Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today.
- The EpiPen boss tried to defend price hikes to Congress. No one bought it | Liz Richardson Voyles
Mylan CEO Heather Bresch said she believes the medicine’s cost has struck the balance of profit and access. But my kid depends on EpiPens, and she’s wrong
- Facts Matter
When a politician ends almost every sentence with "believe me"… don’t! He’s probably lying.
- Does Fear of Black Men Satisfy the "Objective Reasonableness" Standard? | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
The case that set the standard on when police officers are justified in using excessive force is Graham v. Connor. But how that standard is applied needs deep consideration.
- Editorial: The EpiPen Outrage Continues
It’s time for Congress to stop letting pharmaceutical companies get away with price gouging on lifesaving drugs.