Posts Tagged capitalism

Progressive Taxation is Capitalism Continued… Continued….

From a purely practical standpoint, my friend @jaredude is hard to prove “wrong” , in his continuing argument Progressive Taxation is Capitalism Continued… Practically.  But is that the purpose of philosophy?  Is the economic betterment of ourselves; the collection and eventual protection of things, the goal of life?  Well, that is, obviously, purely a rhetorical question.   I can’t answer that […]

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Poor Richard’s Junto: The Fundamental Flaw of Capitalism – Authored by a Capitalist

My friend Ryan tonight authored this piece calling for objective regulation.  I agree with many of his points, including the fundamental flaw he speaks of, although I don’t think he addresses the whole cause of the flaw.  In his blog post: Poor Richard’s Junto: The Fundamental Flaw of Capitalism – Authored by a Capitalist. Ryan asserts that the fundamental flaw […]

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Progressive Taxation is Capitalism « Feed My Blog

Progressive Taxation is Capitalism?   IS capitalism?   hehe. Again, @jaredude makes really great practical points.   But, I’m not sure he is right.   Is the loss of liberty quantitative?   Is the loss of life?   I hold that each life is worth the same, to the liver (one who is doing the living, not the organ), as another.   Rich people don’t have “more […]

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