The Contents Of the New Medicare for All Bill

The Contents Of the New Medicare for All Bill

Senator Sanders released his updated Medicare-for-all bill yesterday. Below is a simple summary of the general contents of the proposal. Coverage Areas The bill requires coverage of hospital services, ambulatory patient services, primary and preventive services, prescription drugs, medical devices, mental health services, substance abuse services, laboratory and diagnostic services, reproductive care, maternity care, newborn care, pediatrics,Read more about The Contents Of the New Medicare for All Bill[…]

Editorial: We Need Medicare for All

Editorial: We Need Medicare for All

Medicare for All is seriously being discussed by Americans and it’s about time. For decades, thanks to propaganda and scare campaigns from the for-profit health insurance industry, right-wing and neoliberal organizations, and the mainstream media that enables them, the idea of a single-payer health care system in America was viewed as off limits and “radical.”Read more about Editorial: We Need Medicare for All[…]

How Florida’s Native Americans Predicted and Survived Hurricanes

How Florida’s Native Americans Predicted and Survived Hurricanes

In the 1700s, American colonists had displaced Native American tribes from their homeland in northern Florida and southern Georgia, pushing the Seminole and Miccosukee tribes to South Florida. The Seminole Wars raged on in the 1800s as they fought back against President Andrew Jackson’s genocidal efforts to relocate Native Americans to territory west of the MississippiRead more about How Florida’s Native Americans Predicted and Survived Hurricanes[…]