Nurses use Sicko to promote public health-care

Amanda Ferguson, Edmonton Journal, July 4, 2007 Edmonton - The argument for maintaining a public health-care system got a shot in the arm today from Alberta's nurses. They held a rally in Churchill Square and handed out free tickets to Michael Moore's new film Sicko, urging Albertans to see the film and support public health-care. "We're encouraging Albertans to see it because it shows what can happen when we're not guarding our strong public health care system and what happens when you allow the for-profit insurance companies and for-profit health care providers to enter into our health-care system," Bev Dick vice president of United Nurses of Alberta said. ... Nurses