Posts Tagged ‘Crisis’

Grassroots Activists Are Leading The Way On The Addiction Crisis

On Thursday, the three major television networks suspended their daytime programming to broadcast the testimony of former FBI Director James Comey. This extraordinary step showed that nothing else was more important, even advertising revenue. It’s safe to say that we are somewhat distracted as a country right now. You can feel the hysteria in the […]

In A Stunning Development, Congress Drops A Billion Dollars On The Heroin Crisis

WASHINGTON ― Congress is close to passing a bill, after several thwarted attempts, that would include a provision allocating $ 1 billion to address the opioid epidemic. But that effort could still be upended by last-minute concerns that the broader legislation is too much of a giveaway to the pharmaceutical and medical device industries. House […]

Michael Moore Calls Flint Crisis A ‘Hate Crime’ Based On GOP’s ‘Race Hatred’

Michael Moore has called the Flint water crisis a “hate crime.” Speaking on “Real Time with Bill Maher” on Friday night, the Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker ripped the way Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) and his administration dealt with the lead poisoning of his home city’s water supply. “This is not a lead issue, this is […]

The Four-Thirds Solution: Solving the Childcare Crisis in America Today

The Four-Thirds Solution: Solving the Childcare Crisis in America Today Internationally recognized for his brilliant insights into the emotional and intellectual development of infants and young children, Dr. Stanley Greenspan now shows how this can best be encouraged within the real lives of parents today. Recognizing that day care, for the most part, does not […]

Bernie Sanders Wonders Whether Flint’s Water Crisis Would Happen In A White Community

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders wondered during Thursday’s Democratic debate whether a toxic water crisis like the one in Flint, Michigan, would happen to a town that’s not majority black. “One wonders if this were a white suburban community what kind of response there would have been,” Sanders said, to cheers from the audience. “Flint, […]

What The Ebola Crisis Can Teach Us About Responding To The Zika Outbreak

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we speak with Georgetown University’s Daniel Lucey and Lawrence Gostin about the global response to the Zika virus. The World Health Organization was widely criticized for delays and mismanagement in its response to the Ebola crisis that ravaged three West […]

What the Game of Thrones Can Teach Us About the Syrian Refugee Crisis

If you’re not familiar with the Game of Thrones here’s the gist. There’s a zombie apocalypse coming. The humans build a wall to keep the zombies out, but in doing so, block out an entirely different group of humans, who are now stuck with the zombies. The catch is, when the zombies attack, everyone they […]

Crisis-Oriented Mental Heathcare is Not the Answer to America’s Mental Heath Crisis

It sounds like the opening scenes of a certain wildly popular television drama: on Labor Day 2013 I found myself on a gurney in the ER of Beth Israel in Boston, a perfectly healthy 44-year-old victim of an epic panic attack, who would have a very expensive night of tests to determine if what I […]

What A Solution To Europe’s Migration Crisis Could Look Like

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we speak with Demetrios Papademetriou about Europe’s migrant crisis. Hundreds of thousands of people fleeing war and searching for a better life have crossed into Europe this year, often by perilous means. This ever-increasing influx of migrants […]

Germans Forget Postwar History Lesson On Debt Relief In Greece Crisis

As negotiations between Greece and its creditors stumbled toward breakdown, culminating in a sound rejection on Sunday by Greek voters of the conditions demanded in exchange for a financial lifeline, a vintage photo resurfaced on the Internet. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to […]

Medicine Discount Cards Donated to Family Crisis Center in Ada,OK by Charles Myrick of American Consultants RX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Atlantic Editor Wonders If Maybe Immigration Has Something To Do With California’s Water Crisis

David Frum, a conservative pundit and senior editor at The Atlantic, wants to know why The New York Times isn’t putting more emphasis on immigration in its coverage of the California water crisis. In a pair of tweets Friday, Frum criticized the Times for not including more references to the state’s “immigration-driven population surge” in […]

NYC Pioneers An Innovative Alternative For Those On The Verge Of A Mental Health Crisis

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily reporting and analysis on trends in state policy. By Christine Vestal NEW YORK – It is a busy Friday afternoon. Staff members check in guests at the front desk. Other employees lead […]

The Crisis

The Crisis Navy Commander Dan Lenson is assigned an urgent mission in a war-torn, famine-plagued country on the brink of collapse. He and his select team of SEALs, civilian analysts, and relief workers are part of an immense effort to bring food, water, and medical supplies to civilians—while the United States battles pirates from the […]

The Crisis: A Dan Lenson Novel

The Crisis: A Dan Lenson Novel Navy Commander Dan Lenson is assigned an urgent mission in a war-torn, famine-plagued country on the brink of collapse. He and his select team of SEALs, civilian analysts, and relief workers are part of an immense effort to bring food, water, and medical supplies to civilians—while the United States […]

