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Mandated Health Insurance? How UnAmerican!

February 26, 2010
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Today I received the first of what I expect will be a million billion (more) e-mails focused on the tyranny of forcing people to buy health insurance. It came from Joe of Towanda, Pa. (he doesn’t want his name used here—”I know where you’re coming from,” he says). I have no idea why he...
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30 Years Later, the Times Discovers “The New Poor”

February 22, 2010
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“Millions of Unemployed Face Years Without Jobs,” the New York Times noticed on Saturday in a story about people it dubbed “the new poor.” The story is a good reminder to the ruling class. One should never forget that millions of rich douchebags pretend to have no idea how the majority of us live....
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Health Care Reform Doctors Arrested Outside Obama Speech

February 3, 2010
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On Jan. 29, two of the doctors from our recent feature story on activism in the name of health-care reform, Margaret Flowers and Carol Paris, were arrested again in Baltimore. The two showed up in front of the Renaissance Harborplace Hotel in the Inner Harbor that day, where President Barack Obama was scheduled to...
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Single Payer Minded: Interviews with Arrested Single Payer Health Care Activists

February 3, 2010
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Drs. Carol Paris, Eric Naumburg, and Margaret Flowers, and retired psychological counselor Charles Loubert, are Maryland-based health-care practitioners who feel so strongly about health-care reform–more specifically, they’d like to see some form of a single-payer system put in place in the United States–that they’ve each been arrested in an effort to spread the word...
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