MA4: Mutual Aid

“How Government Solved the Health Care Crisis: Medical Insurance that Worked — Until Government ‘Fixed’ It”

by Roderick Long

“Today, we are constantly being told, the United States faces a health care crisis. Medical costs are too high, and health insurance is out of reach of the poor. The cause of this crisis is never made very clear, but the cure is obvious to nearly everybody: government must step in to solve the problem. Eighty years ago, Americans were also told that their nation was facing a health care crisis. Then, however, the complaint was that medical costs were too low, and that health insurance was too accessible. But in that era, too, government stepped forward to solve the problem. And boy, did it solve it!”

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~ by rechelon on June 5, 2008.

One Response to “MA4: Mutual Aid”

  1. […] The article was made into a neat .pdf pamphlet by Invisible Molotov. […]

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