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No Apologies Required: The Roots of Capitalism

lfb.org / By Chris Campbell / Apr 29, 2016

For many years,” John Chamberlain writes in his book The Roots of Capitalism,“the system we call capitalism was on the defensive. It existed in the here-and-now, and its imperfections, whether inherent or not, were plainly apparent to everybody.

“Socialism, on the other hand, […]

Another Gary Cooper Rebound—–It Isn’t On The Level

davidstockmanscontracorner.com / by David Stockman / April 25, 2016

Gary Cooper famously told a Congressional committee investigating communist infiltration of Hollywood in the 1950s that “from what I have heard about it, it isn’t on the level.”

I was put in mind of that observation this morning. First, I heard Jim Cramer saying that […]

The End Of ‘Quarterly Capitalism’?

zerohedge.com / Via ConvergEx’s Nick Colas, on 04/22/2016 12:10

Via ConvergEx’s Nick Colas,

Tell me truthfully: do you actually get a lot of value from quarterly earnings reports? It’s not actually me asking; it is the Securities and Exchange Commission and the NIRI trade group, the most influential group of Investor Relations professionals in U.S. […]

“Capitalism Leads Us Straight to Hell”

lfb.org / By Chris Campbell / Mar 30, 2016

“Socialism,” says Oleg Atbashian, “conserves the stage in which the society existed at the time it was overtaken.

“Cubans still drive American cars from the 1950s, North Koreans still dress in the fashions of the same bygone era, and in the USSR I grew […]

Profit Margins Going Down For The Count

davidstockmanscontracorner.com / By JESSE FELDER / March 31, 2016

Over the past few years I’ve written a fair amount about the record-high levels of corporate profit margins. I’ve been focused on this topic because corporate earnings are one of the most popular ways to value equities thus the sustainability of record-high profit margins should be […]

The Difference Between Capitalism & Communism (Explained To President Obama)

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 03/29/2016 20:30 -0400

As President Obama explained in his Townhall in Cuba…

To make a broader point, so often in the past there’s been a sharp division between left and right, between capitalist and communist or socialist. And especially in the Americas, that’s been a big debate, right? […]

Why Students Give ‘American’ Capitalism An “F”

zerohedge.com / by B.F.Marcus via Foundation for Economic Education on 03/15/2016 17:30

Not only are young voters more likely to support Democrats than Republicans, they are also more likely to support the most left-wing Democrats. In recent polls of voters under 30, self-declared democratic socialist Bernie Sanders beats the more mainstream Hillary Clinton by […]

“There’s An Insurrection Coming… The American People Are Sick & Tired Of Crony Capitalism”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 03/06/2016 13:15

In a stunningly honest and frank rant, FOX News’ Judge Jeanine unleashes anchor hell upon Mitt Romney and the GOP establishment hordes.

She begins:

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Ukraine Bans Criticism Of The Government

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 03/03/2016 15:20 -0500

Two years ago, Victoria Nuland’s new puppet state, Ukraine, celebrated its freedom from the clutches of its recently deposed president Yanukovich, a coup which U.S. foreign policy experts said would end crony capitalism, government corruption and unleash democracy and prosperity. Two years later, the county […]

“Everything’s Interconnected”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 03/05/2016 13:20 -0500

Everything happening today is in some ways interconnected: popularity of ‘non-establishment’ political candidates; ineffectiveness of central bank policy in lifting inflation; economic pessimism; weak capital spending (from handcuffed capitalism); and angst due to perceptions of inequality.

Scotiabank’s Guy Haselmann explains…

Business investment and capitalism are […]

Don’t Call It Capitalism—-Xi Jinping Whips Media Into Strict Adherence To Communist Party Line

davidstockmanscontracorner.com / By Charles Stein at Bloomberg / February 22, 2016

Mutual funds are vulnerable to runs that can spill over and cause problems in the broader financial system, according to a blog post published today on Liberty Street Economics by staffers at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

The authors, Nicola Cetorelli, Fernando […]

Milton Friedman on Capitalism

armstrongeconomics.com / by Martin Armstrong / Feb 20, 2016

Most of the wealth earned by the 1% is from INVESTMENT, not wages. So why are the 99% oppressed? Largely taxes. For example, Social Security is a simple tax. That money is not invested in your future. The government robs from Social Security and stuffs it […]

Why Negative Interest Rates Spell Doom For Capitalism

zerohedge.com / by Robert Romano via NetRightDaily.com on 02/18/2016 17:40

Interest rates in Switzerland, Denmark, Sweden, the European Central Bank and now the Bank Japan have now plunged into negative territory, starting a new phase in the era of central banking that is very much uncharted.

