Daily Archives: August 28, 2009

Capitalism is Unanimity

friedmanThe political principle that underlies the market mechanism is unanimity. In an ideal free market resting on private property, no individual can coerce any other, all cooperation is voluntary, all parties to such cooperation benefit or they need not participate.

— Milton Friedman, The Social Responsibility of Business is to Increase its Profits, The New York Times Magazine

But Now You Know

The Tyranny of the Majority, vs the Unanimity of Liberty


Posted by on August 28, 2009 in Politics


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