You are hereCapitalism


The Wealth of Any Nation Belongs to the People Who Create It

Any sweeping statement about wealth is bound to be wrapped up in controversy and tied up in arguments both relevant and irrelevant. The people who create wealth and those who destroy it are often one and the same. Outside of war, the world has never seen destruction of wealth on the scale of what has happened in the current Depression.

The Market is a Nasty Master and a Disrespectful Servant

I hear paeans of praise every day from both sides of our political fence for something called The Market. Few fellow humans have ever been able to satisfactorily explain just what they mean by that incomplete phrase.
I'm here to help you out. A market is a place where buyers meet sellers for the purpose of both going home satisfied that they cheated the other.

On the Nature of the Test and its Meaning I

Or How an Unpopular Republican Governator Could Succeed and a Popular President Fail -- Part 1

Proposing a test for officeholders that holds them to their obligation to the people has become uncommonly ignored by the public. No one can argue that we are running a government dictated by the whims of the proletariat in this nation. After years of a Presidency run by men who massacred the meaning and purpose of our constitution in spite of oaths to the contrary we are used to politicians running amok.