In this video Russell Brand breaks down a recent clip from Paul Ryan which reveals the flawed “everyone for himself” mentality that exists within the current capitalist system, and how this mentality is spilling over to the single most important thing that any of us can have- our health.
One of the things Ryan does in this video is keep referring to people as consumers, as if we have completely lost the human element to our existence. Here is a quote from Ryan that about sums up this attitude “The fatal conceit of obamacare, is that we are just going to make everyone buy our health insurance at the government level. Young and healthy people are going to go into the market, and pay for the older sicker people” as if caring for the elderly has become a burden on society.
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