Tagged: health

Ask Your EU Doctors About

Ask Your EU Doctors About

No this is not a spam post. While in the United States I usually watch a bit of television and I definitely spend time listening to the radio. One thing you’ll have no problem encountering on both of these mediums:...

Followup On Newark

Followup On Newark

In keeping with the issue of what is happening in the city of my birth and childhood, I noticed Ken over at the DailyNewarker has just posted an interesting podcast.  It is an interview with someone who works for the...

bm253 The Threat of Hospital Closings in Newark

bm253 The Threat of Hospital Closings in Newark

MP3 Audio [18 MB]DownloadShow URL Why are two very needed hospitals in the city of Newark, NJ under threat of closing down? Money, politics, business.. what are the reasons being given and how do they hold up under some real...
 

Civil Rights, Now

Civil Rights, Now

Only recently did I learn about the film Freeheld and the story of Laurel Hester, a NJ police officer with a terminal sickness, fighting so that her wife and partner could receive her pension, just like heterosexual partners do. Somehow...

Nalgenes Pose a Threat

Nalgenes Pose a Threat

It is a reoccurring topic on this blog, toxic chemicals in objects that we use for our daily lives, and on this sunday, I’d like to bring forth another. The difference between this blog and a mainstream news source is...

Homeless America

Homeless America

On my way down the street in one of Washington DC’s hippest neighborhoods, I look at all the houses and the people, in search of what I can say about this place at this point in history.  I ride the...