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Mon Feb 17, 2020, 11:17 PM

A few facts for repug anti-universal healthcare people....

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Reply A few facts for repug anti-universal healthcare people.... (Original post)
Heartstrings Feb 17 OP
hunter Feb 17 #1
Heartstrings Feb 17 #2
mwooldri Feb 18 #3
Heartstrings Feb 18 #4
Myrddin Feb 18 #5

Response to Heartstrings (Original post)

Mon Feb 17, 2020, 11:49 PM

1. Many universal healthcare opponents are simply racists.

They'd be fine with some kind of "universal" healthcare system that only covered straight white people.

They have the same attitude about public education.

It makes them angry to see their tax dollars "wasted" on schools where the majority of students are not white.

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Response to hunter (Reply #1)

Mon Feb 17, 2020, 11:55 PM

2. Very true.....

Or it’s the “I’ve got mine, screw the rest of you” mentality.

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Response to Heartstrings (Original post)

Tue Feb 18, 2020, 12:55 AM

3. Here's a nice quote from an actual socialist...

Nye Bevan, father of the British National Health Service.

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Response to mwooldri (Reply #3)

Tue Feb 18, 2020, 01:51 AM

4. This man was graced with compassion and empathy....nt

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Response to mwooldri (Reply #3)

Tue Feb 18, 2020, 06:05 AM

5. Add to that - Nye Bevan again...

"Not even the apparently enlightened principle of the ‘greatest good for the greatest number’ can excuse indifference to individual suffering. There is no test for progress other than its impact on the individual."

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