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Trumpcare: Applies Double Standard to Medical Malpractice

Melania Trump can sue for $150 million for an injury to her reputation, but a patient rendered quadriplegic or brain damaged by medical error will be limited to $250,000 for pain, suffering, and loss of enjoyment of life. Somehow, this cap on noneconomic damages lowers the cost of health care. I do not believe there is hard data really linking the two.

Judge rules Trump administration must stop giving psychotropic drugs to migrant children without permission

Congratulations Republican Party, self ascribed ‘Silent Majority’ aka ‘Party of Family Values’ for turning the world as we know it upside down and inside out. You’ve had help to be sure, but the award for making certain the United States of America lost all moral authority goes to the sycophantic psychopathic Republican Congress who–having lost…

Billy Joel on hitting the 100 mark at Madison Square Garden – CBS News

“You don’t usually get political in shows.”

“No, I don’t think it’s right for me to get up on a soapbox because that’s not why people are there.”

“But you had to do something that night?”

“I had to do something that night. The President said, you know, ‘There’s some good people on that side …’ No, Nazis aren’t good people. It really enraged me, actually. My old man, his family got wiped out. They were slaughtered in Auschwitz. Him and his parents were able to get out. But then he was in the U.S. Army during the war and fought with Patton and was shot at by Nazis.

“My family suffered. And I think I actually have a right to do that.”

Minnesota [N]ice Served up COLD at 2018 Super Bowl

“Together, we overcome challenges,” the Askov Finlayson website states. “And we’re better for it. From constraint is born creativity, which is the secret to our success. That, and good gear. Because there’s no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing.”

Reinvention: At Any Age

The rules for reinvention have changed. Whether you want to end procrastination or become more sociable, it’s possible to change basic elements of yourself. But first you have to grapple with your hidden fears. Still, there’s no surer route to security in life. The Struggle “Change sucks,” declares Art Markman, a professor of psychology at…

The Test of Leadership: a survivor’s perspective – Tammy J Fischer – Medium

As friend and colleague of Senator Al Franken (D-MN) Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) is not in a difficult situation, she is in a leadership position. Of course leadership positions are, by definition, difficult; something the electorate seems to appreciate while our leadership does not. But Minnesotans will be watching closely to see if Klobuchar leans…

Our Revolution | He’s  Back! St. Paul Suburban Organizing Kickoff

Wednesday August 24th It’s Our Revolution Organizing Kickoff! On August 24th, 2016, we’ll launch Our Revolution with a big Organizing Kickoff to get to work fighting for the political revolution—through November and beyond. Bernie will speak via livestream at 8pm CST and lay out the path forward for our movement. We recommend arriving at least 30…