How to Get a Health Care System for People, Not Just for Corporate Profit

Jim Hightower

Medicare for All is proven, no-hassle, quality care. Believe it or not, we can get Congress to enact a new program providing good quality, lower-cost health care for your family and (what the hell, let’s … Read moreHow to Get a Health Care System for People, Not Just for Corporate Profit

Apparently, Trump is a Winner Surrounded by Losers

Will Durst

Donald Trump is a winner. Just ask him. Donald Trump is a winner. Just ask him. After all, he won the presidential election. They don’t get much bigger than that. And winners find it distasteful … Read moreApparently, Trump is a Winner Surrounded by Losers

Activists Create Illusion That Election-Winning Populist Issues Are Part of DNC’s ‘Better Deal’

Activists Create Illusion That Election-Winning Populist Issues Are Part of DNC’s ‘Better Deal’

“Never once did anyone express doubt that these were the actual new positions of the Democratic Party’s ‘Better Deal’ — because why shouldn’t they be?” — Andy Bichlbaum of the Yes Men One week after … Read moreActivists Create Illusion That Election-Winning Populist Issues Are Part of DNC’s ‘Better Deal’

Ripping the Headlines Today, 7/31/17

Ripping the Headlines Today, 7/31/17

Making fun of the headlines today, so you don’t have to The news doesn’t need to be complicated and confusing; that’s what any new release from Microsoft is for. And, as in the case with … Read moreRipping the Headlines Today, 7/31/17

‘Dead on Arrival’: Latest Edition of HT’s FREE ‘News in Cartoons’ App!

‘Dead on Arrival’: Latest Edition of HT’s FREE ‘News in Cartoons’ App!

New edition: “Dead on Arrival: But like a zombie, still looking for victims” – A review of the GOP effort to “repeal and replace” health care – Now available on our FREE Humor Times app! … Read more‘Dead on Arrival’: Latest Edition of HT’s FREE ‘News in Cartoons’ App!

We Are a Fly on the Wall at a GOP Health Care Meeting

We Are a Fly on the Wall at a GOP Health Care Meeting

Listening in on a Republican meeting of the minds on health care: “What are we going to do about health care?” whispered Mitch McConnell secretly to Mike Pence. “If we don’t get this new AbominableCare … Read moreWe Are a Fly on the Wall at a GOP Health Care Meeting

Swift’s ‘Modest Proposal,’ Now Commended to Congress as it Debates Health Care

Swift’s ‘Modest Proposal,’ Now Commended to Congress as it Debates Health Care

The original fake news, written by Jonathan Swift in 1729 (author of ‘Gulliver’s Travels’), edited by Michael Egan to reflect the current health care debate. [Jonathan Swift begins by describing the widespread poverty among the … Read moreSwift’s ‘Modest Proposal,’ Now Commended to Congress as it Debates Health Care

Where Does Inequality Come From?

Jim Hightower

The vast inequality that’s rending our society is not a natural, inevitable or accidental phenomenon. The vast inequality that’s rending our society is not a natural, inevitable or accidental phenomenon — it’s caused intentionally by … Read moreWhere Does Inequality Come From?

Retired Obama Can’t Afford Obamacare

Retired Obama Can’t Afford Obamacare

After Obama lost his government health insurance, he found he couldn’t afford Obamacare WASHINGTON, DC — In an ironic turn of events, President Obama has begun selling his belongings in order to afford healthcare coverage … Read moreRetired Obama Can’t Afford Obamacare

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