History/Culture, Politics/Economics

How Smurfs Communist Propaganda Is In Fact A Capitalist Wet Dream

There is a decades-old theory that the classic "Smurfs" was, in fact, a bit of communist propaganda. While I will not, for the most part, get into the theory's specifics here, I can recommend this 2011 Washington Times article as a launching point. The evidence certainly seems damning; the entire cartoon is rife with Marxist… Continue reading How Smurfs Communist Propaganda Is In Fact A Capitalist Wet Dream

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 is that it 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. They believe capitalism to be connected to globalism, multiculturalism, and consumerism,… Continue reading Alt-Righters: Capitalism Is The Cure, Not The Disease

History/Culture, Politics/Economics

Degeneracy Is A Product Of Big Government, Not The Free Market

Many on the alt-right are swift to condemn goods and services offered by certain companies as degenerate, blaming the entire capitalist economic order for their emergence. Entrepreneurs only seek to turn profits, if degenerate goods and services sell and turn a profit, it’s a symptom of a wider social problem, rather than a bug in… Continue reading Degeneracy Is A Product Of Big Government, Not The Free Market

Politics/Economics

Wealth Disparities In 3rd World Countries Due To Lack Of Capitalism

Many communists like to point to the supposed capitalism of third world countries as the cause of their very unequal distribution of wealth. Why is wealth in Western first world nations more evenly distributed than in third world nations? Afterall, families in 3rd world countries have been land owners for generations yet remain subject to… Continue reading Wealth Disparities In 3rd World Countries Due To Lack Of Capitalism

Politics/Economics

Why Entrepreneurs Deserve The “Surplus Value of Labor”

The completely just proposition that the worker is to receive the entire value of his product can be reasonably interpreted to mean either that he is to receive the full present value of his product now or that he is to get the entire future value in the future. But socialists interpret it to mean… Continue reading Why Entrepreneurs Deserve The “Surplus Value of Labor”