Let's Tackle Some Hard Things
As we start a new week before America's favorite patriotic holiday - let's crack our knuckles, get our heads in the game, put on our big boy or girl pants, and take on the hard stuff of being Americans this week.
If you've read our mission statement - Everyday Idealist's goals are to not get expressly political and we still will maintain that - but some things do affect us all - as does how we get healthcare.
Whether you liked Obamacare or not, the fact of the matter is that the newest version of the healthcare bill in the Senate will take healthcare away from many of us. The poor, the elderly, children with cancer or other expensive diseases, and the disabled will be most strongly affected.
If you or a loved one were lucky enough to not know how terrible our healthcare system was before Obamacare then you are truly blessed.
WHAT CAN BE DONE:
1) Educate yourself on the bill and how it could affect you:
Some good articles are below:
2) Contact your Senator and tell them how you feel.
Thanks today for taking charge of your health. Democracy requires knowledge and interaction. And knowledge is power.
See you tomorrow!