Soviet emigre appearing on Frontpage’s talk blog radio show to explain why capitalism succeeds and socialism fails.
Join Leon Weinstein Discussing “Capitalism 101″ on The Jamie Glazov Show, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 8-9pm Pacific
Leftist Rule for Engaging Conservative Ideas #1: conservatives’ motives are never what they claim. It must be rigorously asserted that right-wingers are invariably driven by impulses more sinister than making people better off or trying to find solutions to the problems we face. New Republic senior editor Jonathan Chait knows that lesson by heart—on the Daily Beast, he argues that from the lowliest Tea Partier all the way up to Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), the Right is animated by a view of “the poor as parasites” and “the rich as our rightful rulers,” a dogma we’ve picked up from philosopher Ayn Rand.
The media refuses to acknowledge racist violence in America – unless they can falsely accuse the Tea Party movement of it, that is. They have insinuated that tea party protesters are anti-black, Obama-hating racists, attempting to start violent revolutions. These accusations are false. Tea parties are about preserving the Constitution, America’s founding and heritage, [...]