Tag Archives: Social Democracy

Philosophy Insights: The Open Mind With Richard Heffner- Milton Friedman: What is Actually Wrong With Socialism?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat What is wrong with socialism? Where should I start? First I guess I’ll tell you what actually seems to work about socialism in other countries and to a certain extent … Continue reading

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The Week: Opinion- Ryan Cooper- ‘Democrats Should Embrace The Freedom Not To Choose’

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I’m not trying to sound insulting here (but don’t mind if I do) but what Ryan Cooper wrote in The Week this week (ha, ha get it) could’ve been written … Continue reading

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Mises Media: James Ostrowski- The Illiberal Progressive Mind

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus James Ostrowski, had the best line in this video, when he said that, “we should stop calling Progressives, Liberals, because they are not.” I would argue that todays so-called Progressives, … Continue reading

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Liberty Pen: Video: George Will: A Conflict of Visions

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on WordPress Pre-1930s there was much if any public social safety net or social insurance in America at least at the federal level. The 1930s with the Great Depression and … Continue reading

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Mises Daily: Anthony Gregory- The Real Liberal Heritage: What Makes Liberalism Different From Libertarianism & Socialism

Source: Mises Daily: Anthony Gregory- Our Real Liberal Heritage A lot of Americans when they think of Liberalism and Liberals, they probably tend to think of people who believe in a big state in the form of the federal government that … Continue reading

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Mises Daily: Andrew Syrios- A Brief History of Progressivism: What is Progressivism?

Source: Mises Daily: Andrew Syrios- A Brief History of Progressivism  What is a Progressive? It depends on what you mean and almost who you ask. But whatever a Progressive is, they aren’t Liberals unless the idea of what a progressive is … Continue reading

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The Heartland Institute: Richard Ebeling- The Free Market vs. The Interventionist State: The Different Economic Systems

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat There is no pure free market economy in the world today.  I use the term private market instead of free market and private enterprise instead of free enterprise.  Any type of … Continue reading

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