What Is Medicare for All?

What Is Medicare for All?

By Dayanara Hernandez, age 15 and IndyKids staff Medicare for All is commonly thought of as being just one proposal, when in fact there are several proposals. Medicare for All is a way for all people to have the same benefits, regardless of their income or private...
Mutual Aid: Community Spirit Is Contagious

Mutual Aid: Community Spirit Is Contagious

By Amedeo Max Bettauer, age 10 and IndyKids staff Tod Robbins, the founder of Utah Valley Mutual Aid, received a call from a woman speaking Spanish, a language he was rusty in and hadn’t practiced since college. But he knew from her voice that she was desperate. So he...

The Future of the Affordable Care Act

By SARAH CATE WOLFSON, age 12 and INDYKIDS STAFF On Thursday, May 4, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 217-213 to repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with a new bill that would reduce coverage for tens of millions of Americans. Supporters of the ACA...