Kucinich Denounces Health Care Sell-Out by Pelosi and the House Dems Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 

Under the misleading title of "Health Care Reform" the Obama Administration and Congressional Democrats have given the insurance companies the biggest boost in history, and screwed ordinary Americans. Congressman Dennis Kucinich has the courage to explain why.

 


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Health Care Reform -- and Our Image of God Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 

What do we see in our mind's eye when we think of God? Seeing more authority than empathy in the divine, or vice versa, affects the way we act politically.
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47 Religious Leaders Issue Call for Health Care Reform--and Why I Signed a Statement that Seems Very Weak  Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 

Please also read my editorial on health care in the July/August issue of Tikkun, and please note that the NSP is joining with the California Nurse's Association to sponsor a rally for single-payer health care in Washington D.C. July 30th.

 


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NSP/Tikkun Core Vision--and why you should read or re-read it now! Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 

Why read (or re-read) this long statement of our Core Vision?

Because it is the absence of this vision that is the primary reason why liberals and progressives are failing to remake this society even at the moment when Obama is President, the Dems control both houses of Congress, and the economic meltdown has given overwhelming evidence that the old system doesn't work so well.


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The G-20 Summit: An Early Test for Obama Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 

By Margot Friedman
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Obama's Address: Smooth? Yes. Transformative? No. By David Lindorff Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 

[Editor's Note: Lindorff's put-downish tone toward Obama is, in our view, a mistake. It underestimates the degree to which the Obama people intend to be allies to transformation, and hence can be spoken to as comrades rather than as just another misguided group of government bureaucrats. On the other hand, the content of the critique is worthy of serious consideration if one can get beyond its snide tone, and for that reason we bring it to your attention. There is no such problem with Jerome Grossman's call for the U.S. Out of Iraq Now. He restates with clarity this magazine's position which we held from before the war began in 2003.]
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Full Employment is Possible Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 

Talk with economist Robert Pollin on our Phone Forum Monday Feb 16. He has a great article in the Nation on Doing the Recovery Right, and wrote this memo to Obama for our current issue.
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Rabbi Lerner's Report on the Inauguration Experience in D.C. Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 

It was amazing.
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James Petras on "The Election of the Greatest Con Man in Recent History," a rant against Obama Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 

James Petras smashes Obama. We don't agree--but we often publish views with which we do  not agree. See out editorial note before Petras' rant against Obama, which he entitled; "A Historic Moment: The Election of the Greatest Con Man in Recent History"
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Is Obama's Foreign Policy "the change we really want?" Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 

Foreign policy expert Joanne Landy raises some powerful criticisms of President-elect Obama's foreign policy decisions so far.


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