Thursday, 13 August 2009

Sarah Brown joins Twitter war on U.S. over attack on 'evil and Orwellian' NHS

Gordon Brown and his wife Sarah have joined a Twitter campaign defending the NHS from withering U.S. attacks.

Mrs Brown backed the online fightback by tweeting: '#welovetheNHS - more than we can say' after the service was derided by American critics as an 'evil and Orwellian' system that puts a financial cap on the value of human life and refuses to treat the elderly.

The Prime Minister threw his weight behind the campaign amid a bitter debate over U.S. president Barack Obama's health care reforms.

Republicans and other campaigners in America have warned against the dangers of 'socialised' health care and claim the NHS proves the pitfalls of the Obama plan.

Full article in Daily Mail

Make it work then - for everyone!