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The New Jim Crow – Red Zone Genocide in Health Care

Rachel gets half the story here.

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This is an electoral map of the 2008 election in the now familiar red and blue –

Red/Blue Electoral Map 2008

Red/Blue Electoral Map 2008

This is a map of the black population in the United States –

Distribution of Black Population in the US

Distribution of Black Population in the US

Now quiz time… Which political party dominates each of those states with the worst health care records?

And who is being impacted?

Genocide?

You betcha.

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Posted by on September 20, 2009 in The New Jim Crow

 

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Teen Pregnacy and STDs Rise During Bush Administration

Another in a long list of conservative failures –

Babies Making Babies, and Babies Sick

A Time Magazine Cover from 1985 covering the epidemic in Teen Age pregnancy. After years of turning this around, it's on the rise again, along with the rate of deadly STDs among children because of policies of the Bush Administration.

Teenage pregnancies and syphilis have risen sharply among a generation of American school girls who were urged to avoid sex before marriage under George Bush’s evangelically-driven education policy, according to a new report by the US’s major public health body.
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Posted by on July 27, 2009 in The Post-Racial Life

 

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