“Eat Food, Not Too Much, Mostly Plants”: RX to Avoid Hospitals and Their Cafés 

By Ellen Voynow for Respvblica I’m standing in the cafeteria of a prestigious American teaching hospital, thinking of writer Michael Pollan’s adage, demolished. Well-lit glistening pizzas, fried chicken, burgers, cheesesteaks, mac and cheese, onion rings, french fries, pies, cakes and cookies feature prominently — as do packaged snacks of potato chips and Tastykakes. Self-serve choices of salads, sushi rolls and…

Time to Vote Fake Republicans Out of Office

By John Grady We are now almost 11 months into the Trump administration. It has provided ample opportunity to advance the Republican agenda and legislative goals for moving this country forward and making it a better place for all of its citizens. While significant progress has been made in undoing the disastrous executive actions put…

Finally, a President Begins to Heal Our Sick Health Care Delivery System

President Trump understands that the basic way to fix the health care system in America is through competition.  That’s why he is making it possible for insurance companies to come up with new products that offer consumers the choice to insure themselves only against certain conditions, or only for catastrophic health care problems and not…