Posts Tagged ‘Capitalism’

Jonah Goldberg: “Please, just don’t call it ‘socialism.’”

Friday, June 5th, 2009

NY Post:

Polling done by Rasmussen shows that while Republicans favor “capitalism” over “socialism” by 11 to 1, Democrats favor capitalism by a mere 39 percent to 30 percent. So, again: Is it really crazy to think that there is a constituency for some flavor of socialism in the Democratic Party? (more…)

Ken Blackwell: Capitalism is a moral issue

Thursday, April 16th, 2009

Ken Blackwell:

America was built on individual opportunity. This is the core of the economic conservative agenda. The family unit is the core building block of American society. This is the heart of the social conservative agenda.

There is a key overlap here that many conservatives-and even their leaders-overlook. Living within your means and managing your finances to avoid long-term debt is part of building strong families, providing for your children and teaching them to provide for themselves.