Unsheltered Population In NYC Drops 5 Percent, Even As Homelessness Crisis Continues

The number of unsheltered New Yorkers fell by 5 percent during Mayor Bill de Blasio’s first year in office, the city’s Department of Homeless Services announced Thursday. There were 3,182 people sleeping on the city’s streets, in the subway or in other public areas this February during the annual Homeless Outreach Population Estimate — or […]

Putting Homes In Parking Spaces Could Help Solve San Francisco’s Housing Crisis

There’s just too much space reserved for cars in San Francisco, according to activist Steve Dombek, and it’s not helping everyday residents who want to live in housing they can afford. In his reimagined street diagrams seen below, Dombek reduced the amount of space allocated for parking and driving, and used it instead to provide […]

The Migrant Crisis, Here and There

It is ever more clear we are in the midst of a colossal migration crisis. In Europe, the haunting specter of hundreds, even thousands, of Africans drowning in the Mediterranean has captured headlines for a few days. European leaders, who had tried to discourage crossings by withdrawing naval patrols, will be forced to reconsider on […]

Help Crisis Pregnancy Center Receive Tribute & Health Assistance by Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Can 2 Fat Survive a New Crisis? | 2 Fat 2 Fly | Oprah Winfrey Network

With their budget running thin, 2 Fat 2 Fly tries crowd funding to generate extra cash and Corey’s wing-stuffing machine is put to the test. When The Fonz suffers a major setback, tensions reach a boiling point and the future of 2 Fat may be in jeopardy. Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN […]

Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center Receive Tribute & Medicine Assistance by Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center Receive Tribute & Medicine Assistance by Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center Receive Tribute & Medicine Assistance by Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center Receive Tribute & Medicine Assistance by Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

S. Hrg. 107-539: The Crisis in Children's Dental Health: A Silent Epidemic

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The Rice Crisis

The Rice Crisis The recent escalation of world food prices – particularly for cereals – prompted mass public indignation and demonstrations in many countries, from the price of tortilla flour in Mexico to that of rice in the Philippines and pasta in Italy. The crisis has important implications for future government trade and food security […]

Year 2000 Computing Crisis: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation's Efforts To Ensure Bank Systems Are Year 2000

Year 2000 Computing Crisis: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation's Efforts To Ensure Bank Systems Are Year 2000 The BiblioGov Project is an effort to expand awareness of the public documents and records of the U.S. Government via print publications. In broadening the public understanding of government and its work, an enlightened democracy can grow and prosper. […]

America’s Cities: An ‘Urban Crisis’ Ignored

Are America’s major cities dying? The answer is yes, no and maybe depending on the city or where one looks within it. Many of our large cities are places where the infrastructure is decaying, neighborhoods are deteriorating, and hopes are dimming for a large number of citizens. Many of them are also places where each […]

The Water Crisis Creates A Gender Rights Problem. Here’s Who’s Solving It

Globally, women and girls in developing countries spend an estimated 200 million hours every single day just collecting water in areas where potable water isn’t available locally. It’s an arduous task that leads to debilitating injuries, yet the chore falls on the heads of women and children in 76 percent of households surveyed, according to […]

The Core of Every Crisis of Imagination is a Crisis of Identity

By Dr. March Gafni and Kate Maloney Every one of us holds an inner image of what it means to be successful. That inner image determines our decisions and drives our destiny. That image is often not articulated in the explicit values of a culture. But it is etched by society in the unconscious lining […]

Eating Fossil Fuels: Oil, Food and the Coming Crisis in Agriculture

Eating Fossil Fuels: Oil, Food and the Coming Crisis in Agriculture The miracle of the Green Revolution was made possible by cheap fossil fuels to supply crops with artificial fertilizer, pesticides, and irrigation. Estimates of the net energy balance of agriculture in the United States show that ten calories of hydrocarb Price: $ Sold by […]

Family Crisis & Counseling Center Inc.Receive Tribute & Prescription Cards by ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Affordable Housing Initiative Demands Action For Historic Rental Crisis We Can’t Ignore

Advocates are proving why home is so much more than a place to store your belongings. Home Matters, a campaign supporting affordable housing initiatives nationwide, is using the month of February to highlight the importance of having a safe and comfortable place to call home. The group points out that there are proven connections between […]

The Crisis In Children's Dental Health: A Silent Epidemic

The Crisis In Children's Dental Health: A Silent Epidemic The BiblioGov Project is an effort to expand awareness of the public documents and records of the U.S. Government via print publications. In broadening the public understanding of government and its work, an enlightened democracy can grow and prosper. Ranging from historic Congressional Bills to the […]

