Re: OT: Politics [Was:Social Contract]
Paul Johnson <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Saturday 06 May 2006 06:55, Andrei Popescu wrote:
> > Why so complicated? Just give people the option to *choose* between
> > public or private SS programs. The same for schooling. If I send my
> > children to a private school I wouldn't have to pay the tax and even
> > get back what I already payed since I started working. That would
> > public schools compete against private schools.
> Let's do the same for city streets, the courts, civic buildings, sewer
> and traffic lights while we're at it. God knows I rarely to never use
> that crap...
I don't think you read what I wrote. Let me emphasize *again*:
*_choose_*. A parent should be able to at *_choose_* whether he sends
his children to a public or private school, without having to pay twice!
A person should be able to *_choose_* whether he wants to use the
public SS program or use similar private offerings.