Public Health

How the Law Harms Public Health

The pandemic highlights the urgent need to change the legal paradigm from individual responsibility to social solidarity.

By Lindsay F. Wiley Samuel R. Bagenstos

The Virus and the EPA

The air that we breathe can make the coronavirus more deadly—and the EPA is making the problem worse.

By Carol Browner Jake Levine

Death and Politics

It’s not just opioids that are ripping into the lives of working-class Americans. It’s a political system that disserves them.

By Rahul Gupta

A Hidden Harm of the Obamacare Replacement

The GOP plan will force you to pay more just as its cuts make you sicker.

By Bob Kocher, MD

It won’t be long before soda tax debates go national.

How Much Should a Coke Cost?

By Nathan Pippenger