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Saving America From The “Make Somebody Else Pay” Mindset

NewJAl Wrote: Jan 20, 2013 8:15 AM
Then we have our children being taught that such a system is more humane than Capitalism. We have the un-rewritten History, now, and still associates and appointees of our President are fully into income redistribution, and winners and losers being chosen by political affiliation or other means. Community Organizing on a National scale, with the leaders arbitrarily deciding, and trashing our Constitution. Of course it will go very badly. The Religion is bogus.
Dan107 Wrote: Jan 20, 2013 9:02 AM
And, on top of that, the art is incredibly bad. Under a communist dictatorship you can create anything you wish as long as it has an image of a worker swinging a hammer in there somewhere.

A case in point: Can anyone name a great work of art, a great celebration of the human spirit produced by a socialist system that did not involve escape from that system?
“I don’t know what ‘moral grounds’ you think you’re standing on, but as far as I am concerned, what you’re saying is very immoral…”

I was an interview guest last month, and the radio talk show host was asking me about the looming fiscal cliff. In the midst of discussing how our government must cut spending, the host had noted the title of my latest book – “The Virtues Of Capitalism, A Moral Case For Free Markets” – and after a few minutes of discussion, asked “do you mind if we take a phone call, Austin?”

Sometimes that...

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