Robert Naiman for Truthout: We know what the status quo path is: endless war, cholera and famine in Yemen. We have nothing to lose by forcing a floor vote.
Organizers and legislators in Massachusetts last week introduced single-payer legislation in both chambers of the state house.
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Institute for Policy Studies Associate Fellow Sam Pizzigati co-edits Inequality.org. His most recent book is The Rich Don't Always Win: The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900-1970.