The Torture Never Stops

By: Wednesday December 10, 2014 9:00 am

With the release of the Senate torture report, media accounts are quick to add a variant of the phrase that “Obama discontinued the enhanced interrogation programs soon after coming into office.” That is not true. Force-Feeding at Guantanamo Imad Abdullah Hassan has spent twelve years in Guantanamo in a cage without ever being charged with [...]

 

The Rest of the World Still Has Plenty of People Who Want to Be Doctors

By: Thursday February 21, 2013 2:08 pm

For the most part I found this very long Time article by Steven Brill about the problems with American health care cost to be interesting. It did correctly highlight that the biggest problem is that Americans are overcharged for almost everything related to medicine, but I was thrown off by his bizarre insistence this doesn’t include doctors. After making a pretty strong case for Medicare-for-all Brill argues that it won’t work because that would somehow turn all doctors into paupers.

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