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Health Care Is Not a Right
By Leonard Peikoff

Delivered at a Town Hall Meeting on health care in Costa Mesa, California, on December 11, 1993. Published in the book Why Businessmen Need Philosophy by Ayn Rand and others, edited by Richard E. Ralston.

Read this lecture on this site, or download a PDF suitable for printing (requires Adobe® Reader).

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Part 1 (12 minutes)


Part 2 (9 minutes)


Video and text versions © 1993 Leonard Peikoff. All rights reserved. Reproduction prohibited.



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