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This article represents Trudy Lieberman's personal views, not those of Consumers Union.
As crises go, medical insurance is not a very sexy one.
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Several years ago, I did some reporting for a story that I wanted to write about wine and how it's advertised.
Every December for the past nineteen years, marchers in Bhopal, India,
have paraded an effigy of Warren Anderson through town and burned it.
Anderson is despised because he was the CEO of Union
Bush has declared that tort reform will be a major part of his
Thanks to the US-led drug war, AIDS is exploding among injection drug users.
When George W. Bush announced a $15 billion Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief in his 2003 State of the Union address, he compared the fight against AIDS to the war on terrorism.
Six years after Kip Kinkel, dosed up with Prozac, killed his parents and two students at Thurston High, in Oregon; five years after Eric Harris, dosed with Luvox, embarked on his day of slaughter