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Portland City Council Hearing Oct 19 2016
City of Portland hearing and adoption of resolution encouraging the Oregon legislature to adopt affordable health care for all.
Friday Forum: What Can Other Nations Teach Oregon About Health Care?
City Club of Portland, September 23, 2016,
Panelists: Dr. Theodore Marmor, Professor Emeritus of the Yale University School of Management
Dr. Kieke Okma, Visiting Professor of International Healthcare at McGill University, Canada
Moderator: Serena Cruz, Executive Director of the Virginia Garcia Memorial Foundation
Brain Labor Report
Brain Labor Report 2.1 2017
The Streets were full with concerned Southern Oregonians for the second week in a row at a Tuesday noon rally in downtown Medford. Well over 500 people gathered to fight for our democracy.You can hear voices from Medford’s streets on KSKQ Community Radio “live” on the Brain Labor Report
Brain Labor Report 1.4.2017
Mark Dudzic previews Single-Payer Strategy Conference, Jan. 13 – Jan. 15 in NYC
On the Brain Labor Report for January 4, 2017 we talk with Mark Dudzic, national coordinator of the Labor Campaign for Single Payer. We discuss the upcoming national single-payer health care conference in New York City.
Brain Labor Report 11.30.2016
Peter Shapiro, Song of the Stubborn One Thousand: The Watsonville Canning Strike, 1985-87 We are joined via phone by Peter Shapiro. We discuss campaign financing and the impact of unrestrained corporate spending. We look at the ORESTAR reports on Measure 97 and the DeBoer/Moro campaign. We also discuss Shapiro's book, Song of the Stubborn One Thousand.
Brain Labor Report 10.19-16 - Health Care for All Oregon resolution 15-154
On the Brain Labor Report for October 19 we talk about Health Care with Sandra Coyner and Joe Graf, organizers with Health Care for All Oregon. We discuss local resolution 15-154
Interviews by Roberta Hall
Discussing The Lund Report
by Roberta Hall
Diane Lund-Muzikant is a journalist well known to health care advocates and to the health care industry in Oregon. Readers of The Lund Report include reformers and activists, whether they are working simply to make the Affordable Care Act’s provisions help more people or to totally re-do the system so everyone in the state receives coverage.
Nurses for Single Payer:
Interview by Roberta Hall, KBOO reporter
Bobbi interviews Nancy Sullivan and Chris Tanner, nurses with a background including teaching at the Oregon Health Sciences University at the 72nd Oregon Public Health Association conference on October 10, 2016, about their program to involve nurses in the work toward universal health care.
For additional program samples from two days of presentations and discussions at the OPHA conference, using conversations with several participants go HERE. .
Now’s the Time: Beyond Obamacare
A new film from Laurie Simons and Terry Sterrenberg, producers of The Healthcare Movie.
Now’s the Time explores the aftermath of Obamacare’s implementation through interviews, animations and exposé. This new documentary film will tell the story of the drama, struggle, and success of the movement towards health care equity. It will lift the fog of resignation and inspire viewers to action.
FIX It: Healthcare at the Tipping Point
..a powerful new documentary that reaches across the political and ideological divide to expand support for major health are reform.