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Ronald Reagan Talks About Milton Friedman

Ronald Reagan Talks About Milton Friedman

“Keep government on the sidelines”- Reagan

Video from Common Sense Capitalism. Press the arrow to play.

As a side note, both of these men supported having an Article V Convention of the states. 6 more words

Ronald Reagan

THE BACKWARD-LOOKING CONGRESS!

Jan. 15, 2015  By Jack Jodell.

“It is ironic that the United States should have been founded by intellectuals, for throughout most of our political history, the intellectual has been, for the most part either an outsider, a servant, or a scapegoat.” 699 more words

Reactionary Republicans

HOW DID A 40 YEAR OLD NAPKIN COST KANSAS ITS ECONOMY?

Jan. 12, 2015  By Jack Jodell (in association with Fair and Unbalanced.com – see my Blogroll in the lower right hand column).  

Happy Monday, all! We’ll start off this week with another superb codcast from our resident podcaster extraoardinaire, Burr Deming of Fair and Unbalanced.com. 180 more words

Economics

Trickle Down Has Trickled Out

In the fantasy-world of Reagonomics, wealth was expected to generate more wealth and to let some of it trickle down to the middle and lower economic classes. 288 more words

The US economy isn't having a '90s flashback, it's having an '80s flashback...and it's totally rad

In its recent, year-end spectacular, the Economist argued that the ghost of the late 1990s is hovering ominously over the global economy.

We see the point. 381 more words

David Stockman on the used car lurk

David Stockman is an American critic of the crash-and-grab perspective on “free markets”, an ex-Reaganomics administrator. See also http://ordoliberalism.wordpress.com/2014/05/18/neoliberalism-and-the-automobile-industry/

Meet Your Home ATM On Four Wheels: A Trunk-Load Of Cash From Subprime Auto ‘Title Loans’ 2,177 more words

Neoliberalism