You have succumbed to the Neoliberal propaganda that has infected the body politic for the past 30 years — namely, that everything must be earned, and that a person is only worth what The Market says they are worth, and people do not deserve anything simply by virtue of being part of our society. You seem to subscribe to that Thatcherite slogan that “there is no such thing as society.” Well, we disagree.

You need to read my series on Neoliberalism, because it has warped your thinking.

If you think having access to health care is tantamount to eating ice cream every day, then there is really not much for us to talk about.

Joe is a US Ex-Pat with dual US-EU citizenship, who travels Europe extensively, commenting on trends, attitudes, politics and more.

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