Category Archives: Philosophy

If You Like Your Health Plan … Tough S*T!

Under Section 303 of this monstrosity, private contracts between doctors and patients would be discouraged. Doctors who choose to take private payment from patients outside the system would face a stiff penalty. Furthermore, the physician would have to sign an … Continue reading

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Is Sweden Really a Socialist Paradise?

Sweden has a free market system that is the envy of American free market capitalists. Yes, they have a huge welfare state, but they can afford it because they’ve privatized many heretofore govenment services (the railroads, day care, vodka, instituted … Continue reading

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When You Sew Evil, So Shall You Reap

According to U.S. Senator Rand Paul, “When [the shooter] came on the field with a semi-automatic weapon firing probably close to 200 shots at us, shooting five people and almost killing Steve Scalise, he was yelling ‘this is for healthcare!” … Continue reading

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Why Socialism? Explain

Blue Lines = prices subject to free market forces, i.e., no government subsidies Red Lines = prices subject to regulatory capture by government Question: Why does the chart for textbooks drop slightly over the last two years of the chart: … Continue reading

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