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30 Aug, 2009 05:00

Who should take care of US healthcare: Big Apple speaks out

The healthcare debate is raging in the US, with arguments about the current ineffectiveness of the system being countered by rumors of "death panels" and socialized medicine.

Web journalist Lori Harfenist took it to the streets of New York to ask its guests and residents whether healthcare should be a government concern or should be taken care of by the private sector.