If the laws of economics are either unknown or not heeded, the inevitable penalty will be an economy of scarcity and poverty.
U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy
The US Army commissioned a propaganda film on recovering veterans. But the Army nixed the program after the film ended up showcasing the horrors of war.
In line with Nazi economic totalitarianism overall, the National Socialists took total control of German agricultural while leaving in place an ersatz form of private ownership.
Media and Culture
America went to war 100 years ago for no good reason, and certainly not for the “general interest” of national security.