Medical Debt Collectors Working With Judges To Incarcerate Poor People

A new investigation reveals that medical debt collectors are getting judges to issue warrants for sick people who are too poor to pay off medical bills. RTs Brigida Santos joins me now from Los Angeles with more. So Brigida, tell me about this investigation. You know, where did it take place and what did you […]

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Greek Finance Minister Jumps the Gun on Bailout Announcement

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Pro-Bailout New Democracy Wins Greek Election

(Image source: Bloomberg) BY CHRISTINA HARTMAN A narrow win for the conservative New Democracy party in Sunday’s much-watched Greek parliamentary elections. And for western news outlets, that primarily means one thing: BBC: “Greece’s place in the eurozone is looking more secure…” Sky News: “They have at least decided they are in favour, reluctantly, of the […]

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Debt Collectors Facing Lawsuit Over Harassing Phone Calls

Unfortunately for tens of millions, if not hundreds of millions of Americans, debt is something we have to live with every single day. And more and more these debt collection companies are calling us, texting us, emailing us, and otherwise harassing us to pay outstanding balances. Even some that we’re already making payments on. But […]

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