"The American Bill of Rights is essentially a list of things that the government is prevented from doing to you. Rights in the sense of exemptions from the power of government are very different from rights to things that can be provided only by incurring costs. Your right to free speech does not require someone else to pay for broadcasting what you say or to publish it in a newspaper or magazine. But if you have a right to water, then others are forced to pay the inescapable costs of getting it to you." Thomas Sowell, Applied EconomicsOriginally Posted by Hard
Healthcare insurance is also not a right despite what Obama tells you. Neither is college education; neither is marriage.