June 9, 2022

Essential healthcare workers hold State House rally to demand investment now, not later

“At the same time demand has spiked, staffing is the worst I have ever seen,” said Ian...

March 3, 2022

Registered Nurse: Governor McKee’s executive order leads to suffering and death in nursing homes

“If Governor McKee doesn’t change course and allow the safe staffing law to proceed, the quality of...

May 4, 2022

Dessert Served First

This week, Moira and Jen had a lot of political dessert to catch up on so we...

January 18, 2022

Majority of PVD City Council supports unvaccinated police officers

“Part of ‘serving and protecting’ means following evidence-based public health guidance. Anything less is a betrayal of...

January 8, 2022

Education justice groups call for “equitable and safe schooling” during covid surge

“We face unique challenges as a society in these times. We must rise to these challenges by...

May 4, 2022

Fa La La La F*cked Up

Welcome to Moira and Jenn’s drunken holiday spectacular! It was as much of a shit-show for us...

December 21, 2021

Dr. Fine: What’s Coming at Us – COVID, Omicron, Division, and Democracy

“This will happen because two governors valued commerce over human life and because two governors tried to...

December 16, 2021

Governor McKee takes helter-skelter approach to combatting homelessness

“Even with the resources announced today there will still be Rhode Islanders experiencing homelessness,” said Jennifer Barrera,...

May 4, 2022

Healthy, Wealthy, and LIES

In this week’s episode we talk about the elephant in the room: covid burnout. With many Americans...

October 19, 2021

Race, politics and Covid collide at Barrington Zoning Board of Review

“To be honest with you, and we’ve had discussions about this – I’m not happy about going...

October 16, 2021

2021 Housing Fact Book looks at the relationship of housing and health

“In Rhode Island, the primary driver of the health risks posed by the state’s housing is the...

September 28, 2021

Today’s Culture War: Playing With People’s Lives for Sport

Over the past few years the culture war has devolved into what seems more like a sporting...

September 7, 2021

33 members of the RI House want Governor McKee to repeal or extend the vaccine mandate for health care workers

Science does not determine policy, politicians do. Uneducated and foolish politicians, more beholden to ideology than reality,...

August 26, 2021

I was vaccinated and got Delta. What you should know…

After avoiding COVID-19 infection for the better part of a year and a half, I recently got...

August 10, 2021

Lawmakers and residents ask Commissioner to reject proposed health insurance rate hikes

“With the recent surge of COVID cases and the ongoing spread of the Delta variant, it is...