Our Health Care Racket

Our Health Care Racket

The purpose of America’s health care industry is to provide cozy income to the few at the top while abusing the poorly paid health aides at the bottom and consigning vast swaths of the population to inadequate care.

Big Corporation, Tiny Heart

Big Corporation, Tiny Heart

Walmart is displaying its incredibly shriveled ethical center by whacking the already meager health care benefits that hundreds of thousands of its workers count on.

Tax Wall Street to Heal America

Tax Wall Street to Heal America

The nation’s nurses are calling for a tax on financial transactions to begin raising the revenue needed to fix the nation’s growing social crisis.

The New Caregiving Movement

The New Caregiving Movement

With Medicare and Medicaid on the chopping block at the state and federal levels, the crisis for seniors and people with disabilities is becoming as urgent as the crisis facing the workers who are caring for them.

Stay Healthy

There are a thousand ways to die and every one of them has a lobbyist working for it in Washington. You are the only lobbyist working for No. 1.

Dr. Toughlove

Dr. Toughlove

Speaking of death panels, check out the GOP Medicare reform plan.

Game Changers in Global AIDS Fight

Game Changers in Global AIDS Fight

On the 30th anniversary of the first reported case of AIDS, we may just have turned the corner on battling the disease — if we commit the resources.

The Abortion War Cranks Up

Reducing abortion rates requires better sex education and more access to contraception, but many states aren’t on board.