Voices of Medicine

By admin on 01/03/2019 1:56 AM

Columnist Charles Krauthammer wrote a weekly political column that ran on Fridays. He was also a Fox News commentator and appeared nightly on “Special Report with Bret Baier.” Krauthammer joined The Post as a columnist in 1984, and he received the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary in 1987 for “his witty and insightful columns on national […]

By admin on 12/04/2018 4:02 AM

By Charles Krauthammer, MD, Washington Post | May 26, 1995 Doctor Krauthammer collected many of his essays in his book: Things that Matter which we are reviewing in our Voices of Medicine Section The Angry White Male, suitably capitalized to indicate that the menace has become a media-certified trend, stalks the land, or at least […]

By Del Meyer on 11/26/2018 3:47 AM

The Age of Holy Terror: September 11, 2001 This is not crime. This is war. One of the reasons there are terrorists out there capable and audacious enough to carry out the deadliest attack on the United States in its history is that, while they have declared war on us, we have in the past […]

By Del Meyer on 10/14/2018 1:45 PM

By Charles Krauthammer, MD, Monday, May 27, 1991 Doctor Krauthammer collected many of his essays in his book: Things that Matter which we are reviewing in our Voices of Medicine Section The 500th anniversary of 1492 is approaching. Remember 1492? “In Fourteen Hundred Ninety-Two/ Columbus sailed the ocean blue.” Discovery and exploration. Bolivar and Jefferson. […]

By Del Meyer on 09/14/2018 12:30 PM

In Plain English: Let’s Make It Official By CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1200741,00.html Having a unifying language is a secret of America’s success. Why mess with it? Growing up (as I did) in the province of Québec, you learn not just the joys but also the perils of bilingualism. A separate national identity, revolving entirely around “Francophonie,” […]

By Del Meyer on 08/07/2018 8:43 AM

Charles Krauthammer, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, was a syndicated columnist, political commentator and physician. His column was syndicated to 400 newspapers worldwide. He was a nightly panelist on Fox News’s Special Report with Bret Baier. He’s a former member of the President’s Council on Bioethics and of Chess Journalists of America. Born on March 13, 1950, […]

By Del Meyer on 07/07/2018 7:44 AM

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By Del Meyer on 06/30/2018 1:51 AM

When I was in training to become a physician, I spent my time at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. In one of the introductory lectures, we were told to study diligently and to keep on studying for the rest of our lives. The professors stated that the science of medicine was expanding, and […]

By Del Meyer on 05/30/2018 12:58 AM

Who Should Control Healthcare? By Barbara Weissman, MD CMA Trustee for the Specialty Delegation Imagine coming to the hospital to work one morning, only to find you are denied admittance to your office and no longer a member of the hospital medical staff. In January 2016, hospital administrators at the Tulare Regional Medical Center (TRMC) […]

By Del Meyer on 04/10/2018 2:01 AM

Physicians Face Punishment For Speaking Out About Non-Physician Care By Rebekah Bernard, MD | Posted on March 30, 201 While other physicians have reported persecution for speaking out about midlevel care, most are hesitant to share their name or identity due to concerns over losing their job. Marleen Smith, MD, who is using an alias […]