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Why Thieves Hate Free Markets – Learn Liberty Why Thieves Hate Free Markets – Learn Liberty

I know how to get a free suit. All I have to do is go to Macy’s, get a suit, charge it, and then when the bill comes, rip it up. Ethical issues aside, you see the main problem with this approach is that I can only do it once. The next time I go…

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Socialism is actually selfish ft. Andy Puzder | #TruthStraightUp Socialism is actually selfish ft. Andy Puzder | #TruthStraightUp

♪ Puzder: Progressives argue that socialism is benevolent, while capitalism is based on greed and avarice. Actually, it’s just the opposite. In a capitalist economy, you can only succeed by meeting the needs of other people, your customers. Consumers control the economy. They vote with every dollar they spend as to whether or not your…

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Let’s change the narrative of capitalism | Ken Barnes Let’s change the narrative of capitalism | Ken Barnes

What I hope people get from this book is a belief in the possibility that we can change the narrative. I say right at the end of the book that this book is not a manifesto for a movement; it’s a credo for a community of believers who are convinced that we can simply do…

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China’s ruling Communist Party holds plenary session to discuss strengthening governance China’s ruling Communist Party holds plenary session to discuss strengthening governance

no the most powerful movers and shakers in China’s ruling Communist Party at gathering this week to discuss ways to improve the culture is socialist system and the way it’s governed as well ongoing issues such as Beijing’s trade war with Washington and the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong are likely to be high on…

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Understanding the rise of China | Martin Jacques Understanding the rise of China | Martin Jacques

The world is changing with really remarkable speed. If you look at the chart at the top here, you’ll see that in 2025, these Goldman Sachs projections suggest that the Chinese economy will be almost the same size as the American economy. And if you look at the chart for 2050, it’s projected that the…

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Why Has the West Been So Successful? Why Has the West Been So Successful?

Western civilization. It’s been around for a while, but suddenly everybody is talking about it. Some are anxious to save it; others are happy to see it go. But what exactly is Western civilization? Is it the great cathedrals of Europe or the Nazi concentration camps? Is it the freedoms secured in the US Constitution…

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Populism: How should economic policy respond? | IN 60 SECONDS Populism: How should economic policy respond? | IN 60 SECONDS

In this populist moment, conservatives should champion and renew their basic values, principles, and priorities, and the economic policies that flow from them. These commitments advance a particular vision of society in which free markets reward individual initiative, public policy advances opportunity, and energy and dynamism characterize our economic lives. It’s a society that demands…

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The thrilling potential for off-grid solar energy | Amar Inamdar The thrilling potential for off-grid solar energy | Amar Inamdar

There’s something really incredible happening. So there’s over a billion people who have no access to energy whatsoever across the world, 620 million of them here in Africa. It costs about 1,500 dollars to connect each household up to the grid. If you are going to wait for it, it takes about nine years, on…

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American Imperialism (APUSH) Inal, Grice, Waugh American Imperialism (APUSH) Inal, Grice, Waugh

After the Civil War, America, we had some chores Reconstruction was the plan, And it worked, A Yea Man! To fix the economy, we needed one thing, The Pacific Railway Act, Choo-Choo! We built a railroad across the map, Helped the economy in a snap We learned how to make steel better and faster, Helped…

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