Cancer could not stop her activism but Trump’s ACA repeal could
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Over the last few weeks, we have been discussing the Affordable Care Act and health care in America, in sort of an antiseptic manner. Today we will discuss it first as personalized by a friend, a millennial, and a fellow activist, Eleanor Goldfield, who has had to work within the current system as it stands. She had an upfront seat from her cancer diagnosis to her remission over the last two years. We will then discuss the changes we must fight for to make our system better and humane.
Eleanor Goldfield is the Founder & Host at Act Out, Founder / Senior Consultant at Art Killing Apathy and Founder, singer, writer at Rooftop Revolutionaries. She is an all around social justice, economic justice, and racial justice political activist.
Eleanor is not letting her ordeal deter her from her activism. After all, in the times of Trump one cannot rest on one’s laurels. She has written the new book titled, Paradigm Lost. Eleanor blogs at ArtKillingApathy.com.
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But let’s get to the Blog of the Week.
My Blog Posts Of The Week
- Two Facebook posts speak to the perversion of Republicanism & Christianity
- Black protester hugs white supremacist & he doesn’t know what to do (VIDEO)
- If Progressives perform the country will respond. Its values are with us (VIDEO)
- America in trouble, Trump’s Chief of Staff John Kelly has become Donald Trump (VIDEO)
- President Obama all but said the Trump administration is doomed to failure (VIDEO)
- Kingwood mom who caused a stir biking her kids to school featured on KHOU (VIDEO)
- “We are at war with Russia?” Oh, Really? Here are some questions.
- Do you want a Progressive America? Vote for Progressives in the primaries.
- Bernie Sanders corners Ted Cruz in CNN debate and Cruz knew it (VIDEO)
- John McCain slams Fox News reporter: Why would you say something that stupid? (VIDEO)
- Houston Mayor Turner slams State Senator Bettencourt for his tax hypocrisy
- Kingwood residents e-attack mom for pulling her kids to school with her bike/cart.
- Why I give racists 2nd, 3rd, and more chances and it’s about sexism
- Journalist all but call Trump a liar to his face about the corporate tax (VIDEO)
- Progressive bloggers and sites I respect that you must read
- Convicted evangelist warns those making fun of him will face the wrath of God (VIDEO)
- Robert Reich schools Trump economist lying about tax cuts & middle-class income (VIDEO)
- Trump insults Mitch McConnell at press conference for taking lobbyists’ money (VIDEO)
- Zeke Emanuel eviscerates Rick Santorum on Trump’s Obamacare sabotage (VIDEO)
- Zeke Emanuel & Rick Santorum go at it over Trump’s Obamacare sabotage (VIDEO)
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