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Hope and helplessness

“Hope has a cost. Hope is not comfortable or easy. Hope requires personal risk. It is not about the right attitude. Hope is not about peace of mind.

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How Cronyism, Nepotism, and Unqualified Providers are depriving you of the best in Health Care

Currently, there is a bill before Congress called the Access to Quality Diabetes Education Act of 2015 (HR 1726, S 1345) which is to amend title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to recognize only state-licensed or -registered certified diabetes educators or state-licensed or -registered healthcare professionals who specialize in teaching individuals with diabetes to develop the necessary skills and knowledge to manage the individual’s diabetic condition and are certified as a diabetes educator by a recognized certifying body. 805 more words

Caught between nepotism and credentialism

Feb 19, JDN 2457804

One of the more legitimate criticisms out there of we “urban elites” is our credentialism—our tendency to decide a person’s value as an employee or even as a human being based solely upon their formal credentials. 1,177 more words

Public Policy

Money for nothing II

In a post a little while ago, PPT had the story of puppet legislators missing in inaction at the National Legislative Assembly. We mentioned… 438 more words


It is reported that several members of the Trump family appear to have ‘jobs’ in Donald Trump’s new administration.

The Trumps are always in the news, 210 more words


The corruption glacier II

In our previous post we stated that there were two stories today that emphasize how the National Anti-Corruption Commission is politicized, biased and just plain slow. 321 more words