Tag: Mitt Romney
Knapp: Drilling leases on “public” land are just food stamps for Big Oil.
Kevin Carson: Afirma não confiar no governo. É, porém, ou estúpido ou mentiroso.
Anthony Gregory — Contra Kevin Carson quanto à Humanidade das Corporações e dos Professores do Governo
Anthony Gregory: Nem num milhão de anos eu teria tido a expectativa de concordar com Mitt Romney e discordar de Kevin Carson.
Em outras palavras, a ideologia espúria de “livre mercado” — por oposição à genuína — é o ópio das elites.
Carson: Who depends on whom?
Carson: The state is the instrument of armed force by which an economic ruling class extracts rents from the producing majority of a society.
Knapp: The difference between a free economy and an un-free economy IS government — i.e. top-down, hierarchic, uniform, centralized — regulation.
Carson: The only real way to achieve social justice is by bypassing the state.
It occurs to me that Mitt Romney, Barack Obama and I do, in fact, have one extremely significant thing in common …
David D’Amato on what goes up.
Jason Lee Byas: Who’s really dependent on government?
The first thing to note is that Romney is typical of the right wing of the ruling elite, which often portrays lower income beneficiaries of the welfare state as a threat to the established order.
Kevin Carson: He claims to distrust government. But he’s either stupid or a liar.
Kevin Carson: I’ve quoted — many times — Stephen Biko’s dictum that the most powerful weapon in the hands of the oppressor is the mind of the oppressed.
Anthony Gregory: Not in a million years would I have expected to agree with Mitt Romney and disagree with Kevin Carson.
Kevin Carson on Soylent Gree … er, corporations.