By | February 8, 2019

Nearly 300 Priests in Texas Accused of Sexual Abuse

Bishops of the Roman Catholic Church have released a list of nearly 300 priests who have been credibly accused of sexual abuse in Texas. In the words of Bishop Joe Vasquez of… Read More

By | February 4, 2019

World Cancer Day 2019 Calls Individuals and Governments to Action

World Cancer Day is about saving lives. Cancer kills 9.6 million people each year, more than HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined. At our current pace, that number is projected to rise to… Read More

By | February 1, 2019

Child Sex Abuse Survivors Can Now Sue NY Clergy for Abuse That Happened Decades Ago, Thanks to Senate Vote

For thousands of survivors who were sexually abused by members of the New York clergy, the battle for justice has taken a big step forward. In a landmark step forward Monday, the… Read More

By | January 30, 2019

New York City Includes CVS, Walgreens, Rite Aid, WalMart & Sackler Family in Opioid Lawsuit

Americans did not take billions of addictive opioid pills by accident. At every level of the pharmaceutical supply chain, from pharma executives to pharmacy managers, people who had a responsibility to look… Read More

By | October 19, 2018

Pennsylvania Catholic Priests Abused 1,000 Children, Largest-Ever Report Finds

Buried for 70 years, secret archives from six Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania have now revealed cases of sexual abuse at a devastating and unprecedented scale, involving 300 “predator priests” and at least… Read More

By | September 26, 2018

ADAO to Speak Up About Asbestos in Schools This Mesothelioma Awareness Day

Seven years ago, after an extrapleural pneumonectomy, Mike Mattmuller got the news most other mesothelioma patients will never hear: his cancer was in remission. Yet he wasn’t ready to relax. His recovery… Read More

By | September 19, 2018

Let’s Get Ready to Race!

Thank you for being a part of the Miles for Meso community and the 10th Annual Alton Miles for Meso 5K Run & 3K Fun Run/Walk. Here is everything you need to… Read More

By | July 17, 2018

What Is Tort Reform, and Who Supports It? A Look at the Movement’s Biggest ‘Hypocrites’

The term “tort reform” crops up in the news regularly, and when it does, it’s often accompanied by controversy and confusion. For example, many people ask: What is a “tort”? Why reform… Read More

By | July 13, 2018

NutriBullet Blenders Are Still Putting Consumers at Risk, New Lawsuit Says

Once again, the popular NutriBullet blender has come under fire for exploding without warning. A case filed June 2 by Simmons Hanly Conroy alleged that Capital Brands, manufacturer of the high-speed blender,… Read More

By | June 4, 2018

Why Haven’t USDA Workers Been Protected from Asbestos? OSHA Investigates

In 2007, seven years after receiving a citation for employee injuries, the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) finally began removing asbestos from Capitol Hill’s 100-year-old underground tunnels. Staffers had used the Capitol… Read More

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