Roosevelt Institute | Cornell University

Bleeding the System - How defensive medicine is costing the taxpayer big time

By Karim Farhat Published December 8, 2019

Defensive medicine is a practice within the medical community that is costing taxpayers billions of dollars. The public should be made aware of the ramifications and origins of this practice as well as possible solutions. With nationalized healthcare, becoming more and more likely with every election, this issue is pertinent as to whether or not the nation will be able to afford it.


Another Failed State - Libya at a Crossroads

By Karim Farhat Published April 28, 2019

Libya is burning. A recent outbreak of violence threatens to permanently destroy any hope of a united Libya. A UN-backed multilateral response is required to both stem the bleeding and set the nation on the path to stability.