The poor, minorities, and immigrants are not to blame for the opioid crisis in America. The blame lies squarely with a system based on alienation, exploitation, and misery.
Philadelphia’s hospital is being shut down and sold to real estate developers. Its patients were overwhelmingly drawn from the most impoverished working class.
Though such reforms are now considered common sense, the Democrats can’t and won’t deliver. Only a mass independent political force—with single payer placed at the top of its agenda—is capable of winning this fight.
While the call for single payer is being raised once more, the Democrats stand—yet again—in the way of the interests of the majority.