Are you in favor of a tax on obesity?
We taxes on alcohol as harmful to society. We tax the same snuff reason. Why not tax fat people? Obesity causes many health problems, why not make people who eat more of paying?
I would be happy if the government simply failed to subsidize junk food and let the free market solution. "Two thirds of Americans are overweight and the government tells them to eat better. But do not put their money where their mouths are. The government will invest 17 billion U.S. dollars to subsidize the farmers this year. In Instead of focusing on producing good for fruit and vegetables – half its subsidies go to grain farmers whose crops feed animals for meat, milk and eggs and become cheap ingredients in processed foods … "
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