The Red Cross’ Secret Disaster

by Justin Elliott and Jesse Eisinger for ProPublica, and Laura Sullivan for NPR IN 2012, TWO MASSIVE STORMS pounded the United States, leaving hundreds of thousands of people homeless, hungry or without power for days and weeks. Americans did what they so often do…

Blood donors receive free mini-medical exams

New Jersey Blood Services is asking for help to maintain an adequate supply of all blood types, but especially O-negative – the “universal” blood which can be transfused into anyone in an emergency. In addition, hundreds of additional blood drives…

Texas prefers Ebola over Obamacare

When Republican politicians running the state opted out of Medicaid expansion, they left 1.1 million Texans without health insurance coverage and helped keep America vulnerable to a potentially deadly epidemic. In Texas, 25 percent of the population is uninsured, but Republican Governor Rick Perry…