We know American employers don’t always treat older workers fairly. We need your help figuring out what that looks like. by Peter Gosselin ProPublica (We are gathering stories as well for a book by our… Read More
Labour and the Conservatives will step up their bidding war for working-class voters on Monday with a raft of eye-catching policies on workers’ rights and the NHS, as the general election campaign steps up a… Read More
Christmas came early for the Democrats. Let’s hope they don’t f*** this up!
by Robert Reich Shame on every one of the 217 Republicans who voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act on Thursday, and substitute basically nothing. Trumpcare isn’t a replacement of the Affordable Care Act. It’s… Read More
A California family says they were kicked off a flight — and threatened with jail for the adults and “foster care” for the children — for refusing to give up a seat for their 2-year-old… Read More
The Republican bill would potentially allow insurers to charge sick people higher premiums. To offset those costs, the bill also allocates funding for financial aid for sicker people. High-risk pools in states before Obamacare tended… Read More
The first thing Dr. Amy Goldberg told me is that this article would be pointless. She said this on a phone call last summer, well before the election, before a tangible sensation that facts were… Read More
Every year nursing homes nationwide flush, burn or throw out tons of valuable prescription drugs. Iowa collects them and gives them to needy patients for free. Most other states don’t. by Marshall Allen ProPublica Every… Read More