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Children Should Never Need Inhalers. Asthma and Profit Hand in Hand?

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health, children, inhalers, asthma, cover-up, corruption, abuse, americans, ethics, economy, dishonesty, government, healthcare, lies, media, politics, propaganda, usa, socialsecurity, news, crime, congress )

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"And the Appalachian Mountains, which provide the headwaters for much of the Eastern Seaboard, are dotted with enormous impoundment ponds filled with heavy metals and toxic sludge. In order to breathe, children go to school in southern West Virginia clutc

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Kelly P. (2)
Friday May 24, 2013, 11:41 pm
Agree with this %100 - these problems should be PREVENTED not deliberately CAUSED - no child or anyone should be put through such suffering and harm - I mean, I would not want to go through that, so why would I allow it to happen to someone else?

Thanks for sharing that Chris Hedges article, it lays it bare the massive problem we've allowed by letting the drive for profit at the cost of life run amok within our economic system - the way the current system is should never have existed, but it does and all we can do now is correct it and prevent the future suffering that's to come if we do not.


Darren W (218)
Saturday May 25, 2013, 12:29 am
Totally agree with this...

Helen Porter (39)
Saturday May 25, 2013, 12:42 am
Many and many a year ago, when I was young, we used to say, "Let's go out and get some fresh air."


Kim Amourette (2)
Saturday May 25, 2013, 2:52 am
noted - thanx for sharing

Rozelle Platakis (0)
Saturday May 25, 2013, 5:21 am
Really cool post - thanks for this

Bella B. (41)
Saturday May 25, 2013, 5:36 am
Noted! Thanks for exposing this! There is much abuse and exploitation going on in our world and the current system makes sure we are so preoccupied with our petty concerns that we do not consider/see that it is in our hands to stand up to the atrocity we have accepted as life/world/system...

Marlen Del Razo (7)
Saturday May 25, 2013, 6:42 am
We're not measuring the consequences of the decisions motivated to satisfy a civilization that we have built upon greed and not within the consideration of physical laws wherein all actions are gauged to be best for all. Instead we got a consequential outflow of a relationship that broke the harmony between man and nature. Very cool exposure, we have a lot to work on ahead to take responsibility for our mess.

Adele Caskey (16)
Saturday May 25, 2013, 9:27 am
wow thanks for sharing I just read the report you mentioned in this post. Chris Hedges' Columns
Rise Up or Die - Quote "A handful of corporate oligarchs around the globe have everything—wealth, power and privilege—and the rest of us struggle as part of a vast underclass, increasingly impoverished and ruthlessly repressed. There is one set of laws and regulations for us; there is another set of laws and regulations for a power elite that functions as a global mafia."
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