Archive for September, 2009

The crime against Nataline Sarkisyan

September 9th, 2009

If this were the only reason for health care reform, it would be enough!
A seventeen year old woman, named Nataline Sarkisyan was scheduled by her doctors to receive a liver transplant. But her families insurer, a corporate giant, Cigna denied her claim.
Her mother, Hilda, took the matter public by going to the news media. And […]

A tribute to the American workforce

September 7th, 2009

I dreamed I saw Joe Hill last night, alive as you and me.
Says I, “But Joe, your ten years dead?” “I never died said he,” I never died said he.”
“The Copper Bosses killed you Joe, they shot you Joe,” says I.
Takes more than guns to kill a man,” Says Joe, “I didn’t die.” Says Joe, […]