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Nov 8, 2010:
Understanding what capitalism is: “Capitalism is a social system in which all property is privately owned.”
At present we have a “mixed-economy,” meaning some freedoms and many regulations.
Capitalism is founded upon the moral principle of individual rights. Regulations violate rights by imposing limitations upon freedoms.
Nov 9, 2010:
Capitalism is a process of voluntary trade. It requires men be free to choose, set goals and decide how they want to achieve those goals.
Capitalism means those with capital are free to voluntarily take risks and make a profit or not.
Capitalism means that investors & businesses are not to be bailed out if they fail. Capitalism requires individual responsibility
Capitalism means those who seek loans take responsibility for re-paying them & that lenders are not forced to make loans they deem risky.
Nov 10, 2010:
Capitalism means that men have the right to save their money & will not be forced to support those they do not choose to support.
Capitalism means that those who choose to help the indigent will not be stopped.
Capitalism means that those who offer a product consumers want won't be penalized as some companies presently are---e.g., Microsoft.
Capitalism means that Americans will not be forced to subsidize a product consumers don't---for example, modern art.
Nov 11, 2010:
Capitalism means that those who want to farm their land are free to do so but may not force others to support them---i.e. gov't subsidies.
Capitalism means those who want a good education are free to seek one but may not force others to pay for it.
Capitalism means that those who want a house are free to build or buy one but may not force others to pay for it.
Capitalism means individualism. Individualism means a military dedicated to freedom---in intellect & physical courage. Thank you, American military.
Nov 12, 2010:
Capitalism means that those who want a job are free to create or apply for one but may not force others to provide one.
Capitalism means that one requests a raise in salary but mat not force an employer to give it, or vote themselves one, e.g. gov't officials.
Capitalism means that those who want to form a union may do so but may not force a company to accept it or an employee to join it.
Nov 13, 2010:
Capitalism means that those who want to build a library for a community are free to do so but may not force others to support it.
Capitalism means that disputes be settled in courts of objective law and that lawmen & judges be held accountable for their actions.
Capitalism means that the initiation of force is prohibited and those who initiate it are punished---including gov't officials.