT...

Apr 25, 2016 by

[Translate]   By William D. Cohan GettyImages-56616392.jpg | Getty The industry is expected to pour $100 million into an effort to...

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10 Reasons Why Homelessness Is...

Apr 16, 2016 by

[Translate] Economy More Americans living in major cities are precariously close to homelessness. By Alex Henderson / AlterNet Photo...

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FIVE (OF THE MANY) WAYS THIS G...

Mar 24, 2016 by

[Translate] AMERICANS FOR A SAFE FUTURE Isaiah J. Poole Jasmine Tucker, senior research analyst at the National Priorities Project,...

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YOUR DOCTOR IS RIPPING YOU OFF...

Mar 22, 2016 by

[Translate] Investigation finds the more cash a physician receives from Big Pharma, the more expensive his or her prescriptions VIDEO...

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FIVE MYTHS ABOUT THE KOCH BROT...

Mar 10, 2016 by

[Translate] Money & Politics Democratic reformers need to know exactly what they are up against — now and likely for years to...

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THE POPULIST AGENDA IS AN ELEC...

Sep 1, 2015 by

[Translate]   Terrance Heath  AMERICANS FOR A SAFE FUTURE Whether you believe Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is an “electable”...

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Shock: Congress Plots to Pay f...

May 27, 2015 by

[Translate] News & Politics It’s a move that will result in deaths. By Gaius Publius / AlterNet It just doesn’t get...

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How to demolish the oligarchy ...

Apr 24, 2015 by

[Translate]  (Credit: CURAphotography via Shutterstock/Salon) Michael Lind   SALON.COM     “Equal rights for all, special privileges...

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The GOP Is Promoting War With ...

Mar 21, 2015 by

[Translate] By Bill Boyarsky   TRUTHDIG   Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, online center, reaches to shake hands with House...

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Every Treasured Progressive Re...

Nov 14, 2014 by

[Translate]   Economy   AlterNet / By Zaid Jilani But there is evidence that the American public is warming up to the term. Bernie...

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Channeling Bush, Obama Extends...

Mar 27, 2014 by

The Obama administration will announce…

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Poor Would Be First to Barrel ...

Dec 27, 2012 by

As President Obama bargains with the GOP to avoid going over the “fiscal cliff,” …

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Stories of the Elderly Remind ...

Dec 20, 2012 by

Altering the formula for Social Security payouts is not innocuous…

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6 Reasons the Fiscal Cliff is ...

Nov 23, 2012 by

The so-called “fiscal cliff” is a mechanism for rolling back Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.

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Wall Street’s Plan to Pu...

Nov 11, 2012 by

Through its lobbying group Third Way and media mouthpieces, Wall Street is determined to destroy the social safety net.

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