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Podcast    H4'ed 3/24/19

Debunking Medicare-for-all False Claims and Attacks; Wendell Potter & Chuck Pennacchio

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Broadcast 3/24/2019 at 12:26 PM EDT (17 Listens, 6 Downloads, 2286 Itunes)
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Two experts on single payer, medicare-for-all discuss and debunk some of the common attacks and false claims made by critics. Wendell Potter is the founder of Tarbell.org, an investigative news site and he is president of the Business initiative for health policy.

Chuck Pennacchio is a history professor at University of the Arts, Phila. and he is coordinator of Single Payor State Network.

Wendell Potter & Chuck Pennachio; Refuting Medicare For All Criticisms Wendell Potter founder of Tarbell.org and president of the Business Initiative for Health Policy and Chuck Pennachio is a history professor at University of the ...
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Medicare for all . is supported b 85% of Democrats and 52% of Republicans
Criticisms to debunk:
Raises taxes
Too expensive
Government takeover
need competition
need to take smaller steps
We have world's best healthcare system

FUD campaign: Fear, Uncertainty, Doubt

The Lie of keeping your health insurance if you like it.

Cost of medicare for all versus current version of medicare.

improved medicare includes dental, vision, all medications, no co-pays

Employment indentured servitude
Makes companies more competitive

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Rob Kall is an award winning journalist, inventor, software architect, connector and visionary. His work and his writing have been featured in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, CNN, ABC, the HuffingtonPost, Success, Discover and other media.

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He is the author of The Bottom-up Revolution; Mastering the Emerging World of Connectivity

He's given talks and workshops to Fortune 500 execs and national medical and psychological organizations, and pioneered first-of-their-kind conferences in Positive Psychology, Brain Science and Story. He hosts some of the world's smartest, most interesting and powerful people on his Bottom Up Radio Show, and founded and publishes one of the top Google- ranked progressive news and opinion sites, OpEdNews.com

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Rob Kall has spent his adult life as an awakener and empowerer-- first in the field of biofeedback, inventing products, developing software and a music recording label, MuPsych, within the company he founded in 1978-- Futurehealth, and founding, organizing and running 3 conferences: Winter Brain, on Neurofeedback and consciousness, Optimal Functioning and Positive Psychology (a pioneer in the field of Positive Psychology, first presenting workshops on it in 1985) and Storycon Summit Meeting on the Art Science and Application of Story-- each the first of their kind. Then, when he found the process of raising people's consciousness and empowering them to take more control of their lives one person at a time was too slow, he founded Opednews.com-- which has been the top search result on Google for the terms liberal news and progressive opinion for several years. Rob began his Bottom-up Radio show, broadcast on WNJC 1360 AM to Metro Philly, also available on iTunes, covering the transition of our culture, business and world from predominantly Top-down (hierarchical, centralized, authoritarian, patriarchal, big) to bottom-up (egalitarian, local, interdependent, grassroots, archetypal feminine and small.) Recent long-term projects include a book, Bottom-up-- The Connection Revolution, (more...)

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