50 shades of delusion called “freedom”

50 shades of delusion called “freedom”

Mar. 31, 2015 by

Some die-hard proponents of capitalism argue that nothing offers freedom like their favorite economic system.  They say no other system comes close to offering freedom.  They couldn’t be more wrong. Die-hards who favor capitalism and it’s ugly step-sister, democracy, often

When capitalism was good

When capitalism was good

May. 8, 2014 by

I love ice cream. At 50, that love is paying back in pounds. Not English currency, the fatty variety. I still eat it though telling myself I’ll just exercise more. Yeah, right. My fiancé and I were enjoying a home-made