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"Marcia Bystryn Is Not Accepting E-Mails"

Matthew Chapman | Posted 09.15.2014 | New York
Matthew Chapman

Why is Marcia Bystryn defending a lethal and environmentally unsound Bloomberg/de Blasio plan to build a huge garbage site in the heart of a residential neighborhood?

Obamacare's Upheaval of the Insurance Market

Manoj Jain, MD MPH | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Manoj Jain, MD MPH

The ACA is really a "Health Insurance Reform Act" -- its greatest impact is to increase the number of insured individuals, to guarantee essential benefits, and to regulate health insurance companies.

No Silver Bullet

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.18.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Gun laws are always going to change incrementally, at best, but that doesn't mean they aren't worth the effort of passing. "The problem is too big" should no longer been seen as an excuse. Marginal gains are better than no gains, magic bullets aside.

The Politics of Power and the Precious Right to Vote

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics
Marian Wright Edelman

This year, let's all be alert. Be active. Use your power as one citizen and vote. Don't let anyone take it away from you. Let's mount an urgent and systematic state-by-state fight against the latest kinds of disenfranchisement.