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Comment: positive vs. negative rights

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positive vs. negative rights

How do convince someone new to the libertarian philosophy that rights to food and medical assistance do not exist while the rights to life and liberty do.

Right to food or medicine means someone else is forced to take an action (to give you stuff).

Right to life and liberty means someone else is not allowed to take an action (steal or aggression).