The Morality of Capitalism

In this talk, Yaron Brook delves into the morality of finance, free markets, savings, insurance and using debt to fund consumption. Through this talk, Brook explores the pursuit of capitalist motives and why it is indeed moral to be Capitalist. Hosted by Radley in...
Spring Break in Caracas

Spring Break in Caracas

Many polls conducted by a variety of sources in recent years purport to show that a majority proportion of American college students who self-identify as Democrats have a more favorable opinion of socialism than capitalism. A Harris Poll released three weeks ago...
The Myth of “Imperfect” Capitalism

The Myth of “Imperfect” Capitalism

A supposed defender of capitalism argued recently that capitalism is “imperfect” but less so than its rivals, so we should put up with it. In his words, “capitalism is imperfect because the world is imperfect.” The brief essay explains the rather minor extent to which...
How Capitalism Saved Sweden From The Evils of Socialism

How Capitalism Saved Sweden From The Evils of Socialism

Josh Billings famously diagnosed a problem with beliefs: “I honestly believe it is better to know nothing than to know what ain’t so.” I am astonished at how many students, and for that matter adults, in the U.S. honestly believe that the U.S. should model...
More University Corruption

More University Corruption

Last week’s column discussed the highly publicized university corruption scheme wherein wealthy parents bought admission at prestigious universities for their children. That is dishonest and gives an unfair advantage to those young people but won’t destroy...

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