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Chip Thomas

For thirty years, Chip Thomas has worked as a doctor in the Painted Desert region. He's also an artist, committed to sharing the stories and concerns of the Navajo people he works with. Take a look. more

Apr 11, 2017 2:48 PM Dispatches

He was raised a Baptist and became born again as a teenager. Now he works providing abortions in the Deep South because, as he puts it, "is it right for me, as a Christian, to refuse to do them?" more

Apr 11, 2017 12:59 PM Dispatches

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Courtesy of Eesha Pandit

“It is hard to over-emphasize how dire it is to have politicians messing around with healthcare that is actually life and death.” more

Apr 3, 2017 5:49 PM Multimedia

Just about every state harbors an active and organized grassroots campaign for universal health care, and state campaigns have already achieved significant success. more

Apr 3, 2017 5:23 PM Dispatches

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Pervasive problems, both for those with private insurance and the twenty-eight million Americans still lacking coverage even with the ACA’s help, explain the hunger for reform. more

Apr 3, 2017 4:39 PM Dispatches

Amid the onslaught of new revelations, executive orders and back room deals, important stories are no doubt falling by the wayside. more

Mar 30, 2017 8:52 AM Multimedia

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Sarah Hopefl

The current kerfuffle among Republicans trying to reverse the ACA’s gains reveals that many Americans actually like having health care. more

Mar 24, 2017 1:23 PM Dispatches

The best way to make a piece of legislation bulletproof is to name it after a child, especially a disabled child. more

Mar 24, 2017 9:42 AM Dispatches 1 Comments

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MANYBITS

The Republicans are after Planned Parenthood again, and basic health care access for our most vulnerable citizens is at stake. more

Mar 23, 2017 8:41 PM Dispatches

Ryan’s American Health Care Act is a grotesque, stitched-together, rightwing monster, offering staggering tax breaks for America’s very richest citizens while stripping health-care coverage for tens of millions of Americans in desperate need. more

Mar 20, 2017 3:04 PM Dispatches

To understand the magnitude of Donald Trump’s distorted priorities, we compared Pentagon spending with domestic programs he wants to cut. Pentagon "waste” alone dwarfs all other agency spending. Take a look. more

Mar 17, 2017 4:32 PM Dispatches

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Simply defending the ACA won't be enough without understanding the human need and the ways in which the system has already left many out. more

Mar 10, 2017 10:35 AM Multimedia

Like Obamacare but with half the ingredients and twice the cruelty. more

Mar 10, 2017 12:00 AM Multimedia

Republicans say they just want to make people more responsible for their own health care. Take inventory of your vital organs. Are some more vital than others? more

Mar 9, 2017 12:22 PM Dispatches 2 Comments

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Sage Ross

People are making trouble for Republican members of Congress who seek to repeal the Affordable Care Act. more

Mar 1, 2017 2:03 PM Dispatches

New tests hold promise. But without careful validation of their safety and effectiveness by folks who don't have a financial stake in their use, how will people distinguish hype from real evidence? more

Feb 22, 2017 11:56 PM Magazine

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Edward Kimmel

Progressives take the fight to the right: Elizabeth Warren is off the Senate floor but all over social media, Bernie Sanders takes on Ted Cruz over healthcare, and Mark Pocan leads the Congressional Progressive Caucus. more

Feb 9, 2017 4:24 PM Dispatches

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Gage Skidmore

The GOP strategy endangers the program’s most vulnerable recipients—by passing the buck to the states. So clever! more

Feb 9, 2017 11:14 AM Dispatches

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Jennifer Towne

From the ground of Chicago’s rally, there was no end in sight to the crowd. more

Jan 23, 2017 11:43 AM Dispatches

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