The Mid College Job Crisis

Somewhere around 21 years old, everyone hits the mid-ish life crisis that no one ever warned you about. While most college students are thrilled that finals are over and preparing to eat every crumb of food left in their parent’s fridge, college seniors are peering into the dark abyss of life. Stage one: Denial The […]

Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center Receive Tribute & Free Prescription Help by Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Zippo 28295 Identity Crisis Black Matte Lighter Made in the USA

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Atascosa Family Crisis Center, Inc. Receive Tribute & Medicine Coupons by Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Why This Isn’t a Mid-Life Crisis

Sure I’m 40, and if the average U.S. life span is 80, then I am roughly in the middle of my life. But let me tell you why what I am going through is not a mid-life crisis. First off, what am I doing? I am making some pretty serious and life-altering assessments. I am […]

President Obama Would Like To Reintroduce America To The Ebola Crisis

WASHINGTON — Amid nationwide protests over police tactics, intense scrutiny of an expansive immigration policy and growing concern about military strategy in the Middle East, President Barack Obama will drive 10 miles northwest on Tuesday to discuss a crisis that’s largely slipped the public consciousness. Appearing at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, […]

A Look Back at Lehman Brothers and Where We Stand Six Years After the Financial Crisis

September 15, 2008 — a day that rocked the American economy to its core after Lehman Brothers, then one of the nation’s largest investment banks, filed for bankruptcy. The largest filing in history, Lehman Brothers’ bankruptcy sent shockwaves through the global markets and left families and businesses reeling. In the months before the President took […]

Matalin-Reagan Debate Obama’s Rope-a-Dope Strategy in ISIS Crisis

LISTEN HERE: By Mark Green “Is ‘dither’ the Republican word for ‘think’?”, asks Lawrence O’Donnell. So our duo discuss both sides: the-tan-man-has-no-plan-“yet” vs. he’s a deliberate president trying to get the substance and coalition right. Then: Putin in Ukraine, Rick Perry in court, the ALS in America. *On the ISIS Crisis. We listen to the […]

Climate Crisis a Public-Health Emergency Too: Why Nurses Will Join Climate March Sept. 21

Early last November Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda slammed into the Philippines, leaving more than 6,000 people dead, tens of thousands injured, and many more bereft of their homes and livelihoods. The storm was called the most powerful tropical cyclone ever to make landfall. Few of the international media who flew in to report on the devastation noted […]

President Obama Makes a Statement on the Crisis in Iraq

Watch on YouTube Tonight, in a statement addressing the current crisis in Iraq, President Obama announced that he authorized two operations in the country — "targeted airstrikes to protect our American personnel, and a humanitarian effort to help save thousands of Iraqi civilians who are trapped on a mountain without food and water and facing […]

Children at the Border Are Not a Crisis for Americans

The unaccompanied children arriving on our Southwest border are not causing an immigration crisis for Americans. Politicians, as usual, are sensationalizing the facts for their own partisan agendas. More immigrant children are arriving but the crisis is for them, not the native born in the United States. The number of unaccompanied children under 12 caught […]

Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center Receive Tribute & Free Prescription Help by Charles Myrick of ACRX

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Work Longer, Think Longer: Why Your Brain Loves the Economic Crisis

Thanks to the economic crisis, the American dream of retirement in our 60s is dead or dying. It is a cold, inevitable calculus: Our retirement accounts aren’t fat enough to sustain us for as long as we will live. Employers don’t pay as much as they used to, and inflation swallows up what we do […]

The Blind Spot: Science and the Crisis of Uncertainty

The Blind Spot: Science and the Crisis of Uncertainty Used – In today’s unpredictable and chaotic world, we look to science to provide certainty and answers–and often blame it when things go wrong. “The Blind Spot” reveals why our faith in scientific certainty is a dangerous illusion, and how only by embracing science’s inherent ambiguities […]

The Health Care Crisis and the American Family; Hearing Before the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred

The Health Care Crisis and the American Family; Hearing Before the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Used – The book has no illustrations or index. It may have numerous typos or missing text. However, purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original rare book from the publisher’s […]

The Latex Allergy Crisis: A Forgotten Epidemic

The Latex Allergy Crisis: A Forgotten Epidemic The HIV panic of the 1980s prompted CDC and OSHA to mandate the use of natural rubber latex gloves in health care. The increased use of rubber gloves created a latex allergy crisis for health care workers. Articles have been written on the causes, symptoms, and treatments of […]

Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center Receive Tribute & Help by Charles Myrick of ACRX

www.acrx.org .”The latest organization to receive the free ACRX discount prescription cards is the Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center. Enjoy a brief recap of this great organization doing a fantastic service in the community!” -Charles Myrick – President and CEO of American Consultants Rx Inc.-Pharmacy Discount Network News Visit American Consultants RX today!