Month: September 2020

Origins Of The Word ‘Capitalism’ Smith’s Lost Legacy: Origins of the Word ‘Capitalism’ … The word ‘Capitalism’ and its related term ‘Capitalist,’ were not “first derived in the English vernacular from a translation of the pejorative term used by Karl Marx” (though he certainly used them pejoratively in his writings). ‘Capitalism’ was a word and a phenomenon neither used

Fallacy of “hate crimes”

A crime is a crime, making something more or less of a crime based on who it is committed against is not justice. Justice should be “blind” in that the law and enforcement of the law applies the same to everyone, no one is above or below the law. “Levels” based on who commits the

The Agenda of Black Lives Matter Is Far Different From the Slogan

Commentary by Mike Gonzalez and Andrew OlivastroThe Heritage Foundation Many see the slogan Black Lives Matter as a plea to secure the right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness for all Americans, especially historically wronged African Americans. They add the BLM hashtag to their social-media profiles, carry BLM signs at protests, and make financial donations.