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Healthcare as identity… How we care is who we are

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The healthcare we provide is a matter of identity. Ours…

It is more than a political question. It is more than simply economics. It is these things but it is more.

Do we or can we have a healthcare system that allows us to be a good people? It is not a pie in the sky question. In some respects it is the most practical of questions.

How any society controls the access of its people to life sustaining activities defines in the most real of ways that society. That is particularly true when that society could provide that access but chooses to deny it.

Our identity is intricately tied to the things we say no to. It is also tied to what we feel like we must say yes to.

There are people who say that health care should never be “free.” There are people who say it is…

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