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OCTOBER 07, 2013 by NATHAN SMITH

In the Gilded Age, socialism, communism, progressivism, fascism, the welfare state, migration control, and other bad ideas were still young and relatively weak. The result was a mighty wave of betterment of the human condition whose momentum carried it well into the twentieth century.

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OCTOBER 29, 2012 by ALEX SALTER

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The overlooked source of liberation.

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Although it rarely gets the credit, capitalism liberated women from centuries of second-class citizenship.

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Frustrating Michael Moore

The filmmaker needs to discover truly radical political economy.

OCTOBER 16, 2009 by SHELDON RICHMAN

Whether he realizes it or not, Michael Moore favors a system in which an elite necessarily would make critical decisions for the rest of us. He'd be incredulous to hear that, but if he ever comes to understand it, libertarians might end up with an unlikely ally.

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