One of the leading ideological punching bags for well over one hundred years has been the ideas, institutions, and impact of “capitalism” on society.
Listening to the rhetoric coming from the Trump Administration, it would be easy to assume that America’s balance of trade deficit is causing market misery and economic harm to the people of the United States. Nothing could be further from the truth.
In this nightmare mess, businesses don’t try out new ideas on customers – because they aren’t allowed to do so. They are forced to first ask the Commanders for permission.