The solution for health care – to the extent that it can be called one – is to transition, as rapidly as possible, to citizen/family empowerment. Individuals and families need to be empowered with choice, and collectives (governments, hospital associations, doctor’s associations, and insurance companies) must be aggressively disempowered to the point where they are mere servants of families and individuals.
Author: Bruno Behrend
As California voters work to turn an entire state into Detroit, the productive citizens being sucked dry by public employee unions are simply pulling up stakes and leaving. Low-tax states[…]
Into this tragi-comedy of political idiocy, unemployment, and huge deficits, defenders of the bailouts point to a paltry few pennies returned to the treasury as a sign of “success” while ignoring the billions (or trillions, even) in lost revenues based upon bad government policies.
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Kudos to the California NAACP for endorsing the California Parent Trigger Legislation. This marks one of the few times an NAACP chapter broke from the NEA/AFT dogma that defends the[…]
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