Senior Pulse

Not All Republicans Support Trump and Ryan’s Plans to Gut Medicare (VIDEO)

Not All Republicans Support Trump and Ryan’s Plans to Gut Medicare (VIDEO)

Since President-elect Trump was chosen as our next president, ominous rumors have spread about the many ways he’s going to ruin the middle class and further divide the country. One of those plans is to destroy Medicare, and with the backing of House Speaker, Paul Ryan, it’s one of the first items on his list. […]

New Bill Lets FDA Approve Almost Any Drug – Without Clinical Testing (VIDEO)

New Bill Lets FDA Approve Almost Any Drug – Without Clinical Testing (VIDEO)

A group of bipartisan lawmakers are on the brink of finalizing a new healthcare law that has lobbyists and the drug companies they represent excited. Called the 21st Century Cures Act, this piece of legislation will supposedly boost medical research and eradicate the valley of death for inventors, medical device makers, and healthcare companies. Is the […]

Bernie Sanders Blasts Trump For Hypocrisy And Lies (TWEETS)

Bernie Sanders Blasts Trump For Hypocrisy And Lies (TWEETS)

During the recent election cycle, many of us were looking for a candidate who was outspoken and honest. A lot of us found Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt) to be that candidate. Unfortunately, a lot of us thought Donald Trump was the one to fit the description. In an odd way, the two men were similar. Both […]

Trump Fools Supporters Again On Healthcare – Partners With Big Pharma (VIDEOS)

Trump Fools Supporters Again On Healthcare – Partners With Big Pharma (VIDEOS)

President-elect Donald Trump has said plenty about health insurance and Obamacare during his campaign this year. In July, he called Obamacare “disastrous,” measuring the demand of his supporters to repeal Obamacare by how loud they clapped during one of his conventions. Throughout the summer of 2016, he probed at the current healthcare system, calling to […]

Meet The Demographic Group That Made Trump President–P.S. It’s NOT Who You Think

Meet The Demographic Group That Made Trump President–P.S. It’s NOT Who You Think

And now, the aftermath. In the coming weeks and months, there will be endless reading of exit polls and analysis of how exactly Donald Trump managed to win an election he wasn’t supposed to have a chance at being the least bit competitive in. But one demographic group appears to have been the key to […]

WATCH: Pope Francis Warns Against Using ‘Physical And Social Walls’ To Fight Fears

WATCH: Pope Francis Warns Against Using ‘Physical And Social Walls’ To Fight Fears

Just days before America elects its 45th President, the Pope has a message for his followers, and for those within earshot of his voice: people need to be cognizant of others exploiting their fears and eventually becoming “walled up.” Many people took his remarks as an indirect criticism of the Republican platform, which has adopted […]

What This Old Man Did Inspired A Community (TWEETS)

What This Old Man Did Inspired A Community (TWEETS)

DeSoto, Texas, is a suburb of Dallas, and the majority of residents who live there are African American. Last Friday night, the cheerleaders from the high school football game between DeSoto and Cedar Hills high schools knelt during the national anthem to protest the treatment of people of color by police in the United States. On […]

Librarian Leaves University $4M And They’re Spending It On… Hint It’s NOT Books (VIDEO)

Librarian Leaves University $4M And They’re Spending It On… Hint It’s NOT Books (VIDEO)

While some libraries have withered into obscurity, others have blossomed. For instance, the Dimond Library at the University of New Hampshire. Thanks to the unconditional love shown to it by its late cataloger, Robert Morin, who died last year at the age of 77 and left a whopping $4 million to his Alma mater. A humble and reserved […]

Ewww! Strom Thurmond Hit On Chelsea Clinton When She Was A Teenager

Ewww! Strom Thurmond Hit On Chelsea Clinton When She Was A Teenager

Though he served in the United States Senate for 48 years, the late South Carolina Senator Strom Thurmond was one of the most reprehensible and unrepentant racists to ever roam the face of the earth. And now we know that he was also allegedly a disgusting perv. Former House Majority Whip Tom DeLay recalled Monday […]

WATCH:103 Year Old Woman Vows To Live Long Enough To Vote Against Trump

WATCH:103 Year Old Woman Vows To Live Long Enough To Vote Against Trump

The life of Ruline Steininger would be a fascinating story even without her current political views. She was seven-years-old when American women gained the right to vote. She lived through two World Wars. She has seen the development of antibiotics, the first man on the moon, and the Equal Rights Amendment. In her long, long […]

