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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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What ‘free stuff’ Looks Like

The idea of ‘free college’ in the US  has a lot of citizens up in arms about the whole ‘free stuff/socialist’ idea.   Here’s what ‘free stuff’ looks like at the local, community, individual level. I work in a local high … Continue reading

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Who’s Taking Care of U.S.?

Socialism is a big part of our national conversation, thanks to one presidential candidate, and many soundbites about the topic include the idea that ‘people just want to have the state take care of them.’      Well….what’s the choice? … Continue reading

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Regulation Appreciation: Socialist Success Story #12

I’ve defined socialism several times as government provided services (as opposed to government provided goods).   Citizens provide funds with taxes, government allocates the funds to provide services:  national defense (military), legislation (congress), neighborhood safety (fire and police), education, etc. … Continue reading

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US Socialist Example No. 23: Congress

With a lot of heated discussions going on about socialism, it seems pertinent to bring up the fact that every single congressperson is part of the socialist fabric of our nation. Socialism is merely an economic system wherein government controls the … Continue reading

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Yes, The US is a Socialist Nation

With one presidential candidate blatantly owning socialism as a way of re-directing our nation,  it’s extremely important to understand exactly what socialism is, and more importantly to realize we are already a socialist nation. A quick vocabulary discussion concerning socialism: … Continue reading

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Financial Criminals CAN be Prosecuted

Our economy is still recovering from the housing bubble collapse of 2007/2008.  People broke the law in order to create that bubble, willingly and blatantly (check out the movie The Big Short or read Matt Taibbi’s Griftopia for further enlightenment). … Continue reading

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