Category Archives: General

Freedom and Prosperity

Where personal freedom exists, the ingenuity and creativity of people spawns great prosperity.  This is the foundation of the natural advancement of the human condition. There seems to be an infinite number of ways in which we humans measure the … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment

Back in the Blogging Ether

So, a few weeks ago I had this tremendous idea; I would add my voice to the Internet ether by launching a blog.  Thanks to WordPress, I was able to quickly and easily create and publish this blog and I rifled … Continue reading

Posted in General | 2 Comments

Is capitalism dead in the 21st century?

© 2012 Richard Quest, CNN Anchor and Correspondent Davos, Switzerland (CNN) – With the world still shaking from the global economic earthquake, and suffering daily aftershocks from Europe, it is not surprising that the topic at Davos is whether capitalism is … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment

Crony capitalism is very different from the market economy

Column by John Kay, The Financial Times Sixty years of division of the Korean peninsula has created two states with very different standards of living in one country. The Korean example is pathological. The division of Germany resulted in two … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment

Welcome to The Compassionate Capitalist

Welcome. Compassion is a virtue. Capitalism is an economic system. Compassionate Capitalism is the exercise of this economic system modulated by the emotional human capacity of compassion to bring improved standards of living, such as better availability of food, education, … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment