Tag Archives: Capitalism

Foreign Policy: Opinion- Daren Acemoglu & Simon Johnson- It’s Time To Found a New Republic

Source: Foreign Policy: Opinion- Daren Acemoglu & Simon Johnson- It’s Time To Found a New Republic I read this article called It’s Time To Found a New Republic from Daren Acemoglu and Simon Johnson over at Foreign Policy Magazine. And it … Continue reading

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The Baseline Scenario: Opinion- James Kwak- The Importance of Fairness: A New Economic Vision For The Democratic Party

Source: The Baseline Scenario: Opinion- James Kwak- The Importance of Fairness: A New Economic Vision For The Democratic Party Economic fairness and social justice even is a good debate in the Democratic Party and it seems to becoming from two wings … Continue reading

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Independent Institute: Kyle Swan- Social Justice in The Classical Liberal Tradition

Source: The New Democrat According to Wikipedia the definition of social justice is, “justice in terms of distribution of wealth, opportunities, and privileges within society.” People let’s say on the farther left (Social Democrats/Democratic Socialists) take the definition to mean … Continue reading

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Conservable Economist: Timothy Taylor- Capitalism for Growth, Government for Fairness

Source: The New Democrat You need a healthy private enterprise capitalist economic system for any economy to do well. That has been proven for a hundred-years now. Marxist state-control of the economy simply doesn’t work. A big reason why the … Continue reading

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Democracy Journal: Jim Sleeper- ‘Our Puritan Heritage’: The Limits of Liberal Democracy

Source:Democracy Journal: Opinion- Jim Sleeper: Our Puritan Heritage I’m a Liberal Democrat and proud of that, because I believe in liberal democracy and individual rights and the freedom that comes with those things. I believe American liberal democracy and American … Continue reading

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TruthDig: Opinion- Chris Hedges- “Karl Marx Was Right”: The Old Capitalism-Socialism Debate

TruthDig: Opinion- Chris Hedges- Karl Marx Was Right I’m really tired of this old debate between capitalism and socialism, as if they are two competing ideologies. That they are complete opposites of each other, when they’re not. The opposite of … Continue reading

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The Nation: The Almanac- Richard Kreitner: FDR Signs The Emergency Act, Launching The New Deal: March 9, 1933

Source:The Nation: The Almanac- Richard Kreitner: March 9th 1933- FDR Sign Emergency Banking Act, Launching The New Deal If you think President Barack Obama had it tough when he became President of the United States back in 2009, imagine being … Continue reading

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