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US Military Admits to using Depleted Uranium in Syria

The admission by the Pentagon raises questions about the humanitarian nature of US foreign policy
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Corporate Democrats Sold Out Progressives, Again…

Big Pharma Democrats will have a tough time weaseling out of this one
Assisted Suicide

Assisted Suicide: The Right to Live and Die

In Canada, the right to live healthy and die with dignity is what freedom is all about
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Anti-Abortion Movement: How the Past Became the Present

How anti-abortion activists across the country are once again endangering the lives of women everywhere
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Three Reasons Why the Flint Water Crisis Is Far from Over

Part of the Republican response to the poisoning of Flint has been to deny the crisis even exists
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The Flint Water Crisis: How an Entire City was Poisoned by the State

To add injury to insult, it has taken Governor Snyder two years to respond to the crises
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2015 Milan Expo: How to Feed Nine Billion People

In 2050, what will the privileged few be prepared to do to share the earth’s output of food with the rest of us?

The Return of Patient Dumping Means the End of the GOP

In their zeal to attack the ACA, the GOP has finally found a chink in its armor, but exploiting it could end them
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Round ’em Up, Move ’em Out: Agriculture Under Attack

We need to face what Corporate agribusiness is doing to our food supply and the decrease in insects that used to benefit us

The Truth about Personhood Bills

How personhood bills may have consequences for couples trying to conceive a baby

Why You Can’t Blame Immigrants for Measles Outbreaks

Mo Brooks inserts himself into a national issue with his trademarked ignorance
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Republican Stupidity About Vaccines

Anti-Vaxxers need to be rebuffed, but Republicans are suddenly supporting them
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Why I am Not a Vegan

You don't have to go vegan in order to protest corporate farming or cruelty towards animals

Punch Anti-Vaxxers in the Face (With Facts)

Anti-Vaxxer beliefs are putting everyone in harm's way
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The US Healthcare System is Molesting its Customers

Despite Obamacare, health care costs in the United States are still astronomically high
Planned Parenthood rally at the State Capitol.

What I Learned about Planned Parenthood

The near century old organization has been incredibly important for women's health throughout the decades
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The Ebola Outbreak Paranoia Has To Stop

Ebola is not the threat all media outlets are running with. It's a distraction, the latest sensation.
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Why Birth Control is a Health Care Issue

Traditional, mythological perspectives on pain and labor, and how the new sexual-economic dichotomy is forming
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Monsanto: The King of Corporate Evil

According to a new report released last Tuesday, industry regulators have known for years that Roundup, the world's best-selling herbicide produced by the U.S. based Monsanto Corporation, causes birth defects. The report, "Roundup and birth defects: Is the public being kept in the dark?", says that industry regulators have known since as early as 1980 that glyphosate, the chemical on which Roundup and other herbicides are based, can cause birth defects in laboratory animals. Why am I not surprised...