By Dave Lindorff
On a visit to the UK last summer, ThisCantBeHappening! journalist Dave Lindorff suffered acute shortness of breath and found himself spending five days in a National Health Service hospital in Oxford. He found the experience eye-opening because of the quality of care, efficiency, and lack of concern about picking his wallet. Nothing like our money-centered, class-based medical system in the States. Read his whole article in the London Review of Books.
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Dave Lindorff is a founding member of the collectively-owned, journalist-run online newspaper www.thiscantbehappening.net
. He is a columnist for Counterpunch, is author of several recent books ("This Can't Be Happening! Resisting the (more...