Wed, 4 May 2016
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from May 4, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Hour 1: Iadarola, Jimmy and Michael hosting. Kasich drops out. Warren criticizes Trump. Republicans burning their voter registration card. Trump’s nomination affects Bernie vs. Hillary race. Media will give Bernie and Hillary more attention.
Hour 2: Ana, Kim, and Brett hosting. Researches from John Hopkins did an extensive study and found that medical mistakes — from surgical disasters to accidental drug overdoses — are the No. 3 cause of death in the U.S. The largest problem is there is no uniform policy across the country to prevent medical mistakes. Another issue researchers brought up, is that while other fields, such as aviation, mistakes have to be reported to prevent them occurring again in the future, but this type of transparency is lacking in the medical industry. Johnson & Johnson has been ordered by a jury in Missouri to pay $55 million to a woman who said that using the company’s talc-powder products for feminine hygiene caused her to develop ovarian cancer. Video of attorney talking about how most people will “die off” from the condition and then Johnson & Johnson won’t have to deal with the lawsuits.