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Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates "Obesity Is the Government’s Business"

Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates "Obesity Is the Government’s Business"

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On February 7, Intelligence Squared U.S. (IQ2US) will take on one of America’s biggest problems when they host the debate: “Obesity Is the Government’s Business.” Obesity costs our health care system nearly $150 billion a year and is a major risk factor for expensive, chronic conditions like heart disease, diabetes, and cancer. Should the government intervene, or is this a matter of individual rights and personal responsibility?

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