<p>The former Cigna executive on how corporations protect their profits by lying to Americans about single-payer healthcare. </p>
Nathan J RobinsonEvery American needs to realize they could easily have a much better healthcare system, and the only reason they DON'T is that corporations spend a lot of $$ to convince us not to touch their profits.
Former Cigna exec @wendellpotter on how it works
<p>Private prisons are a notorious feature of the American criminal punishment system, but when it comes to immigration detention, private prisons are both more ubiquitous and (possibly) easier to close.</p>
Nathan J Robinson"Everyone should be able to agree that it is imperative to stop corporations from profiting from forced labor."
<p>Children, for all of the sentimentality we project onto them, are extremely weird, sometimes terrifying, and will always understand more than we think.</p>
Nathan J Robinson"We should respect and encourage the anger, defiance, and skepticism of children. We should want our species’ newest members to be on fire with the uncynical fury of people who are seeing injustice for the first time."
<p>The show is a documentary about how and why centrist politics fails, and the inner logic used to conceal that failure. </p>
Nathan J RobinsonI went through every episode of the first season of the West Wing to see what the Bartlet administration actually accomplished in this "liberal fantasy." Answer: about as much as the Obama administration.
<p>Data scientist Jennifer Handsel deconstructs the truth and the myths of COVID-19. </p>
Nathan J RobinsonFormer NYT journalist @AlexBerenson has been spreading ludicrous misinformation about COVID-19 throughout the pandemic. Data scientist Jen Handsel combs through his writing and thoroughly debunks the central claims
The Vermont senator is interested in joining Joe Biden's Cabinet, should his former primary rival defeat President Donald Trump.
Nathan J RobinsonIt’s a really bad idea for Sanders to become Labor Secretary because as an admin official he would be unable to harshly criticize the Biden White House. We are going to urgently need independent left voices to tell the truth about Biden, not apologists.