(UTOPIA) Tax Alert : Stop 150% tax pledge increase
nathan.gilbert at gmail.com
Sat Apr 19 12:20:20 MDT 2008
A very good thread, many thanks to everyone!
This may be of interest to people looking for solutions. An episode of
Frontline comparing 6 capitalist countries and their health-care
systems. You can watch the full video online:
Mister E wrote:
> So first you're wrong, then I'm wrong. Sounds like a never ending cycle
> of wrongness. But the last point sounds like darwinism to me... a
> misused theology.
It was tempting bait, but I really don't want to delve into a discussion
of Evolution, even though it may be the quickest route to Godwin's law
being invoked on this thread. :)
> but health care and education are NOT a basic right.
They are in the society I want to live in. Granted, it will be tricky to
reconcile both entities with our idea of liberty, but if any nation can
do it we can.
> principles that I base my comments on are set forth in the Constitution,
> not in modern day interpretation as a some living document subject to
> the whims of mankind nor the good intentions of over zealous people to
> be considered advanced or progressive thinkers.
Why did the founders give us the power to change the constitution then?
I think this is one of the document's most important features.
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