History/Culture, Politics/Economics

Alt-Righters: Capitalism Is The Cure, Not The Disease

Anti-Capitalism on the Right A common criticism of capitalism from the alt-right, traditionalist conservatives, and paleoconservatives goes something like this: capitalism creates a decadent and materialistic culture that paves the way for the degeneration of public morality and the erosion of local communities and organic nations. Capitalism, they argue, is connected to globalism, multiculturalism, and… Continue reading Alt-Righters: Capitalism Is The Cure, Not The Disease

History/Culture, Politics/Economics

Elitist Leftists: Why Much Of The Rich Hate Capitalism

A rather puzzling situation indeed. Why would society’s most well-to-do generally support higher income taxes, estate taxes, business regulations, Keynesianism, myriad social programs and the diminution of individual liberty? It may seem perplexing that the plutocrats opt for political candidates who are the most hostile towards capitalism. The majority of economic interventions harm the smallest… Continue reading Elitist Leftists: Why Much Of The Rich Hate Capitalism