Free Market Capitalism Works! There is no better recent example of how well free market capitalism works than the use of fracking and horizontal drilling to revolutionize oil and natural gas production. There is no better example of how centralized government planning fails than has been demonstrated by President Obama’s “green energy” policies (although ObamaCare […]Read more "What Liberals and the Willfully Ignorant Could Learn from Fracking"
And the winner is……….Crony Capitalism! . Sadly, most people do not know the difference between crony capitalism and free market capitalism. Certainly the Occupy Wall Street crow didn’t know the difference except for the young Ron Paul libertarians that sometimes joined the Occupiers. Not even the great Alan Greenspan understands the difference. . Alan Greenspan […]Read more "Crony Capitalism vs Free Market Capitalism"
Mnay of you will recognize the name Pat Slattery. Pat’s blog is The Free Market Project and Pat is a regular Guest Saturday contribitor here at Conservatives on Fire. What you may not know is that a feww years back Pat worte a novel titled “Tamarack Conspiracy“. From his side bar, he says about his […]Read more "Creating A Capitalist Paradise In…Honduras?"
Today’s Guest Saturday post comes to us from Pat Slattery of The Free market Project. I was originally published on May 3, 2012. **************************** The Contribution Businesses Make One of the things that changed my life, and my view of capitalism, was something my father did when I worked for his company. At that […]Read more "“The Contribution Businesses Make” an essay by Pat Slattery"
From the conventional news sources and the blogosphere, one might come to conclusion that free market capitalism was all but dead in this country. Most of Main Street Americans don’t follow business journals or investment analyst reports and, therefore, rarely hear about the activities of free market capitalist unless, of course, it is happening in their […]Read more "Free Market Capitalism Yearns To Be Free"
You have to hand it to Professor Barack Obama. No one in recent times has demonstrated, with more clarity, the failure of central planning when compared to free market capitalism than Barack Obama. He deserves some kind of award for his efforts. I’m thinking we could give him early retirement beginning in January 2013. Being a modest and […]Read more "Professor Obama Strikes Again"
Phillip Jerome Chesser, a contributor of articles to the Freedom Pub, in his essay “Sophormorism or Arrested Intellectual Development” he gives us his analysis of the liberal’s mind-set. How times have conservative bloggers, myself included, lamented that we can’t understand how the mind of a liberal works or how they can believe the things that they do. If […]Read more "An Analysis of the Liberal Mind-Set"
Yesterday I had a long and emotional conversation with my good friend , Mort. Mort is an old fart like me and just like me he’s a die hard free market capitalist and we have passed many the long hours bitching together about those progressive/socialist Democrats and lamenting over the decline of this once great nation. […]Read more "Let’s Make a Deal with the Democrats"