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Theodore Roosevelt: Absolute Equality, Absolute Justice, in Matters of Taxation

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat When I think of Progressives and I mean true Progressives and not just people who use the label to self-identify with because they believe its politically or culturally popular and don’t … Continue reading

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Prager U: William Voegeli: Government: Is it Ever Big Enough?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: Prager U: William Voegeli: Government: Is it Ever Big Enough? William Voegeli, like most hyper-partisan right-wingers, makes the classical obvious mistake of mixing up social democracy, or democratic socialism or … Continue reading

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Paul Krugman: “New Deal Created the Middle Class”: Not So Fast

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Government, doesn’t create economic classes. They can assist people to do better. Which is where things like education, infrastructure, a modern working regulatory state, a tax code that encourages expansion … Continue reading

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Mises Institute: Mises Daily: William L. Anderson: Progressive-Era Economics and The Legacy of Jim Crow

Source: Mises Institute: Mises Daily: William L. Anderson: Progressive-Era Economics and The Legacy of Jim Crow Libertarians like to point back to pre-1920s or the Nineteenth Century as the golden era for the American economy and perhaps the country as … Continue reading

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RT: Video: The Big Picture With Thom Hartmann: How Big Should Government Be?

RT: Video: The Big Picture With Thom Hartmann: How Big Should Government Be? In this editorial, Thom Hartmann said that government should be big enough to insure that all Americans have access to quality affordable health care. And I guess … Continue reading

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Liberty Pen: Video: The Mike Wallace Interview: Ayn Rand- Saving American Liberty

Liberty Pen: Video: The Mike Wallace Interview: Ayn Rand- Saving American Liberty I have some respect for Ayn Rand when it comes to individual liberty and even economic freedom. I’m not a fan of socialism either, but this idea of … Continue reading

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