RSS

Healthcare

Planned Parenthood.jpg

Lorie Shaull

This is a moment anti-choice politicians and activists have been working toward for years. With Kavanaugh on the Supreme Court, state-level activism will be front-and-center for protecting reproductive rights in 2019. Read more

Dispatches

26092124334_35088b3691_k.jpg

Mike Mozart

CVS’s recent merger will reduce competition among pharmacies significantly Read more

Op-Eds

ErvinImage.jpg

Ted Eytan/Creative Commons

Not every public protest will entice change, but that doesn't mean our efforts are futile. Read more

Magazine

Trump voters in swing states say they want populist reforms, and have enacted progressive change via ballot initiatives Read more

Magazine

32267489654_e675a1ef9d_h.jpg

Ted Eytan

Unless candidates tell us how they’re going to pay for their healthcare promises, we better not believe them. Read more

Dispatches

unwelcome.gif

Claire VanValkenburg

Now Trump will be able to say maybe he didn’t build that wall, but he did build a bureaucratic barbed wire fence that keeps out the lazy “public charges.” Read more

Dispatches

8618841001_714e3f949b_o.jpg

Boston Public Library

“Many liberals and progressives who don’t buy the propaganda about climate, or about education, buy the propaganda about the VA.” Read more

Dispatches 3 Comments

Arbitration agreements with medical facilities are all the rage these days. We’ve probably all signed them, whether we know it or not. Read more

Dispatches

The West Virginia teachers won a raise, but the biggest fight, says Rebecca Diamond, teacher and member of the American Federation of Teachers-West Virginia, is still ongoing. Read more

Dispatches

breastfeeding.jpg

Noah Flora

Nipplegate has a long history in the Global South. Read more

Dispatches

35153038060_7daa429082_k.jpg

Molly Adams

This week was the 53rd anniversary of Medicare, created in the middle of the social agitation of the 1960s. Benjamin Day of Healthcare-NOW! talks about how today, we are in the middle of similar upheaval. Read more

Dispatches

Screen Shot 2018-09-10 at 7.37.06 AM.png

Max Pixel

“I’m searching in vain for an antonym for the word ‘refugee.’ I need that word to characterize people, myself included, who feel compelled to stay in their states.” Read more

Magazine 1 Comments

Employers are still dumping workers for using pot, even where it's legal. Read more

Magazine

amazonpills2.jpg

Pixabay

A new team of billionaires, led by a prominent surgeon and storyteller, has plans for our health care system. Read more

Dispatches 1 Comments

Scher_DIAN3 (1).jpg

Laura Franco

The Trump team wants to make it easier for health providers to refuse care because of their religious beliefs. Read more

Magazine

130204-F-KN424-073

USAF

The President’s plan leaves more Americans getting sick and more dying too young. He’s letting drug-makers get away with murder. Read more

Dispatches

Susan Pepe with Enijaah #1.JPG

Stephen Reid

Community health centers offer a safety net plus a whole lot more, pioneering creative and practical health and wellness programs that really make a difference. Are they in danger? Read more

Magazine

"We've got to help people understand that these puppets have strings, man, and that we're being manipulated." Read more

Dispatches 1 Comments

Screen Shot 2018-03-13 at 4.57.04 PM.png

YouTube

Ady Barkan became a household name for speaking out during the fight for the Affordable Care Act and then against the GOP tax cut bill, which threatens healthcare programs. He's got a lot more things to say. Read more

Dispatches

Tennessee officials just barred citizens from carrying homemade signs in the state legislature, where they are allowed to bring loaded guns... Read more

Magazine

Ad-SubandCalendar-300x375

GiveTheProgressive-HolidayButton

Ad-Annual-300x100