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Your Pension Is A Lie: There's $210 Trillion Of Liabilities Our Government Can't Fulfill

October 12, 2017 - 7:30am
Your Pension Is A Lie: There's $210 Trillion Of Liabilities Our Government Can't Fulfill

Authored by John Mauldin via MauldinEconomics.com,
In the US, we have two national programs to care for the elderly.
Social Security provides a small pension, and Medicare covers medical expenses.
All workers pay taxes that supposedly fund the benefits we may someday receive.
The problem is that's not actually true. Neither of these programs is comprehensive.
The End of Government Entitlements
Living on Social Security benefits alone is a pretty meager existence.

It Shouldn't Take a Hurricane to Gain Health Care Access: Nurses Report Back From Disaster Zones

September 26, 2017 - 2:00pm
It Shouldn't Take a Hurricane to Gain Health Care Access: Nurses Report Back From Disaster Zones

Two members of a rapid response network that deploys nurses to disaster zones report back from Houston, where they spent a week healing victims of Hurricane Harvey. Working at the intersection of activism and health care access, they say our health care is a human right that should be guaranteed by Medicare for All. Group from Harvey Deployment (Rhonda is center). (Photo courtesy of National Nurses United)

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