- Canada has socialized insurance, not socialized medicine. Canada has simply made the very rational choice to pool risk on the largest scale possible, the whole darn country. Canadians have this odd sense of obligation to take care of each other.
- On preventable death, the U.S ranks last among industrialized nations. Canada ranks sixth. Why is Canada better? Access: people who feel they have some problem coming on can get care without worrying about cost... or bankruptcy.
***Pipeline News from Corps of Engineers - I just heard on NPR SDPB-Radio that the US Corps of Engineers has stated that the current Dakota Access pipeline route under the Missouri is unsatisfactory...
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