Resources

 

UNNATURAL CAUSES: An excellent documentary that explores the link between race, class and health in America.

ACE STUDY: The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study, a collaboration between the Centers for Disease Control and Kaiser Permanente, is one of the largest investigations to link childhood adversity with mental and physical illness in later life.

SICK and SICKER: Essays on Class Health and Health Care: This book explains how healthy profits create sick people, how class determines health more than any other factor, how all existing medical systems are disease-management systems, and what a genuine health-care system might look like.

NEW WORLD NOTES: A unique radio blog hosted by Kenneth Dowst from Connecticut, USA. Each 30-minute program examines political & social issues through interviews, commentary, news from the alternate press, graphics and music.

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