Why America is no Longer a Free Capitalist Country

Most Americans are under the mistaken assumption that we are a free capitalist country. And because of the many social problems that currently exist they mistakenly believe that the solution is "Socialism". Unfortunately, in addition to not knowing … [Read more...]

The Socialist Time Capsule

“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 … [Read more...]

The Six Contradictions of Socialism in America

I have seen the future and ran away. At first the move to America from the former USSR made me feel as though I had made a jump in time, from the stagnant depraved past into a distant dynamic future. There was an abundance of commonly available … [Read more...]

Is Capitalism the Problem as Pope Contends?

Papal Fallibility by Bill Bonner Uh oh! The new pope, Francis from the Pampas, has just warned us to beware the "tyranny of capitalism."  Each man worships his own gods. Some worship at the altar of Jesus of Nazareth. Some at the altar of the … [Read more...]

Equality – The Unattainable Socialist Ideal

We all dream of "Equality"...  it is the American ideal, after all "All men are created Equal" but the constitution doesn't guarantee prosperity and/or happiness only "Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness" note that it says the PURSUIT of … [Read more...]

Trends: Argentina’s Finances Going Bust Again?

Over the years Argentina has had it's share of financial problems... the majority of them of their own making. They have nationalized oil companies, repudiated debt and suffered hyperinflation. Where are they headed now? Argentina Politics One of … [Read more...]

Is the Socialization of America Economically Impossible?

Editor's Note: In the following excellent article Brandon Smith argues that world-wide, Socialism is a failure and that America can't afford it and therefore it can't be implemented. I'm not so sure. Politicians are known for implementing things … [Read more...]

Rising Socialism Around the World

What do Bertrand Russell, Warren Buffett, Charlie Munger, George Soros, Winnie Mandela, Bono, and George Bernard Shaw all have in common? The Rising Trend of Socialism- By Rex van Schalkwyk, Casey Research In politics, it is the idea that … [Read more...]