The Moral Justification of Capitalism

No one would ever have expected that in a Republican primary the single biggest complaint among candidates seeking nomination would be that its frontrunner had taken success and capitalism too far. His success and achievement were tarred as a prima facie indication of something unethical and immoral. President Obama and other redistributionists must be rejoicing in […]

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The Pope Would Benefit Seeing American Capitalism

Last week Congressman Paul Ryan welcomed Pope Francis’reported criticism of capitalism as “triggering the exact dialogue we should be having.” So, let’s begin. Unlike theologic abstractions that remain fixed irrespective of geography, the understanding of monetary issues is often colored and dependent on, even for a Pontiff, the economic and business life manifest in the […]

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