There are currently 61 million disabled individuals in the United States, and this population is often denied healthcare and necessary coverage. In recent years, the Trump administration rolled back many protections for disabled individuals, including ADA protections, and made it harder for people to file for disability and social security income. While there is still that must be done to turn around years of oppression that the disabled experience, some things are turning around now that President-Elect Biden plans to reform social security and supplemental income. However,… [Read more]
In the current political climate, protests have become more common occurrences. One way to deter forces that inflice violence upon peaceful protestors is to use the rules of the system: a lawsuit.
Have you protested, and then suffered a personal injury at the hands of someone else’s negligence? If so, it’s essential that you do everything you can to get every penny you’re owed, mainly because insurance companies will do their best to give you as small of a claim as possible.… [Read more]
Although it is still controversial, the idea of medical cannabis is becoming more popular. According to Business Insider, 84% of the population believe that it should be legalized. If you’re still on the fence about this issue, there are several health benefits that you should be aware of.It’s a Safe Alternative to Opioids
Drug-related overdoses have reached epidemic levels across the country.… [Read more]
Dear Mrs. Vera,
Should Wiener withdraw?
Sincerely, Lorena Bobbitt, Manassas, Virginia… [Read more]
With all the talk about guns and mental health, and the post-traumatic stress syndrome of vets from Iraq and Afghanistan, what better idea could one have than to grab your neighbor and take a homecoming Marine who has psychological problems out to a gun range and put a weapon in his hands.
What could possibly go wrong?… [Read more]
It’s difficult for me to write on personal topics. Politics is my comfort zone. But once in a while, I want to say something just to share it, like a diary entry. Once in a blue moon, something moves me and I just want to speak on it. And my editor on this site, Brooklyn Dame, is, fortunately, indulgent.… [Read more]
With the holidays just around the corner, there is someone to whom ol’ Panama would like to give a special present. In fact, I’d like everyone to give this special person a present over the holidays. This special someone does more work, puts in more hours, sacrifices more, and receives far too little credit. You may be thinking that I’m talking about the American soldier, but I’m not.… [Read more]