Charles Fain Lehman

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Syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia on the rise, CDC says

Rates of syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia infection have continued to rise, according to the Centers for Disease Control.

AOC Wants to Abolish Prisons

Squad-member: We need a 'real conversation about … prison abolition'

Congressional firebrand Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.) said that America needs to have a "real conversation" about "prison abolition" on Monday morning.

Missouri Sees Sharp Drop in Life Expectancy

Hawley sounds the alarm on economic roots of deaths of despair

Life expectancy in Missouri fell by nearly a year between 2012 and 2018 as the region has grappled with an epidemic of opioid, suicide, and alcohol-related deaths, according to a new report.