This Sunday on MNN: The Future of Health Care

The government’s mission to repeal and replace Obamacare continues today as the Senate released their revised health care bill. While we wait for it to come to a vote, tune in to MNN this Sunday for programming focused on flaws in the system that put Americans at risk.

Tune in to “The Radical Imagination” for an intense discussion about the war on drugs and alternative ways to put an end to it. Then watch “NBLCA’s Health Action TV,” to learn about how to test for, prevent, and treat Hepatitis C.

8pm - The Radical Imagination: Imagining a World of Educated Drug Choice and Freedom - No More Global Wars on Drugs and People

How can we end the recreational use of drugs in America? The government thinks law enforcement can fix it, but people in the medical field disagree.

This Sunday on “The Radical Imagination,” host Jim Vrettos of John Jay College of Criminal Justice talks with Dr. Carl Hart of Columbia University and Julita Lemgruber of Universidade Candido Mendes about the harmful effects of the war on drugs and why investing in rehabilitation programs is a better option.

Firehouse TV’s “The Radical Imagination” airs every Sunday at 8:00 pm on MNN1 (Spectrum 34 & 1995, RCN 82, FiOS 33) and MNN’s HD Community Channel (Spectrum 1993) or streaming live on mnn.org. Catch the repeat every Thursday at 8:00 pm on MNN4 (FiOS 36, RCN 85, Spectrum 67 & 1998) and MNN’s HD Community Channel (Spectrum 1993) or streaming live on mnn.org.

9:30 pm - NBLCA’S Health Action TV: National African American Hepatitis C Action Day

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 3.5 million Americans are living with Hepatitis C, many of whom are African American.

This Sunday on National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS (NBLCA)’s Health Action TV, NBLCA President and CEO C. Virgina Fields talks with Gloria Searson of the Coalition on Positive Health Empowerment (COPE) about the importance of National African American Hepatitis C Action Day as well as Hepatitis C testing, prevention and treatment.

Tune in on Sunday at 9:30 pm on MNN1 (Spectrum 34 & 1995, RCN 82, FiOS 33) and MNN’s HD Community Channel (Spectrum 1993) or streaming live on mnn.org.