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The Mental Health Scapegoat

February 16, 2018

[ Originally published on this site as post ] Nobody doubts that Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old man responsible for killing 17 people in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday, is troubled. The troubles are obvious now, the […]

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Can Obamacare Survive Without the Individual Mandate?

January 3, 2018

[ Originally published on this site as post ] Donald Trump claims he has finally repealed Obamacare through the Republican tax bill. “The individual mandate is being repealed,” he told a cabinet meeting in December. […]

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What Harry Got Wrong In 2017

December 26, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] It’s almost 2018. For some, that means looking forward to the new year — what are the big political storylines to watch in the coming year? […]

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The End of the Obama Era

December 20, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] In the first years of Barack Obama’s presidency, it often seemed as if he would never escape the shadow of his predecessor. Toiling under the weight […]

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How to Wreck an Already Weak Health Care System

December 1, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] In a country where affordable health care is not a guarantee, the Children’s Health Insurance Program is a lifeline. Established in 1997, the program covers nearly […]

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The History of Putting a Price on Everything

December 1, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] In 2015, according to the Centers for Disease Control, some 33,091 people died as a result of an opioid overdose. The final 2016 figure, there is […]

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