Biden’s Health Plan Shifts Even More Public Dollars Into Private Hands

By Margaret Flowers, Truthout. -

As the American Rescue Plan (ARP) winds its way through Congress, some progressives are hailing its health provisions as the greatest expansion of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in 10 years, while [...]

In A Crisis, A Compromise Solution Is Worse Than No Solution At All

By Ted Rall, Counterpunch. -

The raging argument on the left between progressives who argue for radical change and centrists who advocate incrementalism is hardly new. Nearly a century ago, progressive titan and Wisconsin [...]

Beyond COVID-19: The Power Struggle Over Alternatives For Health Care Reform

By John Geyman, Counterpunch. -

Today we face the COVID-19 pandemic, with its resultant economic downturn and systemic racism—the triple crises that have exposed the serious problems of U. S. health care. It is now obvious to [...]

Health Care For Millions On The Line

By Hajira Hasghar, Liberation News. -

Oral arguments began in the case California v. Texas this week, just days after the confirmation of Trump-appointed justice Amy Coney Barrett. For the third time in the past 10 years, Republicans [...]

Supreme Court Challenge To ACA Highlights Why We Need Medicare For All

By Margaret Flowers, Truthout. -

Once again, the fate of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the health law passed under the Obama administration in 2010, will be in the hands of the Supreme Court. The court heard oral arguments in [...]

Protesters Rise Up To Block Health Care Repeal

By Margaret Flowers, www.popularresistance.org -

By Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. Washington, DC - With the September 30 deadline for the budget reconciliation process looming, Senate Republicans attempted once again to repeal and [...]

Newsletter: Is Health Care A Commodity Or Right?

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. With just a week left before Congress' budget reconciliation process ends, the Senate is once again peddling a poorly-thought out plan to repeal and replace [...]

‘Obscene’: 70 Top Healthcare CEOs Raked In $9.8 Billion Since 2010

By Jake Johnson, www.commondreams.org -

By Jake Johnson for Common Dreams - While the Senate GOP's plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has been denounced as potentially devastating to the poor, the sick, women, people of [...]

Time To Fight Health-Care Monopolization

By Phillip Longman, www.democracyjournal.org -

By Phillip Longman for Democracy Journal - Compared to the discourse in the other party’s nomination process, the debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders over health-care reform may [...]

Yes, We Can Fix The ACA…Nobody’s Talking About This

By Margaret Flowers, www.healthoverprofit.org -

By Margaret Flowers for Health Over Profit. The Republicans are seeking a way to keep their promise to repeal and replace the ACA, but they are finding that this is not very easy to do. There are [...]

Obama’s $400,000 Speech Shows Depth Of Corruption

By Kevin Zeese, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. Former President Obama seems to be cashing in or receiving a payoff for his policies as president. He will be receiving a $400,000 payment from a mid-size [...]

Newsletter: Build On The Victory Of Stopping RyanCare

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. The failure of the Republican Party to pass the American Health Care Act (AHCA) is a major victory for the movement. It was a [...]

Obamacare Meeting Bends Toward Single Payer Solution

By Jon Kelvey, www.healthoverprofit.org" -

By Jon Kelvey for the Carroll County Times. But even Hahn, who enthusiastically supported the health care law, said there were problems that needed to be addressed, such as what navigators called [...]

Communities Plagued By Uninsurance Also Suffer From Breakdowns In Trust

By Tara McKay, www.theconversation.com -

By Tara McKay for The Conversation - Dismantling the Affordable Care Act (ACA) without a replacement plan is projected to increase the nation’s uninsured population by 18 million in the first [...]

Sanctuary Cities Are Safe, Thanks to Conservatives

By Noah Feldman, www.bloomberg.com -

By Noah Feldman for Bloomberg. President-elect Donald Trump says he will make “sanctuary cities” help deport immigrants by taking away their federal funding if they don’t change their policies. [...]

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