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Lindsay Beyerstein | As the Great Blizzard of 2010 blanketed New York City, most residents were blissfully unaware that their city's 911 system was on the brink of collapse.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | This special edition of the Pulse is about the ongoing war against women being waged in Congress and in state legislatures nationwide.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | The South Dakota House of Representatives will soon vote on a bill that would expand the definition of justifiable homicide to include killing to protect the life of a fetus.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | Health advocate Eesha Pandit and blogger Sady Doyle join GRITtv host Laura Flanders for a discussion of the House GOP's draconian abortion bill, H.R.3.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | With millions of Americans out of work, House Republicans are focusing in on real priorities: decimating private abortion coverage and crippling public funding for abortion.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | According to Robin Marty of Care2.org, today's young whippersnappers are snorting bath salts and plant food to get their kicks. But keep in mind that "bath salt" and "plant food" are just euphemisms.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | This week, House Republicans will hold a vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The symbolic vote is giving both Republicans and Democrats a pretext to publicly rehash their views on the legislation.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | Jamelle Bouie of TAPPED urges President Barack Obama to take up the issue of mental health care in his upcoming speech on the Arizona mass shooting.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | A proposed program to cover counseling sessions for seniors on end-of-life care has risen from the ashes of health-care reform and found a new life in Medicare regulations.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | It's a Christmas-week miracle! The Senate, in a vote that astonished everyone, brought the Food Safety and Modernization Act back from the dead on Monday.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | Dr. Kenneth Katz recently published an article in the New England Journal of Medicine titled "Health Hazards of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell."
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Lindsey Beyerstein | New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is asking the USDA to approve a pilot program that would prevent his city’s residents from buying sugar-sweetened soda with food stamps.