27 July 2017 | With a new attempt to kill the ACA in shambles, a close look at the social forces behind each of the health care programs is in order.
Juan Cruz Ferre
4 April 2017 | The Affordable Care Act and the now-failed American Health Care Act are different versions of a market-led, for-profit health care insurance system.
29 March 2017 | The failure to repeal and replace Obamacare marks a major defeat for Trump and the Republican Party. The debate about women’s health was central to the debate and the disagreements among the (...)
27 March 2017 | Economic conditions affect health. In fact, economic conditions can kill. This idea is nothing new in itself—we have known about it for centuries. Engels’ The Conditions of the Working Class (1845) (...)
14 March 2017 | Suzanne Mintz is a nurse at Holy Cross Hospital in Maryland. Since February 2016, she has been organizing with other nurses to form a union.
14 January 2017 | With Seema Verma appointed Trump’s head of Medicare and Medicaid, we can expect the acceleration of privatization and dismantling of current government health insurance programs. In the coming (...)
Tre KwonShreya Mahajan
14 February 2014 | During the first days of 2014, Obamacare was put into effect, the hard-promoted health care reform, pushed by US President Barack Obama since his first presidential campaign. Beyond its (...)