Monday, October 3, 2016

The U.S. is #15 in the world of most free countries

Via Billy

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With costly healthcare, a stereotype of obesity and a culture of creatively fatty foods, “healthy” probably isn’t the first word that comes to mind when you think of the United States.

But according to the Legatum Prosperity Index’s findings for 2015, the U.S. is the healthiest country in the world. However, when it comes to freedom, an ideal most Americans pride themselves on, the U.S. falls to 15.

So what’s the country with the most personal freedom? Canada, followed by New Zealand, Norway, Luxembourg and Iceland.

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2 comments:

  1. For over a hundred years, we've chased the impossible dream of "fairness" instead of freedom. This is what has resulted.

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    1. The inmates have been running the asylum.

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