Bureaucracy, government, the STATE, KILLS! The story of Charlie Gard is one that has taken the world by storm. His life was lost, despite the best efforts of his parents, due to the inefficiencies of government. The newborn was born with a medical condition that left him with organ failure and brain damage. Although his parents fought to take him to an American hospital, they were fought all along the way by bureaucracy. After being held up in a legal battle, the parents were finally told it’s too late. Too much time was wasted. THIS IS THE COST OF THE STATE!