Clayton Morgareidge brings us the Well-read Red. Today he considers resistance to the Affordable Care Act and the strategically mysterious though potentially disastrous empowerment of the radical right by capitalists. 8:15 minutes (7.55 MB)
Bill Resnick talks with Michael Cox of Cover Oregon about how the Affordable Care Act can be utilized by "various classes of people". Michael explains what Cover Oregon is (the "healthcare exchange" created by the ACA) and what may qualify for under the ACA and how to engage the process. They talk about the differing benefits for both the uninsured and insured alike. 6:37 minutes (6.06 MB)
Bill Resnick talks with government toxicologist, John James, and author of A Sea of Broken Hearts, which tells the story of how his son died due to a hospital error. The event made James interested in hospital errors and ultimately in advocating against the way the profit motive negatively influences medicine. 12:11 minutes (11.16 MB)
Host Ren Green interviewed Peter Pincetl of KBOO's Prison Pipeline Collective on his experience with our Criminal Justice System, the challenges parolees face when they reintegrate into society, and what Prison Pipeline offers listeners.
Sam Parrish and Ren Green broadcast from Membership Central during last Friday's Evening News. Support the people in your neighborhood, in your neighborhood, in your neighborhood!
This podcast uses these sounds from Freesound: Slide Whistle (http://www.freesound.org/people/joedeshon/sounds/79671) by joedeshon (http://www.freesound.org/people/joedeshon). This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution License.
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