The EnvironmentProduction TheoryValue and Exchange
The concept of "productive complements" shows us how capitalists have long sought to make as much use as they can of every part of the materials they use to make goods.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
Decades ago, the Chinese state began to accumulate gold merely as part of a makeshift backup plan. But it may have ended up with enough gold to make a real move away from fiat currency, which would be a disaster for its Western competitors.
CNN apparently imagines a First Amendment that grants special privileges only to wealthy and powerful media personalities working in Washington, DC.
Legal SystemStrategyPolitical Theory
The current war against freedom of speech by the "experts" and state-sanctioned intellectuals ought to alarm everyone who values peace and freedom.
Bureaucracy and RegulationTaxes and Spending
"Economic development" schemes, like those used to attract big corporate headquarters to one's city, are really just a type of governmental central planning.