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Med Students Are Working Together to Make Healthcare More Progressive

At a recent conference, attendees gave each other advice about how to advocate for single-payer and get better reproductive education at conservative medical schools.
Rachel Bluth, Kaiser Health News
9.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

America's Young Doctors Are Embracing Universal Healthcare

Unlike their older counterparts, today's physicians are looking to single-payer solutions.
VICE Staff
8.8.18
healthcare

The Next Generation of Doctors Is Pushing for Universal Healthcare

The student caucus of the American Medical Association got the organization to agree to reconsider its decades-long opposition to single-payer healthcare.
Shefali Luthra, Kaiser Health News
8.1.18
The Best

The Best Stuff We Wrote in 2017

From Jill Stein to Russell Westbrook to LGBTQ separatists.
Jonathan Smith
12.22.17
Voices

Congressman John Conyers on Why Now is the Time for Medicare for All

60 Percent of Americans are in support of a single-payer health care system. This Michigan lawmaker lays out how the country gets there.
John Conyers
10.4.17
Views My Own

The Single-Payer Problem Liberals Don't Want to Talk About

The health insurance bureaucracy Bernie Sanders wants to destroy creates jobs for a lot of low-income women who form a key part of the Democratic base.
Monica Potts
9.18.17
Opinion

Hell Yeah: Sanders' Medicare-for-All Plan Would Guarantee Abortion Coverage

By including universal abortion coverage in his single-payer plan, Bernie Sanders is showing a significant commitment to protecting reproductive rights.
Sejal Singh
9.15.17
politics

'It's Just the Right Thing to Do': Kamala Harris Sponsors Single-Payer Bill

Last night, the California senator announced her plans to co-sponsor Sen. Bernie Sanders' "Medicare for All" bill.
Gabby Bess
8.31.17
Views My Own

Want Single-Payer? Start Calling It Something Else

Progressives are pushing for a new healthcare system. But they need to think about the branding.
Harry Cheadle
8.29.17
Tracking Trump's Congress

The Democratic Party Is Having a Healthcare Battle with Itself

Here's what you need to know about the different sides.
Mark Hay
8.25.17
Health

America's Health Care System Kills People—But It Doesn't Have to Be This Way

In Australia, vital services like cancer treatments are free; in the US, countless people struggle to even get screened. We spoke to cancer patients in both countries about the drastic difference single-payer health insurance can make.
Gabby Bess
8.9.17
healthcare

Inside the Long, Impossible Fight for Socialized Medicine in the US

Progressives have been dreaming of a government-run healthcare system for over half a century. Why can’t they get it done?
Harry Cheadle
8.7.17
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