Tag: capitalism

LIBERAL MEDIA: NJ.com columnist blames millennials’ home buying, property tax woes on “capitalism”?

By Matt Rooney _ I don’t even know what to say about this one, Save Jerseyans. It speaks for itself. According to his brief NJ.com bio, “Bobby Olivier covers music and other entertainment for NJ Advance Media.” He also believes Read More

Socialism nearly killed the Pilgrims. Then capitalism saved them. | ROONEY

By Matt Rooney _ The pilgrims were idealists. They weren’t seeking “freedom” and religious liberty in the same sense that modern Americans understand those lofty concepts; they wanted to build a religious community which could serve as, similar to what Read More

Cyber Monday Reflection: Capitalism is making the world more prosperous, peaceful

The dawn of the 24/7/365 news cycle remains the ultimate double edged sword, Save Jerseyans. Its most important victim? Perspective. If you subjected yourself to any cable news programming this fall, you could be excused for thinking that the world will Read More

Price Gouging: Inexcusable Greed or Capitalism Working?

New Jersey’s Attorney General is warning state residents of price gouging today, Save Jerseyans, as this late-winter Nor’easter pounds our state. There are laws on the books (which they sometimes enforce). But let’s never forget the #1 Save Jersey rule: Read More

In America, Is Open Debate Even Possible Anymore?

By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot And so we ask an important question. In America, is it possible to have open, vigorous, no-holds-barred debate? Is it? Is it really possible? It’s a shame we have to even ask the question but Read More

How Capitalism Saved the Pilgrims (After Socialism Nearly Wiped Them Out)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Every Thanksgiving week, Save Jerseyans, I like to repost Rush Limbaugh’s explanation of how capitalism saved the Pilgrim’s Plymouth Colony… after socialism nearly killed each and every last one of them. The mythologized Read More

If Francis Could Meet Cory

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Pope Francis’s criticism of capitalism continues to be a hot topic through the first half of the Christmas season, Save Jerseyans, although as a friend pointed out to me earlier today, the Holy Father’s distrust of Read More