Capitalism with a Conscience?

Capitalism with a Conscience?

By Lana Turnbull Is it too naïve to think that we can have a capitalism-driven economy and have a vibrant middle class and fewer families living in poverty? One look at the stock exchange will tell you things are going extremely well for corporations, but for Americans who don’t spend their workdays in the corporate suite, not so much. I understand the fiduciary responsibility of boards of directors to their stockholders, Read more »
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July 07, 2019
Prescription Drug Prices on the Rise

Prescription Drug Prices on the Rise

Healthcare remains one of our most pressing issues as the country gears up for the 2020 election. In addition to concerns over rising health insurance premiums and worry over whether protections for coverage of pre-existing conditions will continue, the spiraling cost of prescription drugs is at the top of the list for a vast majority of people. Prescription drug prices have increased so significantly that far too many patients are having Read more »
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July 07, 2019
How to Survive the 2020  Presidential Campaign (without losing your religion)

How to Survive the 2020 Presidential Campaign (without losing your religion)

Wasn’t it just last November when we had the 2018 mid-term elections? So why are we already waist-deep in the 2020 campaign for goodness sake? I don’t know about you, but I can’t imagine another eighteen months of political ads, party pundits and startling revelations. It’s just too much. I’ve been thinking a lot about what it is going to take to get me through it and I’ve hatched a Read more »
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May 18, 2019
A Case for Faith in the Face of Evil

A Case for Faith in the Face of Evil

Here we are again in the aftermath of another mass shooting in a house of worship. By the time this issue goes to print, the likelihood is that there will be another. It seems unthinkable that this keeps happening, but the reality is that we now have to worry about being at risk of violence when we are at our most vulnerable, gathered together to practice our faith. It is Read more »
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May 18, 2019
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in the news Cannabidiol Drug Trial at UMMC Gets One-Year Extension
Posted Mon 09/23/2019 10:00PM

University of MS School of Pharmacy’s National Center for Natural Products Research. JACKSON, Miss. – Results from a clinical trial read more »

Collaborative Seeks to Strengthen College Tobacco-Free Policies
Posted Mon 09/23/2019 9:54PM

This August, the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation hosted the University and College Tobacco-Free Campus Collaborative. Top read more »

Newk’s Cares Kicks off 6th Year of Promoting Ovarian Cancer Awareness
Posted Mon 09/23/2019 9:49PM

JACKSON, Miss. – Newk's Cares, the ovarian cancer awareness movement founded by fast-casual restaurant Newk's Eatery, will observe Ovarian Cancer read more »

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