Category: Health Care

Chris Hedges: Nurses Fight Godzilla

The front line against corporate tyranny is not the ballot box. It is in the desperate struggle by the overworked and underpaid to prevent corporate behemoths from turning everyone into gig workers.

Retirees Fighting Own Unions’ Health Cuts

Jenny Brown reports on the vote by New York City’s Municipal Labor Committee to  scrap some of the best retiree health care coverage in the country and push retirees onto the for-profit Medicare Advantage plan. 

How Canadians Are Losing Medicare

Dr. Susan Rosenthal describes the rise of Canada’s public health system during labor’s rebellious postwar period and the corporate profiteering by which it is now being destroyed.