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Medicare for all should be a reality today

From the Left / Amy Goodman /

"People with low or moderate incomes do not get the same medical attention as those with high incomes. The poor have more sickness, but they get less medical care," so said the president of the United States in a message to Congress.

No, that wasn't President Donald Trump in 2020. It was President Harry Truman in 1945, laying out his plan for a...Read more

It's time to end the primacy of primaries so white

From the Left / Amy Goodman /

The Iowa caucuses are monumentally important in the selection of presidential candidates in the United States. The question we have to ask is, Why? As this goes to press, only partial results have been released so far by the Iowa Democratic Party. Most blame falls on the Iowa Democratic Party and a software company called Shadow. Shadow made the...Read more

South Dakota's legislature threatens transgender youth

From the Left / Amy Goodman /

PARK CITY, Utah -- The latest anti-transgender state law in the country, South Dakota's House Bill 1057, sailed through the state's House of Representatives by a 2-1 margin on Wednesday. The law criminalizes medical procedures intended to address gender dysphoria for people under the age of 16.

"Gender dysphoria," according to the American ...Read more

 

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