Dr Atlas is promoting a plan to defund what little is currently funded in the U.S. healthcare system. His remedy is merely to transfer all responsibility away from the state and give that responsibility to the individual. Is that in your best interests?
Just like the economic policy of Herbert Hoover, Trump’s “America First” economic policy was all about using tariffs to encourage domestic production of goods. Trump hoped that reducing the trade deficit, which is when a nations imports more goods than it exports would bring manufacturing jobs back to the United States. For quite a while now, the United States has faced an increasing trade deficit and this is bad for workers because it pushes wages down.
President Biden has shut down construction of the U.S./Mexico border wall, but the terrible impact on the environment remains. Deep trenches have been carved into the landscape, sometimes through geological points of interest. Rusty sections of metal fencing impede the travel of wildlife, but provide little resistance to humans.
What kind of people have managed to secure a pardon from President Trump on his final day in office? Pardons for drug traffickers and crooked politicians are not exactly the kind of people that will make America great.