posts tagged healthcare

10/17/17 // Women, Trans and Nonbinary folks say: Me Too

Morning John on Trump’s executive order attacking healthcare subsidies, Mayim Bialik writes a victim-blaming New York Times op-ed, women, trans, and nonbinary people post “me too” on social… | listen

9/28/17 // MGG Thursdays on Trump’s Mobilized Bigotry

It’s MGG Thursdays and Melissa Gira Grant is here to talk about what Gary Younge calls “the depths of American bigotry.” Also, Morning John on the primary election of Roy Moore and the death of… | listen

9/25/17 // Listener Mail Catch Up

John is in the studio to talk Tom Price and his private planes, Success Academy claims that it’s not subject to Freedom of Information Law requests, and catching up on a whole lot of listener… | listen

9/22/17 // Ep 24 // Sean Spicer & Issa Rae Go To The Emmys / ‘mother!’

Rena & Matt on Sean Spicer’s appearance and Issa Rae’s comments at the Emmys. Charles Hinshaw on ‘mother!’ John Knefel on BernieCare For All. gobbinjr’s BTR Live Studio session. | listen

9/22/17 // It’s JAMJAM Fridays and We’re Spending the Whole Show on Healthcare.

It’s JAMJAM Fridays and we’re spending the whole show on healthcare. Jesse Myerson, via Twitter | listen

9/21/17 // John Knefel // BernieCare For All

John Knefel unpacks the “Medicare for All” bill that Bernie Sanders recently brought forth in the Senate. This bill, which proposes a single payer health care plan for the United States, was… | watch

8/11/17 // Meet Heavy Metal Healthcare Advocate Tim Faust

Faust's talks are generous in details about the failures underpinning America’s health care system. But they’re also engaging, funny and driven by urgent moral clarity. | read

8/10/17 // Lilo Stainton on Healthcare

Lilo Stainton joins the show to discuss the GOP's failure to repeal Obamacare, the possibility of bipartisan cooperation, increased public interest in healthcare, and more. | listen

8/7/17 // Anna Lekas Miller On Mosul After ISIS

Anna Lekas Miller joins us to discuss her reporting on families living in Mosul in the aftermath of ISIS. Also, catching up on listener mail. | listen

8/1/17 // Adam Bulger on Tim Faust & Healthcare

BTRtoday Editor-in-Chief Adam Bulger joins the show to discuss his forthcoming piece on Tim Faust and progressive views on healthcare. | listen

8/1/17 // After a Hospital Stay, a Deep Dive on Healthcare

John is in the studio, and we catch up on the healthcare vote.   Public Option Photo by Nanci Pelosi courtesy of Wikimedia Commons | listen

7/28/17 // Weekly Rundown: Changing the News Cycle

Joe discusses the tumultuous week with the Trump administration, including the transgender military ban, failed healthcare vote, and Scaramucci antics. | listen

7/28/17 // Senate Healthcare Bill Fails

The GOP healthcare bill collapses in the Senate, Scaramucci’s profanity laden tirade to a New Yorker reporter, and the House advances a bill to pay for Trump’s wall. Donald Trump photo by Gage… | listen

7/27/17 // Dr. Steve Billet on Healthcare Vote, Sessions, & More

Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss the healthcare vote, Trump's treatment of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, and how the transgender military ban doubles as a political distraction. | listen

7/27/17 // Trump Bans Trans Military Service

Trump issues a bizarre new ban on trans people serving in the military, the current state of the Senate’s healthcare bill, Senators Susan Collins and Jack Reed have a hot mic moment, and North Korea… | listen

7/18/17 // Life On Parole

We’re joined by Matthew O’Neill, director of the new documentary from Frontline and the New York Times “Life on Parole.” Also, Reality Winner and the lack of support for… | listen

6/30/17 // Your Therapist Needs To Know Politics. It’s Messing Up Your Brain

Since the election, we’ve seen attacks on reproductive health, attacks on immigration rights, attacks on racial minorities and Muslims both here and abroad. America is not well and Americans are hurting. | read

6/28/17 // The Kennedy Character Assassination

There’s a winner in the race to the dumbest health care comment and it’s a former MTV VJ. Speaking on FOX News, Lisa Kennedy Montgomery attempted to cast doubt on BCRA criticism in the glibbest… | read

6/23/17 // Dr. Steve Billet on Special Elections, Nancy Pelosi & Healthcare

Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss the special election results, criticism of Nancy Pelosi, the new AHCA, and the removal of cameras from press briefings. | listen

6/20/17 // Arif Razvi on Hello Alvin and Telehealth

Arif Razvi of Hello Alvin discusses the future of telehealth and making healthcare more appealing to younger generations. | listen

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