Opinion

How to provide Medicare for all

BY MARCIA ANGELL Obamacare, aka the Affordable Care Act, became law six years ago. The intention was to ensure that nearly all Americans have health insurance, while controlling costs. How did that work out? When the law was enacted, about…

Potty politics is petty

Potty-Training-Toilets

Some political interests have sought to make an issue out of privacy in public bathrooms, locker rooms and showers. A few of those bashful citizens might be reminded that most Americans grew up in homes with unisex toilet facilities. The rest…