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U.S News: Eric Schnurer- ‘A Modest Proposal: Stop Taxing The Rich’

“I’VE COME TO THE reluctant conclusion that there’s only one progressive solution to the problem destroying American politics and, with it, our country’s future: Give Republicans the one and only thing they care about. That’s right – let’s exempt the … Continue reading

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Sam Seder: Philip Mirowski- ‘How Neoliberalism Survived The Financial Meltdown?’

Source:Sam Seder– talking about Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. (I presume) “Professor Philip Mirowski author of Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste: How Neoliberalism Survived the Financial Meltdown, explains the intellectual history of Neo-liberalism, what Neo-liberals believe, making capitalists … Continue reading

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Human Events: Opinion: John Stossel: “The Economy Needs no Conductor”: How to Create an Opportunity Society

This post was originally posted at FreeStatePlus on WordPress, April, 2012 Human Events: Opinion: John Stossel: The Economy Needs no Conductor There’s been this endless debate in America in the last few years about what creates economic and job growth. … Continue reading

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Equitable Growth: Brad Delong- Burwell vs. Hobby Lobby and the Decay of Welfare Capitalism

Progressive Era Equitable Growth: Blog: Brad Delong: Burwell vs. Hobby Lobby and the Decay of Welfare Capitalism ‘Welfare capitalism’ is just another way of saying democratic socialism. Democratic socialism is an economic system common in Europe and Canada to a … Continue reading

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The Heartland Institute: Opinion- Richard Ebeling- The Free Market vs. The Interventionist State: The Different Economic Systems

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat There is no pure free market economy in the world today.  I use the term private market instead of free market and private enterprise instead of free enterprise.  Any type … Continue reading

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The Fiscal Times: Opinion: Mark Thoma: Inequality in Capitalist Systems is Not Inevitable: The Role of Social Insurance in a Capitalist System

The Fiscal Times: Opinion: Mark Thoma: Inequality in a Capitalist System is Not Inevitable This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Kire Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter I would … Continue reading

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The New America Foundation: Blog: Michael Lind: The Next Social Contract, An American Idea For Reform

The New America Foundation: Blog: Michael Lind: Next Social Contract, An American Agenda for Reform This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The social contract means different things to different people and depending on where you … Continue reading

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The Democratic Strategist: Opinion: Robert Creamer: How to Fight Economic Inequality

The Democratic Strategist: Opinion: Robert Creamer: How to Fight Epidemic Economic Inequality This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Perhaps someone should explain to me how someone with a good education, who works hard and is … Continue reading

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The North Star: Opinion: Dario Cancovic: Capitalist Oligarchy and Socialist Democracy

The North Star: Opinion: Dario Cancovic: Capitalist Oligarchy and Socialist Democracy If you want to know what Social Democrats or Democratic Socialists should be about at least in America, look no further than Senator Bernie Sanders. The only self-described Democratic … Continue reading

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HBO: Real Time With Bill Maher- New Rules Socialism

This post was originally posted at FRS FreeStates Plus I hate the debate socialism vs. capitalism, because that is like debating between the wishbone offense and the cover two defense, which is better. Well that is not a real debate, … Continue reading

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