Last week, Louisiana’s poor and terminally ill residents won a surprising victory when Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) announced that his state would not stop providing hospice care to its Medicaid beneficiaries. Unfortunately, that’s about the only piece of good news for low-income Louisianans’ health coverage, as the state is still set to implement massive cuts [...]
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I haven’t been posting too much over the past several months as things in our country continue to deteriorate at the usual pace, fast and un challenged!
The economy is fragile and the ‘medicine’ that Ben Bernanke is giving the ‘system’ will soon become the poison–it is inevitable. This is not just me spouting [...]
Activists for freedom are capitalizing on political gains by the BDS movement here in South Africa to ensure that the occupation in Palestine is ended.
The escalation in protests such as this one comes only two months after the government decided that any products emanating from illegally occupied territories in Palestine must be labeled as [...]
CHICAGO (MarketWatch) — Tucked into the U.S. Supreme Court’s agenda this fall is a little-known case that could upend your ability to resell everything from your grandmother’s antique furniture to your iPhone 4.
At issue in Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons is the first-sale doctrine in copyright law, which allows you to [...]
The United States Supreme Court will soon determine whether the first-sale doctrine applies to imported goods.
September 15, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ — The highest court in the land has decided to hear a case that will help clarify how the first-sale doctrine applies to international trade. This decision will then, in turn, impact future intellectual property [...]
No big surprise that over 1/2 of all Americans depend on Big Government for some type of subsidy. These subsidies include but are not limited to: Medicaid, food stamps, earned income tax credit, work pay tax credit and unemployment benefits. That would be about 165 million of 308 million Americans are dependents of the U.S. [...]
The demise of our global economy is not an event that will go in a straight line to the bottom. It will be up and down with lots of posturing on behalf of the ‘leaders’ of the ‘developed’ countries.
Today is yet another example of this political posturing as the European Central Banker came [...]
AS helicopter Ben Bernanke testifies before Congress, we see yet again that all the quantative easing that the Fed has done has yet to ‘jump start’ the economy. At best and this is a huge supposition, the economy isn’t in total shambles.
On the human end of things, most people that are still without [...]