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Universal medical care, poverty in the USA, and some solutions
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Nurses (yes, nurses) lead charge for Wall Street 'sin' tax

A coalition of nurses’ unions is calling for a “Robin Hood” tax on Wall Street, which they say could generate up to $350 billion a year, in the first major protest ahead of this weekend’s NATO summit in Chicago.

A transaction levy on stock trades and other untaxed finacial transactions  that would go to social services and support a healthy society, as the National Nurses United (NNU) see it.

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Why Is Partisanship Being Put Before Health Care? - Chris Hayes For Those Willing to Put Facts First Instead

Why Is Partisanship Being Put Before Health Care? - Chris Hayes For Those Willing to Put Facts First Instead | Medical Rescue: Healthcare Needed | Scoop.it

by ERIC BYLER, Coffee Party USA

 

Why is One Percent Media asking us to put partisanship before facts?  This clip from "Up with Chris Hayes" helps to explain the background on the Health Care mandate awaiting a decree from the Supreme Court. 

 

Two details worth knowing. (1) Obamacare was and is a Republican idea, that has had support from many Republicans including two of the four remaining GOP presidential candidates.  (2) During the 2008 Presidential primary, Hillary Clinton favored the mandate while Obama opposed it.


CLICK HERE to watch.


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A New Politics That Rejects Austerity...by John Nichols

     

"There's something sick about a politics that tells children to give up their lunch money so that billionaire speculators can avoid paying taxes. And that sickness will only be cured by a new politics." -John Nichols

 

 

 

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The Last Word

On The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell regarding causes of the current crisis and his opinions about them.

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