Submitted by DCblogger on Wed, 11/16/2011 - 7:23pm
Submitted by letsgetitdone on Sun, 06/13/2010 - 1:25am
Deficit terrorism has lately turned to deficit hysteria. With Germany leading the way, most Eurozone countries appear ready to implement austerity programs. The United Kingdom, under its new Conservative/Liberal overlords, appears to be taken with austerity too. And Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Japan have all jumped on the bandwagon. But it doesn't look like this bandwagon will include Brazil and Argentina. They've had their fill of austerity, and the prescriptions of the IMF, and they're not taking on neo-liberal ideology again any time soon. Read below the fold...
Submitted by Liberty on Tue, 11/25/2008 - 2:34pm
Submitted by DCblogger on Mon, 07/28/2008 - 6:58am
How hospitals are killing E.R. patients:
Keep in mind that divert status has nothing to do with being insured! Some of the reasons are: 1. Because emergency rooms can't refuse treatment, they lose money on the uninsured, and many hospitals are closing their emergency departments; 2. Patients who are uninsured or underinsured use emergency rooms for primary care and/or wait until their conditions get serious, thus ending in emergency. Read below the fold...
Submitted by chicago dyke on Fri, 02/15/2008 - 10:34am
Submitted by chicago dyke on Sat, 01/26/2008 - 9:59am
God Save the Queen! I'm sure we won't be far behind. The original link is 404 now, but there were about a million blog posts on it, including no less than Wired's Bruce Sterling. I found it via Helen and Harry. Heh, grrl, I'm "hungry, angry and horny" too.
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