A health care reform expert told students and community members the government should provide health care Tuesday night.

Jonathan Oberlander, the chair of social medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, spoke about the positive and negative aspects of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. He spoke to about 80 students and community members in Pugh Hall.       

He said Obamacare has insured 11.6 million Americans as of January, but the system has many flaws.

“The Affordable Care Act is unaffordable for a lot of Americans,” he said. “It’s a major issue going forward.” READ MORE