Prescriptions and Profits: Pharmaceutical Industry
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Prescriptions and Profits: Pharmaceutical Industry

It may come as no surprise that the pharmaceutical industry is the most profitable business in the country. Americans pay far more for their prescription drugs than citizens of any place on Earth. It will also come as no surprise that as a political issue, the high price of drugs has united both Republicans and…

Frequent Flyer

Frequent Flier: If You Choose to Be Bumped

Looking for the best ways to save and increase your frequent flier benefits? Check out our suggestions on getting bumped. With summer travel in full swing and many airplanes once again crowded, passengers waiting at their gates to board may be more likely to hear an agent announce: “This flight is overbooked. If anyone is…

Progressive Story of America

The Progressive Story of America

A speech about how social activism – yours and mine – can help save America and democracy. Thank you for this award and for this occasion. I don’t deserve either, but as George Burns said, I have arthritis and I don’t deserve that, either. Tomorrow is my 69th birthday and I cannot imagine a better…

Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit
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Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit

“There will be no Medicare prescription drug benefit of any consequence.” I have been on the inside of the [Canadian Drug Store] re-importation business for over 18 months now. I can tell you that I read anything and everything I can on the subject, as well as, talk to people “in the know” on a…

I Love Radio
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I Love Radio: Grew up with Television

“I grew up with TV, but I love radio.” I grew up with tv, but I love radio as I was young enough to bridge the gap. We got our first tv in 1947 when I was 3 years old, but I also listened to radio. There are a ton of sites on the web…

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