JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11 am This week in Washington: ACA, Russian Involvement, The Supreme Court? My takeaway? 

Dear followers: This Post was sent to me by my friend, Cathy Albisa at NESRI, detailing 5 reasons to vote against the proposed healthcare bill.  For more analysis  of the AHCA , please review my  previous Posts  and subscribe to the  Kaiser Family Foundation newsletter for additional comprehensive analysis of the proposal’s shortfalls. Dear Joyce: … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11 am This week in Washington: ACA, Russian Involvement, The Supreme Court? My takeaway? 

PUBLIC ADVOCACY: International Women’s Day Unknown Heroines

Dear followers: this post has been brought to my attention through our link with NESRI an organization dedicated to human rights and human rights awareness.  Please read and comment on the incredible achievement of Women in the food industry, unsung heroes of International Women’s Day! All the best.  Joyce On International Women’s Day, we celebrate … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: International Women’s Day Unknown Heroines

PUBLIC ADVOCACY: NESRI “supports the Public Option” Affordable Health Care

Hi: On 2/27/15, Cathy Albisa of NESRI has just sent me an update on the Public Option for Affordable Healthcare as presented to the Vermont Legislature.  If you’re interested, please read her Post . We support the Middle Class and options to reduce income inequality.  More work, vision, activism and less talk. Thanks for reading … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: NESRI “supports the Public Option” Affordable Health Care

PUBLIC ADVOCACY: An update from NESRI on Single Payer Health Care

This is a letter to me from Cathy Albisa, the Executive Director of NESRI ( National and Economic Social Rights Initiative), dated 1/8/15.  Her update of events, shows a slight set back, but not the end of the discussion on the need for a Single Payer System. Just as Vermont stands ready to become the … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: An update from NESRI on Single Payer Health Care

PUBLIC ADVOCACY: About NESRI/Do you want to be involved? Healthcare Single Payer?

Dear followers:  During the last month, I’ve had the opportunity to visit several organization.  NESRI is a grass roots movement, established 10 years ago, to effect social change.  The folks involved, live by their Mission Statement. In Partnership with communities, NESRI works to build a broad movement for economic and social rights; including health, housing, … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: About NESRI/Do you want to be involved? Healthcare Single Payer?