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Soaring college costs force many to go without food or seek government assistance. more

Aug 16, 2017 2:36 PM Public School Shakedown 1 Comments

Now along comes Pruitt, proclaiming that Superfund is his priority. As the “mother of Superfund,” as I am sometimes called, I should be thrilled. Instead, I’m terrified. more

Aug 3, 2017 3:22 PM Op-Eds

While the Donald Trump/Russia debacle sucks up media attention let’s not forget about legislation that could, um, kill people. more

May 18, 2017 11:09 AM Multimedia

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Charlotte Cooper

Trump and the Republicans have been busy restricting women's access to healthcare. Time to get to work shutting them down. more

May 12, 2017 3:00 PM Dispatches

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Physicians for a National Health Program

Doctors from the National Health Program and National Physicians Alliance merged with the health care demonstrators and the Occupy Wall Street protest to form a group under the banner of "Healthcare for the 99%" to protest corporate greed. more

May 9, 2017 4:28 PM Multimedia

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Helen Cook

Had I been duped by liberal propaganda about the benefits of the air we breathe? more

May 8, 2017 3:58 PM Dispatches

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Matt Northam

All over the country Americans watched with disgust as the House Republicans rammed through their latest plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act. In its broad outlines, the American Health Care Act is a transfer of wealth from the poor to the rich. more

May 5, 2017 2:46 PM Dispatches

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Adventure Jay

The Order on "Promoting Free Speech and Religious Liberty," signed in the Rose Garden on National Prayer Day, effectively opens the door for employers to impose their religious beliefs on their employees. Where's the freedom in that? more

May 4, 2017 2:55 PM Dispatches

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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

Ben Palmquist argues it’s time to turn down the Washington rhetoric, tune into our friends and neighbors, and get to work. more

Apr 6, 2017 4:34 PM Op-Eds

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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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Pixabay

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

The American Health Care Act helps the millionaires while hurting millions. more

Mar 21, 2017 12:00 AM Op-Eds

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