RSS

Tag Archive | "infant mortality"

How Inequality is Killing Us

Monday, September 2, 2013

2 Comments

How Inequality is Killing Us

In "The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger," Wilkinson and Pickett challenge everything we’ve been told about why people get sick and what it takes to be healthy.

Continue reading...

Inequality: The Root Source of Sickness

Saturday, October 31, 2009

10 Comments

Inequality: The Root Source of Sickness

America has the worst health statistics in the industrialized world because it is the most unequal society in the industrialized world. Social inequality affects the health of populations even more than access to medical care.

Continue reading...

Engels and the WHO Report

Monday, September 1, 2008

2 Comments

Engels and the WHO Report

On August 28, the World Health Organization announced that "INEQUALITIES ARE KILLING PEOPLE ON A GRAND SCALE." Has anything changed since the 19th Century? Find out in this fictional interview with Frederick Engels.

Continue reading...