11 charts that show marijuana has truly gone mainstream

Many marijuana users hide their stash in their closets. Most people who use marijuana are parents. There are almost as many marijuana users as there are cigarette smokers in the U.S. Those facts and many more are among the conclusions of new survey from Yahoo News and Marist College, which illustrates how pot has become a […]

2017 Florida Conference on Aging

The Florida Conference on Aging is a multi-disciplinary conference held annually. FCOA is proud to partner with the Florida Department of Elder Affairs and the Florida Association of Aging Services Providers for this event. Watch the FCOA website and Facebook page for information about specific workshops and speakers – full listing available in March 2017. […]

New Polling: Americans Are United in Support of Expanding Social Security

Today, Social Security Works released new data from Public Policy Polling that shows Americans united across age, gender, race, and party lines around increasing (not cutting) Social Security benefits and paying for it by requiring the wealthiest Americans to contribute their fair share. “As divided as our country is in many respects, there are some fundamental values that […]

The New War on Drugs: How to Fight Back When Big Pharma Goes Too Far

When the Occupy Wall Street movement emerged as the voice of the “99 percent” of Americans who were hit hardest by the Great Recession, the protest put a spotlight on big banks and financial service companies. They were ultimately responsible for the housing crisis that cost millions their homes, their jobs and their savings. Some […]