“It Was About The Insurance Fix”

By Meagan Day, Jacobinmag.com -

On Friday, hundreds of striking teachers flooded the foyer of the West Virginia capitol building in Charleston. Holding signs that read “Whose side are you on?” they voted to occupy the building [...]

Spring 2018 Single Payer Action Camp

By Margaret Flowers, Health Over Profit. -

Health Over Profit for Everyone, in partnership with the Backbone Campaign, is offering the first Single Payer Action Camp to build participant's skills in strategy, messaging and direct action [...]

Viral Video Of Hospital Dumping Woman Into Freezing Cold Stirs Demand For ‘Medicare for All’

By Jake Johnson, commondreams.org -

Baraka's video soon sparked national headlines and widespread outrage, with many noting that "patient dumping" is a pervasive and under-discussed product of a system that does not guarantee [...]

Does The Gig Economy Mean It’s Time For Medicare-For-All?

By Charlie Simmons, www.mercurynews.com -

By Charlie Simmons for The Mercury News - Silicon Valley is the engine of the rapidly growing gig-economy. Consumers love the convenience of having goods and services delivered right to their [...]

Single Payer Movement Has Transformed The Healthcare Fight

By Theo Anderson, www.inthesetimes.com -

By Theo Anderson for In These Times. The grassroots fight for single payer, championed by Bernie Sanders, has thoroughly reframed the healthcare debate over the past year. That became clear [...]

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 [...]

Celebrate Medicare’s Anniversary: Join Call For Single Payer

By Health Over Profit for Everyone, www.healthoverprofit.org -

By Health Over Profit. Medicare’s 52nd anniversary takes place on July 30, at the beginning of the August Congressional Recess. Actions are being planned across the country to celebrate and call [...]

Democratic ‘Resistance Summer’ Becomes Protest Against Democrats

By Lauren Steiner, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Lauren Steiner for the Robust Opposition. The Democratic Party has called for a "Resistance Summer" to protest against Donald Trump. They are planning to hold events all over the country. This [...]

Sen. Sanders Has His Health Priorities Backwards

By Margaret Flowers, www.healthoverprofit.org -

By Margaret Flowers for Health Over Profit. We thought that Senator Sanders was on track to introduce and advocate for a national improved Medicare for All bill, but Tuesday he stated publicly [...]

Newsletter – Positive Actions You Can Take This Summer

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. This week, we look at some of the current struggles in the United States and ways that you can get involved this summer. From [...]

Hunger Games And Hospitals: The Crisis Of Medical Crowdfunding

By Brittany Shannahan, www.hchrmd.org -

By Brittany Shannahan for Health Care is a Human Right Maryland. As of the time of writing, a GoFundMe campaign to raise $300,000 for the medical expenses of Micah Fletcher has nearly reached its [...]

Newsletter: The State Of The Union And Movement

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

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. The United States is a failing empire: the domestic economy has fallen to a level equivalent to a developing nation for most of us while the stock markets, [...]

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 [...]

Republicans Postpone Vote On ACA Replacement

By Kevin Zeese, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. The Republican Party is finding out you cannot solve the US healthcare crisis with an insurance-based market approach. Healthcare is a human necessity and [...]

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