This is socialism, if it doesn't fit this definition then it isn't socialism, end of discussion.
Socialism | Define Socialism at Dictionary.coma theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole.
If there's a god, damn it she won't mind.
If there's a god, baby she won't mind.
Of course, I am for UHC and completely understand that it would be a socialist program. I just don't consider it a big deal because we need it and there isn't much of another alternative without actually allowing people to die just because they can't afford medical care/medicine.
"A woman is like a teabag, you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water." - Eleanor Roosevelt
Keep your religion out of other people's marriages.
My young granddaughter was in a bad situation (inoperable brain tumor), it took a lawyer to make her insurance company do the right thing....
I don't mind that insurance companies operate with a profit motive, but when the greed motive rears its ugly head, then there should be prosecutions at the corporate level.
Oracle of Utah
Truth rings hollow in empty heads.
So sorry to hear about your grandbaby Utah. I hope she does well.
It's GREAT to be me. --- "45% liberal/55% conservative"
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggy" until you can find a gun.
I love the NSA. It's like having a secret fan-base you will never see, but they're there, watching everything you write and it makes me feel all warm and fuzzy inside knowing that I may be some person's only form of unconstitutional entertainment one night.
Profit is above all else for insurance companies. A friend of mine worked years as a statistician at one of the largest most prestigious firms. His reports were given to the highest execs in the company in order to make determinations on what policies to enact.
The company had a program to prevent old ladie's from breaking their hips...it would teach them what to avoid, put things in their homes etc. Well...somehow via Medicare they realized they make much more money from premiums after a person breaks their hip that vastly outweighs the medical care they received...what did they do? They canceled the preventative measures.
“Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.” John Maynard Keynes