Medical Treatment

Israeli soldiers have been accused of punching two Reuters cameramen and forcing them to strip in the street, before letting off a tear gas canister in front of them, leaving one of them needing hospital treatment. Read more...
In August 2011, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) opened a 70-bed emergency trauma center in Kunduz, a city of 250,000 people in the north of Afghanistan. It's the only hospital of its kind in the region, and, like all MSF hospitals, no guns are allowed, and treatment is free. Patients arrive here every day, and with a variety of injuries. Read more...
Over 900 people have sought medical treatment following a massive fire at a Chevron oil refinery in Richmond, California this week. Tens of thousands of area residents were ordered to stay in their homes with the windows and doors closed Read more...
Lawrence O'Donnell read from some of former President Jimmy Carters' latest op-ed at the New York Times, calling for an end to America's "war on drugs." Call Off the Global Drug War: The report describes the total failure of the present global Read more...
They have poured so much money into this machine, and it still doesn't work. Why no uproar about how the Osprey has contributed to the deficit? Coul Read more...

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Urologist Jack Cassell has a message for anyone who supports President Obama and health care reform: Find a new doctor. He posted a sign on his fron Read more...
January 12, 2010 CBC The National Calgary Flames coach Brent Sutter is upset security couldn’t locate a laser pointer being used to distract goalie Read more...
November 4, 1979 - The Embassy Takeover In Tehran
(On a scale of bad to worse - eleven) Continuing our odyssey of November 4th, we arrive at 1979. This one went from bad to worse in a matter of hou Read more...
CNN's conservative pundit named Alex Castellanos tried his best to undermine Alan Grayson's charge that republicans have a non existent health care Read more...
President Obama, I hope you'll go see this for yourself - and drag the inhumane Blue Dogs along with you: AMY GOODMAN: As debate continues in Washi Read more...