Capitalism: Good, but not perfect

Capitalism gets a bad name, and it is not perfect, but it has done better than any other system we have seen in the history of the human race.

  1. Towards the end of poverty

    IN HIS inaugural address in 1949 Harry Truman said that "more than half the people in the world are living in conditions approaching mise...

  2. Capitalism, not Oxfam, is defeating poverty

    One may ask why the charity, which is committed to reducing poverty, is so interested in billionaires. Surely it is the fate of those liv...

  3. Milton Friedman on Why Free Market Capitalism is Best

    Website: http://commonsensecapitalism.blogspot.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Common-Sense-Capitalism/240074889678 Twitter: ...

  4. What is Capitalism? (1948)

    A primer on capitalism from 1948. http://www.LibertyPen.com

  5. A (Brief) History of Capitalism

    On the heels of extensive government intervention in economies around the world, writer-philosopher Ayn Rand is making a comeback. Her ph...

  6. Bono - Capitalism Reduces Poverty

    Bono: 1 minute on poverty

  7. It's Not Capitalism That Causes Poverty, It's The Lack Of It

    It is indeed true, in one specific sense, that we can say that capitalism causes poverty. It's also equally true that the statement "capi...

  8. The Chinese Experiment: Opening Markets Reduces Poverty

    Introduction In 1980, about 60% of those living on less than the equivalent of $1 U.S. /day lived in China and India, 600-700 million of ...

  9. Poverty, Inc.

    AT MINIMUM: watch the trailer! Michael Matheson Miller is the Director / Producer of POVERTY, INC. and a Research Fellow at the Acton ...

  10. Capitalism was supposed to signal the end of poverty. What went wrong?

    Hand to Mouth: the Truth About Being Poor in a Wealthy World Linda Tirado Virago, 224pp, £14.99 The Rich - from Slaves to Super-Yachts: a...

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