goverenment allows our country to have the freedom and liberty to do anything

Goverenment allows our country to have the freedom

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goverenment allows our country to have the freedom and liberty to do anything but whereas it does not constraint others. He believes that the people of our country let excutives abuse our liberty and rights which on a whole has a negative affect on us. I agree with Coates because the governement creates an impression of society to be so for everyones freedom and liberty but when it comes to serious issues like gun control, those conserns never get a look in. In this case, when the Affordbale Care Act was passed it gave low-income people the chance to have healthcare which is a mean neccessity for everyone. During that time the governmnet took full control over haelthcare which decreased peoples ability to have an affordable healthcare. Even though the act was fully implemented, the Act still left private insurance companies as the key
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source of healthcare finance for most working Americans. This is what Coates belieevs to be negative freedom. In the article Coaetes also portrays that one persons freedom constrainst anothers. For example, gun control is a serious debate that has risen in the united States. Some believe that
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  • Spring '14
  • Allen,James
  • Government, Negative and positive rights, negative liberty, positive liberty, Real freedom, David Coates

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