The only thing he was ever right about…

The only thing he was ever right about…

 

“Reagan proved that deficits don’t matter.” – Dick Cheney,  January 9, 2004

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Creating wealth, not redistributing it

Creating wealth, not redistributing it

The Money Revolution will be about creating new wealth, not redistributing existing wealth. Once this is understood, a surprising number of conservatives will come to support it, as many Libertarians and Monetarists already support a Basic Income.

Capitalism is like nuclear power…

Capitalism is like nuclear power…

When nuclear power is properly contained, nothing can match its ability to create vast amounts of energy.

When capitalism is properly contained, nothing can match its ability to create vast amounts of wealth.

When not properly contained, nuclear power can spew toxic waste all over the landscape.

When not properly contained, capitalism can spew negative externalities all over society.

What is the proper containment vessel for capitalism? It can only be a strong and consistent ideology.

An ideology cannot be strong if it does not have emotional appeal. Therefore an appreciation of the “two faces of capitalism” leads to a defense of charisma and vision in politics.

My goal in writing the Money Revolution is to develop this ideology.