posted by Frank Pasquale
I’ve always been a big fan of Charles Taylor’s essay “What’s Wrong with Negative Liberty,” but I haven’t done much to advance the idea of economic, social and cultural rights. Here are two efforts to rectify the situation:
1) An opinion piece in the Bergen Record, A Constitutional Right to Health Care.
2) A post at Madisonian, Internet Access as a Human Right.
I don’t think I have much to add to the already well-developed philosophical literature on positive rights, but I’d like to do more to bring this concept to an American audience.