By pricing the delivery of generic life-saving drugs like naloxone in the thousands of dollars, pharmaceutical companies are in effect acting like "death panels."
Catalans poured into the streets of Barcelona Saturday following the Spanish prime minister's announcement that he would move to take control of their region.
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Salvatore Babones (@sbabones) is an associate fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) in Washington, DC. His latest book is Sixteen for '16: A Progressive Agenda for a Better America, available now from Policy Press.