Author Archive for Ron Anthony

Ron Anthony Is a pen name. I have an economics and finance education. I have read extensively on the the healthcare crisis that is pulling this country down. I have experienced firsthand how expensive, cruel and mindless American healthcare can be. Age: 67 (been around). Florida. Can be reached at Ronanthony47@aol.com

THE SUPREME COURT DECISION

There is good news and bad news with the recent Supreme Court decision upholding the Obamacare subsidies. The good news is that millions will continue to have health insurance. This is a basic right in all the advanced nations. The…

MARIJUANA

Drug addiction is an illness and should not be a crime. It is better to hospitalize and treat victims than spend huge amounts of money policing them and putting them in jails. When or if released from prison they are…

The socialism of Sarah Palin

The word “Socialist” is an ambiguous term. To many Republican conservatives anything to the left of anarchy (no government) is “socialist”. On the other extreme there is  “socialism” with government ownership of all the industries. In the middle is what…

SAVING MONEY ON DENTAL BILLS

Health insurance doesn’t cover dental work, as if our mouth was not a part of our body. This madness started over 100 years ago. Few have dental insurance and that rarely covers much anyway. You have to self pay and…