Photo Gallery: Germans Struggle to Understand US Healthcare Debate
05/11/2012
In Germany, people are baffled by how a country as religious as the United...
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In Germany, people are baffled by how a country as religious as the United States can be so hostile to the principle of mandatory healthcare insurance. Not even conservatives question the system, and businesspeople say it gives Europe's largest economy a competitive advantage. Here, medical students at a cardiac clinic in Leipzig observe an operation.