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Bust The Trust

This is going to be one of my infamous personal essays that gets political right at the very end. So, stay with me. I will get to the Big Picture eventually…even if it takes me a while. * Okay…I woke up this morning to discover that I had no Internet service. At first, I thought…

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Monopoly Capitalism Hurts American Military

From the American Conservative: America’s Monopoly Crisis Hits the Military, Wall Street’s short-term incentives have decimated our defense industrial base and undermined our national security by Matt Stoller and Lucas Kunce It seems that monopoly capitalism is undermining even the military. And this is from the American Conservative, no less. Not some liberal snowflakes like…

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Capitalism Is In Trouble

Capitalism today is in trouble, and even the most ardent defenders of free enterprise are saying so. Consider Jonathan Tepper, founder of Variant Perception, “a research group for asset managers.” It would seem hard to find anyone more devoted to unregulated markets. Yet, even so, in a new book, The Myth of Capitalism: Monopolies and…

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Capitalism Is Sick…says The Economist

Check out the following story on the Economist’s website, The next capitalist revolution. In it, the editors argue that inactive, non-interventionist, libertarian governments have kept their hands off corporations for so long that capitalism is now in serious trouble. Instead, of competing with one another, as they should under capitalist doctrine, they are monopolies that…

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