Speech by Prof. Noam Chomsky on the role of the state in capitalism and the myth of "free markets". He talks about how the state protects the "Military Industrial Complex" as subsedizes it to maintain control over the society.
Nicholas Kristof of Ney York Times says, "while alarmists seem to think that the movement is a 'mob' trying to overthrow capitalism, one can make a case that, on the contrary, it highlights the need to restore basic capitalist principles like accountability."
Small-business owners in the United States are most likely to say complying with government regulations (22%) is the most important problem facing them today, followed by consumer confidence in the economy (15%) and lack of consumer demand (12%).
A fundamental war has been waged in this nation since its founding, between progressive forces pushing us forward and regressive forces pulling us backward. We are going to battle once again.
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