To Solve Opioid Crisis, President Trump Needs To Acknowledge Who Caused It

op-ed | Mytheos Holt
Oxycodone is the generic name for a range of opoid pain killing tablets. Prescription bottle for Oxycodone tablets and pills on metal table for opioid epidemic illustration (Shutterstock/Steve Heap)

The pharmaceutical industry has undeniable blame for this epidemic.

Tom Price's Exit Could Signal A Return To Trumpism

Opinion | Mytheos Holt

Big Pharma can be subject to the rule of law once again.

Cory Booker’s Disingenuous But Revealing Pharma Switch

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) speaks during a news conference with fellow Democrats and unemployed Americans to highlight their political divide with Republicans over unemployment insurance legislation, at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘Booker chose to only go with the no-hoper partisan options’

No, Virginia, Patent Reform Is Not Dead

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
Judge Money Gavel (Shutterstock/AVN Photo Lab)

Freeloading legal parasites are hindering American innovators’ ingenuity.

Google Has Stopped Being Cool

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
Google's Executive Chairman, Eric Schmidt adresses the 9th Global Competitiveness Forum (GCF2015), held in Riyadh, on January 26, 2015. Saudi Arabia's new leadership will push forward efforts to diversify the growing but oil-dependent economy, while easing procedures for investors, senior officials said. The annual event, organised by Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA, brings together high-ranking Saudi officials with world business leaders. AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

Google wants to be every internet user’s uncool, hectoring, preachy, leftist mom.

Big Pharma Vs. The Rule of Law

Opinion | Mytheos Holt

If pharma wants taxpayer money, it must follow the rules the taxpayers’ representatives set for it.

Hillary's Campaign Coffers Fail Drug Test

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton arrives for ceremonies to mark the 15th anniversary of the September 11 attacks at the National 9/11 Memorial in New York

The pharmaceutical industry has donated more money to Clinton than any other candidate in 2016.

Big Pharma's Corporate Welfare Oxy-Con

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
Prescription Medicine

“Bipartisanship” in Washington usually translates to “the lobbyists are winning.”

CAGW's Cancerous Pharma Whitewash

Opinion | Mytheos Holt

Why are conservative organizations going after the self-funding 340b program?

Republicans Should Man Up On Fatherlessness

Opinion | Terry Brennan

Fathers facing sexist bigotry in family courts is anything but unknown.

Hillary And Obama's Cronies Are Killing The Poor

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
Obama: 'I Don't Think Democrats Are Going To Vote For Hillary Just Because She's A Woman' (Getty Images)

Hillary has racked up more money from the pharmaceutical industry than any other 2016 contender

Pharma Is Selling Healthcare Freedom Down The River

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
Martin Shkreli, former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals LLC, appears before a House Oversight and Government Reform hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington in this file picture taken February 4, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/Files

It’s time we step in and stop the drug industry from selling leftists the rope with which to hang it.

Hospitals: Not The Cronies You're Looking For

Opinion | Mytheos Holt

Big Pharma’s conservative defenders suffer from self-induced blindness to reality. It’s a pity there’s no cure for that.

Is Obamacare Officially A Money Laundering Scheme?

Opinion | Mytheos Holt

Could the failed Obamacare exchanges have been merely an excuse to direct payola to safely Democratic states?

You Built an Exchange, Now Die In It

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
U.S. President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks about the Affordable Care Act at Prince George's Community College in Largo, Maryland September 26, 2013. Obama on Tuesday highlighted the benefits of U.S. healthcare reform, a week before one of the controversial law's key elements, new insurance exchanges, go live. Millions of uninsured Americans will be able to sign up for coverage under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform beginning on Oct. 1, kicking off the most sweeping social program since the launch of Medicare for the elderly in the 1960s. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

The message the federal government should send to states that built exchanges is simple: You broke it, we bought it.

The Fight Against Patent Trolls Is About Principle

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) speaks at a news conference on the anticipated House passage of the USA Freedom Act on Capitol Hill in Washington May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Patent trolls have dubiously taken the moral high ground on innovation

Has The Club For Growth Gone Protectionist?

Opinion | Mytheos Holt

Someone might get the idea that their pro-trade convictions are negotiable

Phyllis Schlafly's Choice Not To Echo Herself

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
Phyllis Schlafly

The anti-patent reform Schlafly gets trolled.

The Worst Politician You've Never Heard Of

Opinion | Mytheos Holt

Someone needs to put the fear of God in the people responsible for this egregious scandal.

Don't Feed The Patent Trolls

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte And Rep. Trey Gowdy Discuss Immigration Reform

Congress should move forward, unashamedly, in crushing their business model.