“What we confront is not the failure of capitalism, but simply the failure of democracy.
Capitalism has really been responsible for all the progress of the modern age. 210 more words
ON THIS DATE in 1900, Doubleday published Theodore Dreiser’s Sister Carrie, a novel about an eighteen-year-old who comes to Chicago from Indiana, takes up with a wealthy man, and gradually achieves Broadway success as her lover sinks into degradation. 139 more words