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Take a watered down piece of shit and add water

From Reuters here:

Intense lobbying of regulators, many of them veterans of the industry themselves, helped ensure that practices the Dodd-Frank law was meant to stop would remain in place.

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D. Politics

A utopian vision of the future from a dystopian author

I was having trouble coming up with blogging ideas and some friends started throwing out ideas. Since Other Systems and the upcoming The Light Side of the Moon… 1,993 more words

Writing

Public Health Crisis is Now Curable!!!

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Hepatitis C can now be cured, but the pharmaceutical industry is making it not affordable to those in most dire need of treatment. Furthermore, in the United States, insurance companies and medical providers are not allowing treatment until stages III or IV. 838 more words

Curiousities

Revisiting Chhattisgarh: The Indian state where a woman's uterus is a way for doctors to get rich

CHHATTISGARH—Since the state was carved out of Madhya Pradesh in 2000, Chhattisgarh has descended on its poor women with a spate of public-health messages: Have fewer children, don’t deliver babies at home, and only trust health professionals, not your age-old beliefs, for decisions about well-being.  2,728 more words

Medicare Co-meanings?

A lot has been written and spoken about Medicare and what we are paying and what we should be paying for a universally free medical scheme.  279 more words

Opinion

Health Care in Modern America

Anyone who has read this blog knows that I favor Universal Health Care for everyone. It should not matter where you live, how much money you have, or any other individual characteristic. 599 more words

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