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Capitalist No More: The New American Economy

I attended a local forum group yesterday at my local library, the topic was “The Economy under a Trump Presidency.”  The panel consisted of three men of varying backgrounds, all from the area:  an economics professor, a former Tea Party … Continue reading

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A Socialist Grateful for Capitalist Opportunities

I write A LOT about socialism on this site because I find evidence that it brings a balance to economic systems.   As I’ve just completed my second book and look towards marketing strategies and the best platforms on which … Continue reading

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Socialized Waste: US Military, Level – Expert

The United States is a nation full of socialist tendencies, its just a matter of where and how. Take for example this newly released report that demonstrates a huge amount of waste by our Department of Defense -we’re talking tens … Continue reading

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This is What an Oligarchy Looks Like

The word oligarchy is getting lots of coverage these days as more and more of us are realizing how close we are  to becoming a nation of many ruled by a few, unelected, elitist individuals. A recent Al Jazeera article … Continue reading

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Would That We Could, Like Iceland

There’ll be a movie coming out in December entitled “The Big Short”based upon a book by the same name which was written by Michael Lewis of “Moneyball” and “The Blind Side” fame.   The book is  a tedious timeline of … Continue reading

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I’m a Proud Capitalist, I’m Also a Socialist, and Even a Marxist: A Vocabulary Exercise in Economics

Jamestown.  Founded by an inspired England for the sole purpose of engaging in business and turning a profit for the crown.  Founded on capitalistic ideals that business is a sacred endeavor and supply and demand would guide the market religiously. … Continue reading

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The Perfect Marriage of Democracy and Socialism

Really, the two go together like a horse and carriage. While the primary meaning of democracy is hinged to a ‘one person one vote’ theme, the secondary meaning is more broad and focused on the commonwealth, that is equal rights, … Continue reading

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