No Man Is an Island - or Should Be a Government Monopoly Every intellectually honest person acknowledges government its own self - is a monopoly. Only the government Post Office can legally deliver First Class mail - because government has made it illegal for anyone else to do so. As a flood victim of Hurricane Irma - I can assure you government monopoly flood insurance is…mind-meltingly awful. And just wait to see how un-great government-medicine Medicare-for-All will be. See: Everywhere on the planet with government-only medicine. Any competition to government - exists only with the permission and controls of government. Which is hardly a level playing field. Imagine a baseball umpire - also pitching for the other team. For instance - governments run schools. You can only set up private education alternatives - with the punitive permissions of your government competition. Yeah - that’s fair. This is government - monopolies is what they do. The
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