Category: Headlines

Home care referendum will ensure all Mainers age in grace

This piece originally appeared in the Bangor Daily News. Read it there.  My work as a pastor is deeply rewarding,...

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Lauren Miller Rogen and Seth Rogen urge support for Maine’s Homecare For All initiative

Lauren Miller Rogen is a film writer and director and the founder of Hilarity for Charity, a non-profit that works...

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Will Maine Voters Decide To Make Aging In Place Affordable?

This article originally appeared in Kaiser Health News. Read it there.  As Election Day draws near, a ballot initiative in...

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Pay Caregivers Fairly with Ai-jen Poo

This podcast episode of Call Your Girlfriend can also be found at this link.  Personal shero and labor innovator Ai-jen...

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Question 1 will enable seniors to age on their own terms

This op-ed originally appeared in the Bangor Daily News on September 27, 2018. Read the original there.  There’s no way...

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A Radical Solution to the Impossible Cost of Caring for the Elderly

This article appears in the September/October issue of Mother Jones Magazine. Read the original here.  Roland Bourque was 30 years...

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Connections Q&A: Social Justice and Equity in Aging

This article originally appeared in Stria. Read it there.  The reality is that today’s older population is divided. When it...

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It’s Not the ‘Future of Work,’ It’s the Future of Workers That’s in Doubt

This article first appeared in The American Prospect. Read the original there.  As another Labor Day passes, the stakes have...

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Who Will Care for the Carers?

This article originally appeared in Foreign Policy on July 16, 2018. Read it there.  As automation grinds its way through...

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Iowa needs to invest in caregiving infrastructure

This article first appeared in the Des Moines Register. Read the original there.  As our country seems more divided every...

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