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This Haitian-American Union Nurse and Tenant Activist Just Won the Nomination...

Update: Nearly a month after New York's primary elections, and in a tight race in which every single vote mattered, Phara Souffrant Forrest has...

Protesters and Activists Push to Defund the Police Amid George Floyd’s...

"The safest communities don't have the most cops; they have the most resources," said Durham Mayor Pro Tempore, Jillian Johnson.  Over the past few days,...

Undocumented and Uninsured: Watch Online Broadcast of COVER/AGE Today

As COVID-19 further inflicts fear in the undocumented community, caregivers like Emma are still forced to go to work without any protection. While she...

As the Wife of a Healthcare Worker, I Thank Christian Siriano...

The healthcare industry is one of the most hazardous environments to work in, but I never deeply thought about it until the Covid-19 became...

The Rising Scourge of HIV Among Young, Latino Men

The federal government has committed to an initiative it’s calling Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America, which is designed to slash new...

The Cost of Medicine in the U.S. is Costing People Their...

It is no secret that the United States has the highest prescription drug prices in the world. This country has been hiking prices for...

Insurance Coverage and Household Income Contribute to Disparity in MMR Vaccination...

Sub-optimal vaccination rates across the country are not just a consequence of anti-vaxxer crusades — though anti-vaxxer communities have certainly made lots of noise...

People of Color Are Being Left Behind in Opioid Addiction Treatment...

Despite the perception that opioid addiction is a white person’s issue, recent data drives home the point that the opioid epidemic affects Americans of...

Assessing the Long-Term Damage of Hurricane Maria: An Increase in Opioid...

The uptick in opioid deaths in Puerto Rico is a longer-term consequence of the damage wrought upon Puerto Rico by Hurricane Maria, which struck...

California’s New Governor Announces Unprecedented Expansion of Healthcare

Gavin Newsom, a progressive California Democrat, was sworn in on Monday to succeed Jerry Brown as governor of the state. Moments after being sworn...

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