The Spark

the Voice of
The Communist League of Revolutionary Workers–Internationalist

“The emancipation of the working class will only be achieved by the working class itself.”
— Karl Marx

High Profits, Poor Health

Oct 25, 2010

A recent look at 80 million pharmacy claims showed that almost ten% of people with new prescriptions for brand-name drugs did not pick them up. Eight million people did not take a filled prescription they need.

The reason is simple: outrageous costs–and outrageous pharmaceutical company profits!