disability

Breathless and Burdened

November 5, 2013
World-renowned Johns Hopkins Medicine forced to suspend program after investigation finds one doctor reviewed 1,500 cases and never found an instance of black lung, denying coal miners disability benefits Johns Hopkins Medicine suspended its black lung program after an investigation revealed that Hopkins doctors made questionable medical assessments resulting in denied disability benefits for thousands…

Bailout Fallout

September 22, 2013
So why have Republicans cut them?

Food Stamps Among The Most Effective Economic Stimulus

September 22, 2013
So why have Republicans cut them?

Hammer: 'Moral Bankruptcy' Behind Massive GM Recall

August 14, 2013
Frank Hammer: GM worker ties himself to a cross to get embassy’s attention over GM’s unsafe factories, refusal to pay disability claims, and the firing of injured workers.

Plight of GM Workers

August 14, 2013
Frank Hammer: GM worker ties himself to a cross to get embassy’s attention over GM’s unsafe factories, refusal to pay disability claims, and the firing of injured workers.

Social Security Reform

April 11, 2013
Teresa Ghilarducci: The whole 401K structure has a fatal flaw and older workers are going into retirement with not enough money to maintain their living standards

Yousef Alhelou Reporting From Gaza

February 21, 2013
Disabled people in Gaza fight for their rights, proving they are producers not consumers amid ignorance from the local authorities