Scheer Intelligence: Does Medicare For All Await Us At The End Of This Viral Massacre?

By Robert Scheer, Popular Resistance. -

The coronavirus pandemic has revealed a number of fatal flaws in the ways the United States operates that all link back to capitalism. Perhaps the most egregious, however, is the country’s [...]

Build The General Strike Movement To Change The World

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

Now that May Day is behind us, we must build the General Strike campaign. The next strike day, June 1, should be the culmination of a month of working toward the day of action.  This is the [...]

The COVID-19 Pandemic Exposes Deep Flaws In America’s Broken Healthcare System

By Margaret Flowers, RT. -

When it comes to the number of Covid-19 cases and deaths, the United States is off the charts compared to other countries. Although the USA comprises five percent of the global population, 32 [...]

Biden Dismisses Democratic Party Base’s Support For Medicare For All

By Bill Bianchi and Laura Christenson-Garcia, Popular Resistance. -

We often hear criticism of Donald Trump for, among other faults, his overwhelming Olympian arrogance, which drives millions of Democrats to pray daily for an end to his presidency.  But on the [...]

National Health Care Day Of Action April 15

By Chris Brooks, Labor Notes. -

We are health care workers on the front lines of the pandemic. Please support our National Day of Action on Tax Day, April 15, to tell the world that #TheSystemIsBroken and demand that we [...]

Nearly 5 Million Lost Health Coverage In The Past Three Weeks

By Physicians for a National Health Program. -

4,805,894 American workers and their dependents have lost health insurance coverage in the past three weeks, according to a new estimate by researchers at The City of New York’s Hunter College [...]

On The Front Line Of COVID-19: Doctor Calls For System Change

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

New York is the area hardest hit by the coronavirus currently in the United States with over 60,000 cases and over 1,000 deaths, ranking it as the sixth highest number of cases in the world. The [...]

Vets Say We Need A Strong VA To Combat Coronavirus And Win Medicare For All

By Candice Bernd, Truthout.org -

The Department of Veterans Affairs serves as a backup health care system in a national health emergency. Not many know about the Department of Veterans Affairs’s (VA) so-called “fourth [...]

The US Is Not Prepared For Coronavirus; We Need To Take Action

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The coronavirus (COVID-19) is in its very early stages in the United States so it is too early to predict its full impacts. The World Health Organization reports that COVID-19 has stricken more [...]

Democrats Team Up With Trump To Maintain Disastrous Healthcare System

By Mike Pappas, Left Voice. -

On Tuesday, February 4, Donald Trump delivered his third State of the Union (SOTU) address. As expected, it was filled with contradictions, falsehoods, and distortions. Among other things, Trump [...]

Review Of 22 Studies All Agree Medicare For All Less Expensive Than Insurance-System

By Laura Kurtzman, Ucsf.edu -

A single-payer healthcare system would save money over time, likely even during the first year of operation, according to nearly two dozen analyses of national and statewide single payer [...]

What Medicare For All Really Looks Like

By Caitlin Kelly, Prospect.org -

He spends long days navigating Toronto’s miserable traffic, finding whatever’s needed for his work as a freelance production designer for film and commercials. It’s demanding physical labor, with [...]

Can Now Really Be The Best Time To Be Alive?

By George Lakey and Yotam Marom, Waging Nonviolence. -

Whenever I muster the courage to stop and think about it, I feel pretty unlucky to be alive at this time. I wake up with the sense that we might have a chance to overcome the many political, [...]

‘All I Want For Christmas Is A Chance To Live’

By The Backbone Campaign, Popular Resistance. -

CareFirst has denied cancer patient and Annapolis resident Phil Ateto access to life saving drugs. The Chicago-based medical insurance company is superseding the wishes of Phil’s oncology team.  [...]

Insurance Companies Are Spending Millions On Attack Ads Against Medicare For All

By Alan Macleod, Mintpressnews.com -

The privatized, for-profit healthcare industry is close to panicking over the prospect of a nationalized system along the lines of other advanced countries. Healthcare corporations are spending [...]