Posts tagged "Capitalism"
This short video helps us discover the importance of economic freedom and how it relates to a nation’s quality of life. There is also a Facebook page and Twitter account set up to provide discussion and more information about why economic freedom is vital to a nation’s success.
-By Warner Todd Huston When Barack Obama threw millions of our tax dollars at General Motors to “save it,” the administration claimed that it would not involve itself in the “day-to-day management” of the venerable car company. New emails obtained by The Daily Caller, however, casts doubt on this claim. In fact, as Matthew Boyle... Read more »
Profit is not “taken,” it is earned. Profit is as moral as can be. Courtesy of the Atlas Network. The Atlas Economic Research Foundation is a nonprofit organization connecting a global network of more than 400 free-market organizations in over 80 countries to the ideas and resources needed to advance the cause of liberty. Atlas... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston At the Detroit Economic Club today, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner tried to claim the auto bailout is a success. It certainly doesn’t seem like a success for the taxpayers. GM stock is about $30 today, and unless it gets up to $54, the taxpayers lose money on the deal. Why would... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston This is the sad, sad tale of the 50 million global warming refugees that the UN warned us about. Oh, it isn’t sad because there are any 50 million refugees, it’s sad because people believed that there were going to be 50,000 refugees due to global warming. After all, these purported... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston A few days ago I wrote about how the Obama administration has stuffed the upper echelons of management at General Motors with government lackeys who have no experience in the auto industry and how Obama’s government will lead GM to ultimate failure. Today we see yet one more step toward GMs... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Everyone loves Girl Scout cookies, right? What could be more American? It’s a right of passage for many young girls to set up a folding table in front of a local business and sell their little cookies and what American doesn’t get a warm feeling in their heart when they see... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Presented here is the first episode of Capitalism 101, a series intended to help parents teach their children of the virtues of capitalism and liberty. According to series creator Leon Weinstein, “I am trying to teach adults how in an entertaining and engaging way to pass on their children why capitalism... Read more »
From the good folks at Reason.com…
-By Warner Todd Huston The politicians are at it again. They never cease to amaze for their constantly revolving attempts to take over complete control of the Internet and everything connected to it. This time, in the guise of safeguarding copyrighted material, Congressional Democrats intend to introduce into this zombie session of congress the Combating... Read more »