Tag Archives: Obamacare

David Rosen | Inequality: Trump’s Challenge, Trump’s Failure?

Forbes [magazine] noted that “the results are not pretty.”

Greg Palast | Billionaires vs. Billionaires: How TrumpCare’s Defeat Was Actually a Victory for the Koch Brothers

The Kochs pocket billions while we fry: burning the Canadian tar sands reserve will, all by itself, raise the temperature of the entire planet by 0.7 degrees Fahrenheit.

Chris Hedges | The Feuding Kleptocrats

When we are not being amused by these debates among corporate lackeys we listen to retired generals, all making six-figure incomes from the weapons industry, selling the public on the imperative of endless war and endless arms purchases.

AP Poll: Police Killings of Blacks Voted Top Story of 2014

List of top 10 stories, in order.

In a year crowded with dramatic and often wrenching news developments around the world, the No. 2 story was the devastating outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, followed by the conflict in Iraq and Syria fueled by the brutal actions of Islamic State militants.

Cartoon: Eruption of Political Fear Mongering

Monte Wolverton, Cagle Cartoon Posted on Nov 3, 2014  Truthdig.com

▶ Mark Fiore Cartoon: ObamaCare Job Killers!

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Nygaard Notes> Number 510, Health Care and PR, War

Nygaard Notes Independent Periodic News and Analysis Number 510, July 11, 2012  On the Web at http://www.nygaardnotes.org/ ****** 1.  “Quote” of the Week: “We live in a propaganda society.” 2.  Health Care and Public Relations 3.  Strategy, War, and Health Care ****** 1. “Quote” of the Week: “We live in a propaganda society.” Chip Berlet, […]

Chris Hedges> America’s Superficial Health Care Debate Silences Single-Payer Supporters

America’s Superficial Health Care Debate Silences Single-Payer Supporters Monday, 09 April 2012 10:06By Chris Hedges, Truthdig | News Analysis Georgetown University law students wait in line for admission tickets to view oral arguments on the constitutionality of the health care law, outside the Supreme Court in Washington, March 27, 2012. (Photo: Luke Sharrett / The New York Times) […]