MFT Update: Our new city wide Trust (October 2017)

(upbeat lively music) – [Narrator] We are creating a new Single Hospital Service for the city of Manchester, Trafford, and the wider communities our hospitals serve. This means bringing together Central Manchester University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, CMFT, and University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, UHSM, to create Continue Reading

Medicaid, explained: why it’s worse to be sick in some states than others

“I was about 11 years old.” The United States has the most complex health care system in the world. It’s our country’s immune system, and, like any immune system, it’s not perfect. “My immune system doesn’t know that my small intestine is a thing it should not attack.” That’s Matthew. Continue Reading

President Trump’s 2019 State of the Union Address

The nonsensical nature of “Medicare-for-All”

The Jimmy Barrett Show continues on KPRC 950. [Jimmy Barret] It is 4:33 now in the am – 950 KPRC. Yeah, we talked a little bit about this this morning, but there’s just so much information to dispense. I’m glad he could come back on this afternoon when we have Continue Reading

American Middle Class No Longer World’s Richest

the American middle class is no longer the world’s richest a New York Times article points out that the richest Americans are indeed richer than their peers in other countries however as the the New York Times analysis shows as lower and middle-income citizens in the united states are earning Continue Reading

What is the social model of disability? – Scope video

OSSIE STUART (Disability consultant): I always felt being a disabled person was a problem. After learning about the social model, it challenged me to look at disability completely differently. I myself was able to gain some confidence and… self-esteem. WHAT IS THE SOCIAL MODEL OF DISABILITY? IAN MACRAE (Editor, Disability Continue Reading

How state budgets are breaking US schools | Bill Gates

Well, this is about state budgets. This is probably the most boring topic of the whole morning. But I want to tell you, I think it’s an important topic that we need to care about. State budgets are big, big money — I’ll show you the numbers — and they Continue Reading

[Full documentary] CUBA: Defending Socialism, Resisting Imperialism [2010]

Fidel Castro whips up afurore in Cuba, charging the United States with arming and training mercenary forces for an imminent invasion. He calls out some 200 000 militiamen for training and guard duty at key points throughout Havana, in a move timed to coincide with the landing of our 14 Continue Reading

The US Democracy. How Does it Work?

The United States has always been known for being the leading country when it comes to democracy. The US democracy has been around for the past 230 years which makes it the oldest democracy in the entire world. It has paved the path for security, stability and freedom of speech Continue Reading