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Monopoly Capitalism: At The Breaking Point? Monopoly Capitalism: At The Breaking Point?

♪ [THEME MUSIC] ♪>>MONOPOLY CAPITALISM AND MODELS OF RESISTANCE. THIS WEEK, AUTHOR GEOGRAPHER MICHAEL HUDSON ON DONALD TRUMP’S FAKE ECONOMICS, AND STACY MITCHELL FROM THE INSTITUTE FOR LOCAL SELF-RELIANCE, WITH JOE MAXWELL OF FAMILY FARM ACTION, ON THE THREAT OF AMAZON TO JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING. IT’S ALL COMING UP ON THE LAURA FLANDERS SHOW, THE…

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Mike Pence Destroys Socialist Arguments in Speech Mike Pence Destroys Socialist Arguments in Speech

Today on Declassified: Vice President Mike Pence told the biggest gathering of conservatives on March 1 that Americans voting in the 2020 presidential election will be choosing between “freedom and socialism.” That’s right, in an address to the Conservative Political Action Conference (also known as CPAC) in Maryland, Pence pointed out that a leading candidate…

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Democratic socialism | Wikipedia audio article Democratic socialism | Wikipedia audio article

Democratic socialism is a political philosophy that advocates political democracy alongside social ownership of the means of production with an emphasis on self-management and democratic management of economic institutions within a market or some form of decentralized planned socialist economy. Democratic socialists hold that capitalism is inherently incompatible with what they hold to be the…

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Libertarian Philosophy: Rawls and Nozick on Liberty & Equality – Learn Liberty Libertarian Philosophy: Rawls and Nozick on Liberty & Equality – Learn Liberty

One way to think about this tension between liberty and equality is to look at an exchange that took place between two of the great American political philosophers in the 20th century, Robert Nozick and John Rawls. John Rawls had argued that equality was really the benchmark, the moral benchmark, for social and political institutions…

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Venezuelans Respond to President Trump’s Anti-Socialism Speech Venezuelans Respond to President Trump’s Anti-Socialism Speech

Today on the show, Venezuelans fleeing socialism say Trump speech gives them hope. That’s right, Venezuelan refugees fleeing the socialist dictatorship of Nicolas Maduro into this humid border town, say they have been inspired by President Donald Trump’s address to the Venezuelan community that he gave in Miami on Feb. 18. This was fueling hope…

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How Do We Learn from Venezuela’s Mistakes? | Guest: Daniel Di Martino | Ep 31 How Do We Learn from Venezuela’s Mistakes? | Guest: Daniel Di Martino | Ep 31

– Welcome to Kibbe on Liberty, a very special show today. We talk with Daniel Di Martino, who is a Venezuelan expatriate. He is a fighter for liberty and he’s gonna give us an inside look of what it was like growing up in Hugo Chávez’s socialist Venezuela. Check it out. (rock music) Daniel, welcome.…

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5. Liberal capitalism increases the average standard of living 5. Liberal capitalism increases the average standard of living

the next argument focus is not so much on capitalism’s productive ability how much wealth it produces but rather on the distribution of wealth in a society one characteristic of capitalism in the modern world after the Industrial Revolution particularly was the development of mass production of goods obviously for the masses mass-produced clothing mass-produced…

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Capitalism, Chinese Style Capitalism, Chinese Style

PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay. We’re in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, the birthplace of the International Monetary Fund, at the INET conference–hundreds of economists brought together to find a solution or debate solutions to the economic crisis. There’s barely a panel or a sentence in this…

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Poll on America’s Opinion of Socialism Poll on America’s Opinion of Socialism

beat-up old americans have you on socialism is a pupil of a respected and uh… some of the numbers are really surprising first i guess one that is not as surprising we ask americans overall what’s your view of socialism sixty percent say negative and only thirty one percent say positive but actually think that…

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Economic Update: Capitalism, Corporations and Media [CLIP] Economic Update: Capitalism, Corporations and Media [CLIP]

As a critic of capitalism, most of my life I have had to be pretty much on the edge of what’s allowable to be said. It’s clear to me that over the last six years. there has been a radical change. It is now possible to question capitalism, to criticize it. The very word capitalism…

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