Time will tell if it leaves the global economy […]

Millennials Now Prefer Socialism To Capitalism

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 02/11/2016 18:05

On Tuesday, Bernie Sanders swept to victory in the New Hampshire primary over rival Hillary Clinton.

To be sure, Sanders was expected to win. Handily.

Still, there’s something surreal about the fact that America is edging ever closer to a situation that will see […]

Ep. 586 Why Capitalism Is Morally Superior to Socialism

tomwoods.com / Tom Woods / 4th February 2016

Defenders of capitalism often wind up making arguments that implicitly concede the moral superiority of socialism — sure, socialism is a fine system, but we can’t live up to it. What kind of defense of capitalism is that? Jason Brennan makes a powerful moral case for capitalism […]

Did Goldman Sachs Just Admit the System is Rigged?

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Devin Smith via New Economic Perspectives / February 5, 2016

Bill Black explains why one of world’s largest investment firms Goldman Sachs is questioning the “efficacy of capitalism” and why its CEO is terrified of a Sanders presidency.

You can view it here on the Real News (include transcript).

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Dirty Pool

mauldineconomics.com / BY JARED DILLIAN / FEBRUARY 4, 2016

I am a longtime Amazon bear. I was even short for a time. I lost a decent amount of money, but it could have been worse. I was short when it was in the 200s.

Principally, I object to Amazon not making any money, or at […]

Pollution Control and Biblical Justice

garynorth.com / Gary North / January 19, 2016

If a man shall cause a field or vineyard to be eaten, and shall put in his beast, and shall feed in another man’s field; of the best of his own field, and of the best of his own vineyard, shall he make restitution. If fire break […]

Ep. 560 Does Capitalism Destroy Culture? Literature and the Market

tomwoods.com / Tom Woods / 23 December 2015

Doesn’t the market lead to vulgar outcomes, and undermine high culture? Paul Cantor, a member of Ludwig von Mises’ NYU seminar, joins us to discuss this and more — including topics in popular culture, including The X Files and Breaking Bad.

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21st Century Banking: A World Run By Parasites

bullionbullscanada.com / by Jeff Nielson / 19 November 2015

Banks are parasites. Big Banks are very large parasites. It is the fundamental equation of human commerce in the 21st century.

Bankers are the quintessential middle-men: contributing nothing to our economies, while blood-sucking us for assorted “fees”, and (most importantly) interest payments. Many readers will object […]

The GM Cesspool Of Crony Capitalism——How Its Taxpayer Bailout Became China’s Bonanza

davidstockmanscontracorner.com / by Bloomberg Business / November 14, 2015

During the 2012 election, President Barack Obama held up his bailout of General Motors as a model in the fight against China’s growing manufacturing dominance, telling voters that the auto rescue would reverse the industry’s multi-decade trend of outsourcing.

A single election cycle later, the question […]

Business as Usual – Paul Ryan Pushes Through Multiple Wall Street Giveaways in the Highway Bill

libertyblitzkrieg.com / Michael Krieger / Nov 6, 2015

It was always going to be a seamless transition from John Boehner to Paul Ryan. These men are cut from the exact same cloth, which is worshipping at the altar of crony capitalism. They talk a good game about about “free markets” and “entrepreneurship,” but at the […]

Keen vs. Keen: Will the Real Steve Keen Please Stand Up?

globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / Tuesday, October 27, 2015 3:31 AM

Economists Prove That Capitalism Is Unnecessary

Several readers sent me a link to Economists Prove That Capitalism Is Unnecessary.

The title was hardly surprising, given that is what many economic illiterates think. However, I was startled to find out it was written […]

Reflections on Venezuela’s “Economic Miracle”

mises.org / Andrew Syrios / OCTOBER 23, 2015

Back in 2013, Salon took a quick break from criticizing a caricature of libertarianism to let David Sirota write an embarrassing article praising socialism in what turns out to be a fantastic case study in both the dangers of socialist economics and of course, speaking to […]

Employment Is Nothing Like Slavery

mises.org / Julian Adorney / OCTOBER 21, 2015

What is necessary to take away a man’s freedom? For many progressives, nothing more then a bad workplace. Amazon takes ongoing heat for its work environment, with opponents like Business Insider calling it a “slave camp.”

But this comparison mistakes the fundamental nature of coercion.

Many […]