Question of the Day – Healthcare Edition
“Is is possible to make a coherent argument that government-provided healthcare is a moral obligation but that our obligation doesn’t extend to people in Zambia? I don’t think it is but I’m willing to listen to the arguments.” – Dave Schuler
It’s possible to make a practical argument along those lines, as well as to argue that the scope of the moral obligation of the U.S. government only extends to our borders. But if healthcare is a human right, it’s a universal one.