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Erin Bow
YA novelist, poet, science writer, pencil chewer, geek. Latest: THE SCORPION RULES (book one) & THE SWAN RIDERS (book two) from . Repped by
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Helaine Becker 1h
Me too. Canada's system means youre not held hostage to a job or spouse for health care. Its better.
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Erin Bow 4h
📷 queensandkingsofattolia: retrogasm: Readers continued to visit the library after it was...
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Erin Bow 4h
swordlesbianopinions: swordlesbianopinions: whats hotter than a woman w a sword? a woman Forging a sword...
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Erin Bow 7h
Replying to @jfk2k71 @iucounu
EG: I have seen actively hallucinating schizophrenics released from hospital because they are only eligible for 3 days in-hospital care.
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Erin Bow 7h
Replying to @jfk2k71 @iucounu
Medical bankruptcy? HMOs deciding whether you get life saving treatment?
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Robert McNees 9h
In a letter to in 1904, Harriet Brooks noted an usual volatile behavior in active radium samples removed from their emanation.
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Celeste P. Jul 20
Thursday call list, guys. (And a picture of Tortellini for contacting/emailing/faxing motivation!)
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Erin Bow 9h
Replying to @jfk2k71
As a brain tumour survivor with personal experience of both systems, I pick Canada's HANDS DOWN.
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Erin Bow 9h
Replying to @erinbowbooks
I think there was a single page of insurance paperwork. It's unusual to have any at all. You just show your card and get the care.
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Erin Bow 9h
Replying to @erinbowbooks
I was in hospital for four days and my baby was in NICU for two of them. Cost: $34, for breast pump rental.
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Erin Bow 9h
Replying to @erinbowbooks
Like, pregnancy. I had a midwife (free) for my first but chose a hospital birth (free). Ended up with an emergency C section (free).
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Erin Bow 9h
Replying to @JustineLavaworm
And I think Americans would be shaken if they understood how Canadian single payer really works.
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Erin Bow 9h
Replying to @JustineLavaworm
There is also the powerful assumption that "the world I live in is normal." I personally am shocked by what I used to consider normal.
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Erin Bow 9h
I'm an expat American, living in Canada. Been very sick in both countries. RIOT FOR SINGLE PAYER, Americans.
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Erin Bow 9h
I'm an expat American, living in Canada. Been very sick in both countries. RIOT FOR SINGLE PAYER, Americans.
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Austine 🐉 10h
Did you know you can win a copy of 's AKATA WITCH and a galley of AKATA WARRIOR? Go go GO!
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Erin Bow Jul 20
I found this heavy metal fella buried in my garden. I am not sure what he is or what he's made of, but he's going…
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Erin Bow Jul 20
Replying to @Sir_Rachel
And frankly that sounds like more fun.
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Erin Bow Jul 20
Replying to @Sir_Rachel
I get that we can critique Nazis/the KKK by imagining them more triumphant but we can also do it by imaging them failing utterly.
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Erin Bow Jul 20
Replying to @Sir_Rachel
Right? It is not hard to conjure an alternate history that does not make white supremacy WORSE. Maybe we could tip the lens that way?
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