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Richard Ebeling: Free Market Capitalism vs. Crony Capitalism

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Richard Ebeling: Free Market Capitalism vs. Crony Capitalism   A great explanation of the difference between the two is attached. And we agree, it is vital that the current renaissance in classically liberal thought continues to grow. Life, liberty, and property are beautiful ideas and the world would be a […]

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15 Quotes From Our Founding Fathers About Economics, Capitalism And Banking

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder 15 Quotes From Our Founding Fathers About Economics, Capitalism And Banking   Why have we turned our backs on the principles that this nation was founded upon?  Many of those that founded this nation bled and died so that we could experience “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness”.  […]


The Individual Versus the State

  Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Robert Ringer RobertRinger.com The Individual Versus the State   My last article, “Shame on Walmart,” evoked a spirited and healthy debate among readers.  In the broadest sense, the debate boiled down to free-market capitalism versus government intervention.  I say broadest sense, because many readers stated, either directly or indirectly, that the government […]


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Gene Epstein on Crony Capitalism

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Editor Gene Epstein on Crony Capitalism     Barron’s distinguished economic analyst Gene Epstein pointed out in an article May 31st that increasing economic inequality is not caused by capitalism, but rather by Crony Capitalism. He also cites Hunter Lewis’s book Crony Capitalism in America 2008-2012: Read More   Hunter Lewis, […]


US Economy Is A House Of Cards

  Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts US Economy Is A House Of Cards   The US economy is a house of cards. Every aspect of it is fraudulent, and the illusion of recovery is created with fraudulent statistics. American capitalism itself is an illusion. All financial markets are rigged. Massive liquidity poured into […]

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Thomas Piketty’s Sensational New Book

  Source: http://mises.org By Hunter Lewis Thomas Piketty’s Sensational New Book   Thomas Piketty, a 42-year-old economist from French academe has written a hot new book: Capital in the Twenty-First Century. The U.S. edition has been published by Harvard University Press and, remarkably, is leading the best seller list; the first time that a Harvard […]


How Central Banks Cause Income Inequality

  Source: https://mises.org By Frank Hollenbeck How Central Banks Cause Income Inequality   The gap between the rich and poor continues to grow. The wealthiest 1 percent held 8 percent of the economic pie in 1975 but now hold over 20 percent. This is a striking change from the 1950s and 1960s when their share […]

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Okay Mr. President, you want to talk about “inequality”? Let’s talk about it.

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Okay Mr. President, you want to talk about “inequality”? Let’s talk about it.     I woke up this morning to Steve Liesman on CNBC explaining the theme of tonight’s State of the Union Address. You see, since 1980 middle class wages have only gone up only 50% in […]


Mussolini’s Idea of the State and Its American Defenders

  Source: https://mises.org By Llewellyn H. Rockwell Jr. Mussolini’s Idea of the State and Its American Defenders   All social theory can be reduced to two categories: those that conceive of society as the result of peace, and those for which the indispensable ingredient is violence. This is the fundamental distinction between liberalism and fascism, […]

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David Stockman speaks at the Manhattan Mises Circle

How Crony Capitalism Corrupts the Free Market Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com Posted by Ryan W. McMaken