The United Kingdom's Royal College of Ophthalmologists has found that tens of thousands of elderly people struggle to see because of National Health Service rationing of cataract surgery. The group found that 62 percent of eye surgery units will not perform the surgery unless the patient's vision has deteriorated to a certain point.
In the best of all possible worlds, such actions wouldn't be necessary. In the current climate, boycotting social media might spark a return to a robust marketplace of ideas.
"I want to be clear that the comments I made are not indicative of who I am or who I've become in the years since."
What happens when cities and counties have their own ideas about a law that authorizes the seizure of guns from people who are mentally ill?
As a Deadline for Legalizing Marijuana in Illinois Approaches, a New Poll Finds Strong Public Support
According to the survey, three-fifth of voters think pot should be legal for recreational use.