Far-left U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) spoke to a group of adoring fans at the South by Southwest conference who know as much about economics as she does. The question of automation came up: “We should not feel nervous about the tollbooth collector not having to collect tolls. We should be excited by that. But […]
In a recent interview, billionaire Koch brother Charles condemned what he sees as “one of the biggest problems” in America. Obama aside, the real problem is corporate welfare and cronyism masquerading as capitalism and “free market.” In the end, in Koch’s words, society should instead be about “making money honorably.” In a society that has […]
We criticized U2 rock star Bono in God versus Socialism for enjoining the leftist economic ideas of socialist activist Jim Wallis in the name of God. But after years of such activism fighting poverty in Africa, Mr. Bono apparently still hadn’t found what he was looking for. Somewhere along the way, he succumbed to the […]
In Time proposes a system where time is money, and the wealthy can live forever. The poor die young, and ‘the rich never live’ they say. It’s up to Will Salas to liberate mankind from the market of commoditized time. So does capitalism rule over this sci-fi adventure? Or does marxism steal this twisted romance? Find out now on Movieology!