Re: Price Gouging: the free market libertarian perspective
when faced with a crisis the response is universally - for lack of a better word - socialist.
Indeed. On that note, there have been some excellent arguments for national healthcare and mandatory paid leave in the US based on the COVID-19 response. It's a lot easier to stay at home when you're not losing your job, and it's easier to get treated if you won't go bankrupt visiting the emergency room.