Does America have a two-tiered health system - one for the entitled and one for the rest of us? When former President Donald Trump contracted Covid-19 just before the 2020 election, his first treatment by doctors was administering Regeneron's antibody cocktail, dubbed REGN-COV2. Trump recovered quickly, and was back to work in less than a … Continue reading Weaklings here negotiate drug prices nationally just as poorly as if drug companies did it for them
If the atomic bomb wasn't enough to possibly end the world, a new military-agricultural-complex program threatens to destroy humanity - not with a big bang, but with tiny bugs. The Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) began genetically modifying insects last year. The goal - alter the bugs to carry gene-altering viruses. This was allegedly … Continue reading Does Pentagon want gene-altering insects to spread viruses in our farms, or use them to overthrow other countries?
Do you suffer from a really bad heart, cancer, or need dialysis, and still want to buy health insurance? If you can find a company in the U.S.A. that will cover you, the price will be many thousands of dollars a month with a cap on total payments, plus co-pays through the roof. If you … Continue reading Hospital room in America now costs about 20 times as much as in the country boasting longest life expectancy
Rich or poor, religious or not, every leader of every Southern state in 1860 opposed tariffs and embraced slavery. In the North, where there was no slavery, everyone favored tariffs to protect both American industry and wage earners from unfair foreign competition. Today, Paul Ryan, Cato Institute or Heritage Foundation invariably promote cutting Social Security, … Continue reading CNN, Paul Ryan, Cato, NY Times, Paul Krugman, Heritage – one establishment voice against tariffs
This is the most current (August 2009) list of members of the Pacific Asian Trilateral Commission (TC) and their titles. The "trilateral" (North America, Europe and Asia) group is the source of most Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) philosophical stands on globalization. TC describes its group membership:"The Japanese Group of 85 members expanded in 2000 … Continue reading Trilateral Commission Pacific Asian Group complete membership listing