The Blind Spot in Medicare for All

Debra Smith holds her medical bills in her living room on Thursday, October 7, 2021, in Spring Hill, Tenn. Smith figures she has around $10,000 in unpaid medical bills from a string of hospital stays over the past year, even though she has coverage through Medicare. She hasn’t been able to make much progress paying … Read more

Medicare for All Is Not Enough

Hospital workers, union members, and local politicians protested the imminent closure of Hahnemann University Hospital at a rally in Philadelphia on July 15, 2019. (Bastiaan Slabbers / NurPhoto via Getty Images) Subscribe to The Nation Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Thank you for signing up for The Nation‘s weekly newsletter. Thank … Read more

The Plan to Save Californians $117 Billion a Year by Switching to Single-Payer

A doctor and other supporters of Medicare for All gather before Democratic senators arrive for a news conference. (Andrew Harnik/AP Photo) Subscribe to The Nation Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Thank you for signing up for The Nation‘s weekly newsletter. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nationcheck out … Read more