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What’s in the ACA anyway? [Part 3]

Welcome back! We’ve gotten through the general reforms and are ready to tackle the exchange. As always, you can follow along at congress.gov, which offers a (very dry) summary and a (even drier) full text version. So. Taxes. Can I be … Continue reading

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What’s in the ACA anyway? [Part 2]

Welcome back! We’ve gotten through the general reforms and are ready to tackle the exchange. As always, you can follow along at congress.gov, which offers a (very dry) summary and a (even drier) full text version. Today we’re talking about the … Continue reading

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What’s in the ACA anyway? [Part 1]

It’s come to my attention that a lot of people in favor of repealing the Affordable Care Act don’t actually know what it says. And it occurs to me I’ve never read the thing either. So we’re going to fix that. This … Continue reading

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Senator Rob Portman: Bald-faced liar. (an open letter)

Dear Rob Portman, As you know, I wrote you with my concerns about health insurance recently. As you are no doubt aware, you replied with a form letter full of vile lies that insult my intelligence. Let’s go through them, … Continue reading

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Other: Please Specify

I changed the name of my blog. I never much liked “Raven Wings”, but I didn’t have anything better; it’s not like my posts are all on a theme or anything. But my life kind of has a theme, if … Continue reading

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On Wellness

The early Victorians had it all figured out. The science was clear; new research was being done all the time, refining and furthering the work that had begun in China. New institutions and societies were popping up everywhere to reform … Continue reading

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My Story: High School

So another blogger I follow recently released a five-part series detailing her relationship with an abusive friend, and how it started out well-meaning and went badly. At first I was wondering why she was posting that, what happened to the … Continue reading

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