This NY Times Op-Ed by David Brooks is what I mean by when discussing healthcare we need to discuss together the troika – healthcare, tort reform and military spending. Each one represents an incredible beaurocracy and big business with only the strong willed ready to tackle.
We think it’s still 1950s Americana and we can have it all. The very reason Europe can afford rich social, health and educational program is because we are de fatco their military protectors. Imaginge the kind of healthcare we can afford if suddenly 20% were freed up?