[ExI] An old skeleton tumbles out of the list closet

Giulio Prisco giulio at gmail.com
Tue Nov 13 07:47:18 UTC 2012

I think this is a good way of putting it. Modern capitalism is
pro-business (as in Big Business with enough cash to bribe the shit
out of politicians and admins) as opposed to pro-freedom. They don't
compete of quality, but they pay the regulators to create impossible
barriers for new entrants. Call me a free-market anticapitalist, with
the additional crazy thought that freedom should include freedom to

On Tue, Nov 13, 2012 at 7:58 AM, Dan <dan_ust at yahoo.com> wrote:
> On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 1:11 AM spike <spike66 at att.net> wrote:
>> Capitalism:  To each according to his paycheck.  From each according to his
>> paycheck.
>> Perhaps my dream will come to pass in my lifetime: to see American
>> capitalism swept away, and subsequently replaced by American unfettered
>> capitalism.
> Some left libertarians have called themselves free market anticapitalists. They tend to associate the term capitalism with corporatism or with a pro-business view -- as opposed just a pro-freedom view.
> Also, in terms of pithy slogans, I think Robert Nozick was in top form:
> "From each as they choose, to each as they are chosen."
> That's from his _Anarchy, State, and Utopia_.
> Regards,
> Dan
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