for some reason the term capitalism, has been attempted to be defined as a negative word as of late,
below is the definition for the term,
This is what makes it possible for YOU and I to own land, a house, a car or truck or both, go to a school of our choice, to go to a job of our choosing, and so on, it is what gives us much of our freedom,
any system can be abused, but tell me how any other economic system is better?
cap·i·tal·ism /ˈkępɪtlˌɪzəm/ Show Spelled[kap-i-tl-iz-uhm] Show IPA
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or corporations, especially as contrasted to cooperatively or state-owned means of wealth. Capitalism | Define Capitalism at Dictionary.com
It is easy to forget that capitalism was coined not so long ago, in the mid-19th century, when the Industrial Revolution was in full swing, and individual entrepreneurs were creating new industries and amassing wealth. Terms for the other two major competing economic systems of the past two centuries socialism and communismwere also coined around the same time.
I do not see Cuba as an economic power house where it population is free to own and prosper and travel, It still amazes me with all of our nations faults most of the worlds population wants to come here yet. that should tell us some thing.
Push sticks/blocks Save Fingers
"The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good."
attributed to Samuel Johnson
PUBLIC NOTICE: Due to recent budget cuts, the rising cost of electricity, gas, and oil...plus the current state of the economy............the light at the end of the tunnel, has been turned off.