Guy Catches His Grandmother Using Really Good Manners While Googling

Guy Catches His Grandmother Using Really Good Manners While Googling

Having good manners pays off – as Ben and his Nan discovered when her search on Google went viral, and @GoogleUK responded with a very personal greeting – but let’s start from the beginning. Last week, 25-year-old teaching assistant Ben Eckersley from Wigan, England, tweeted out a photo of his grandma’s computer screen. Ben discovered […]

Baltimore PD Paid This 90-Year-Old Woman $95K After She Locked Their Officer In Her Basement

Baltimore PD Paid This 90-Year-Old Woman $95K After She Locked Their Officer In Her Basement

With too many recent reports of police brutality across the U.S., this recently resurfaced story is offering some comfort in the knowledge that sometimes victims do get the justice they deserve. In July of 2009, police showed up at 87-year-old Venus Green’s door without a warrant. Her grandson, Tallie, had just been shot and wounded […]

Why Is There A Sudden Rise In U.S. Death Rates? (Video)

Why Is There A Sudden Rise In U.S. Death Rates? (Video)

National Center for Health Statistics just released new data showing that last year, U.S. death rates rose for the first time in a decade. “The crude death rate for all causes was 841.9 per 100,000 population, an increase from 823.6 in 2014.” According to New York Times, these numbers have been declining for years as […]

Late Robert Kennedy’s Widow Marches With Florida Farm Workers In Beef With Wendy’s (VIDEO)

Late Robert Kennedy’s Widow Marches With Florida Farm Workers In Beef With Wendy’s (VIDEO)

One of Wendy’s slogans may be, “It’s better here,” but it seems both Ethel Kennedy and the Immokalee Coalition of Workers beg to differ. Many Florida farm workers were joined by hundreds of protesters, Saturday, as they demonstrated to put pressure on the burger-slinging company to “pay a penny-per-pound fee for its tomatoes to supplement […]

Auschwitz Survivor Now Holds Distinction As World’s Oldest Man

Auschwitz Survivor Now Holds Distinction As World’s Oldest Man

Say hello to Yisrael Kristal, the Guinness World Record Holder for the World’s Oldest Man. He was born in Poland in 1903, and survived both World Wars.. He was 112 years and 178 days old as of March 11. He said he doesn’t really know the “secret” to a long life. Holocaust survivor Israel Kristal […]

Former President Jimmy Carter Just Received A New Cancer Diagnosis

Former President Jimmy Carter Just Received A New Cancer Diagnosis

Former President Jimmy Carter announced Sunday that his doctors have now informed him of a new diagnosis in his battle against cancer: Cancer-free. President Carter made the announcement at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Georgia, where he has taught Sunday school for decades. Jill Stuckey, who heard the former President deliver the wonderful news, reported: “He […]

Group Makes Quilts For Homeless At Virtually No Cost Out Of THIS Common, Household Item (VIDEO)

Group Makes Quilts For Homeless At Virtually No Cost Out Of THIS Common, Household Item (VIDEO)

After losing her husband two years ago, Omaha, Neb., resident Marilynn Jones needed something to do with her hands, but she wanted to feel like she was doing good for others, somehow, too. With 70 years of quilting experience under her fingers, she turned toward what she knew best and began knitting beds for the […]

New Star Wars Movie: Don’t Call Her ‘Princess’!

New Star Wars Movie: Don’t Call Her ‘Princess’!

After the cataclysmic pro-woman blockbuster that was Mad Max: Fury Road last year, many of us have searched the catalog of upcoming movies wondering when the next big prejudice-shattering hit was going to arrive. Well, you’ve got about another month, because the new Star Wars movie The Force Awakens is going to show you some […]

Elizabeth Warren Just Exposed The Shady Practices Of Your Insurance Company

Elizabeth Warren Just Exposed The Shady Practices Of Your Insurance Company

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is one of the greatest warriors of our time. She stands as one woman against the massive insurance companies. This time Warren is going after the shysters who send out letters to our grandmothers, offering them a free dinner at a nice restaurant. Although the scam is technically legal, it is morally […]

8 Hillarious Old People Trading Sound Bites With GOP Debaters (VIDEO)

8 Hillarious Old People Trading Sound Bites With GOP Debaters (VIDEO)

Watch out! The people in gray hair are throwing their weight around. People who cashed in their last paycheck like to vote – more than most. And most retirees are not happy with the Republican’s first debate sound bites. Uh-oh. Consider it from the grandma/grandpa point of view. Those in their not-so-golden years remember when […]