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Killing The Goose

Rock Strongo Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 8:56 AM
You would think that supposedly intelligent liberals would want a dynamic, growing, profitable private sector--after all, you can't extract wealth from businesses that are losing money, nor from workers who have been laid off. The irony is that the very things they are determined to crush (wealth creation, profit) are the very things that they desperately need to succeed--if they hope to have any money to fund their various adventures in moral exhibitionism.
ptkane Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 10:18 AM
THAT is exactly the point, Strongo.
Marc_H Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 9:31 AM
no
they want power over other people's lives
Tom1952 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 9:21 AM
Well Said..................
Kenneth405 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 9:09 AM
The answer is, they don't think beyond "stage one" . Dr Sowell lays this out beautifully in his book "Applied Economics" I'm sure you can find it at your local Library.
Rock Strongo Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 9:50 AM

Killing the goose that lays the golden egg is one of those old fairy tales for children which has a heavy message that a lot of adults should listen to. The labor unions which have driven the makers of Twinkies into bankruptcy, potentially destroying 18,500 jobs, could have learned a lot from that old children's fairy tale.

Many people think of labor unions as organizations to benefit workers, and think of employers who are opposed to unions as just people who don't want to pay their employees more money. But some employers have made it a point to pay their...