Category: BIG PHARMA

Manchin Says He’s Studying Canadian Style Single Payer

by RUSSELL MOKHIBER Senator Joe Manchin (D-West Virginia) is looking at a Canadian style single payer system. It’s the second time in a month that Manchin has told constituents that he’s looking at a Medicare for all system to replace an unraveling Obamneycare. Manchin has been clear that he will vote against the emerging Trumpcare/Ryancare that will balloon the ranks ofContinue reading

Media Find Room for ‘Trumpcare Too Progressive,’ but Not for Single-Payer

By the constant administration of lies, the media puppeteers manufacture wars, protect the super-wealthy, and destroy democracy. In May 2009, at the infancy of the healthcare reform battle that led to the Affordable Care Act, a group of nurses and single-payer activists were arrested for disrupting a Senate Finance Committee meeting chaired by Sen. Max Baucus (D.–Mont.) (Democracy Now, 5/13/09). TheseContinue reading

Is Anthropogenic Activity Despoiling the Planet? Or is it Mainly the Anti-Human Activity of Multinational Corporations?

Duty to Warn By Gary G. Kohls, MD Conscientious whistleblowers in the honor-the-earth, protect-the-water and assorted other environmental movements regularly point out the glaring reality that it is actually the amoral, conscienceless multinational corporations that are the main cause of local, regional and planetary environmental pollution. But if an investigative journalist accidentally allows those assertions to be published or voiced,Continue reading

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BOOM: Big Pharma’s Patents on Kratom Alkaloids Expose the REAL Reason DEA Is Banning This Plant

=By= Matt Agorist s the Free Thought Project reported last week, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) just announced they will ban the popular pain relief supplement kratom by placing it on the Schedule 1 list, which denotes “no currently accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse” – the most restrictive classification under the federal Controlled Substances Act.Continue reading