Posts Tagged: health care

Boston march rejects ‘Operation Clean Sweep’, attacks on the homeless

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Steel barricades continue to section off parts of Atkinson Street in Boston’s South End, creating a militarized backdrop for the brutal and sustaine...

Lancaster, PA march demands right to healthcare in the face of hospital closure, corporate profiteering

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Community members in Lancaster, Pennsylvania came into the streets on September 21 to march in the heat for the right to quality healthcare.

Capitalism’s doctor shortage is about to get even worse

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In capitalist society, healthcare is not guaranteed as a constitutionally protected right.

California health-care workers prepare to strike at Kaiser

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On Labor Day, Sept. 2, around 2,200 people, comprised of health-care workers, union organizers, and allies, gathered at Los Angeles City College to de...

Women’s Equality Day speak-out and march in Los Angeles

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On Aug. 25, a coalition of human rights and activist organizations, including the Party for Socialism and Liberation Los Angeles, held a rally and spe...

Trump uses Medicaid as weapon against disabled immigrants

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The administration's contempt for disabled people is only matched by its virulent racism and anti-immigrant bigotry.

Blood money: How big pharma created the opioid crisis

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The opioid epidemic could only have occurred in a society where profit is king.

Hahnemann University Hospital closure planned: Profit vs. people’s lives

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At the end of June, American Academic Health System corporation announced that they are closing Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia, which t...

Nurses picket in Long Beach, Calif., for workers’ rights

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“The hospital is trying to get as much out of them, with as little resources as possible.”

Medicare for all means radical change, not just reforms

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Healthcare, along with education, jobs, and affordable housing, are essential human rights indispensable for everyone.