Classical Liberalism

The RIGHT Choice!

So you want to be a Classical Liberalist?

Are you tired of all those Socialists and Communists trying to get you to join their club and get rid of your property? Do you want to be better and richer than your neighbors across the street? Do you want to be just like Bill Gates?


Well, you can do all the above! Just become a Classical Liberalist.

THIS COULD BE YOURS, IF YOU WANTED!

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The Main proponents of Classical Liberalism

"It is not form the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest." - Adam Smith

Ideas of Classical Liberalism

  • Individual, private ownership
  • Competition
  • Limited government, laissez-faire economics
  • Liberty of individuals with freedom of religion, speech, press, and assembly
  • Free markets
  • Means of production owned by private firms

Membership Benefits and Advantages

  • Freedom - you will have the freedom to do what you want, including where you work and what you buy
  • Efficiency - you will face incentives to be efficient and produce goods which are in demand and will be graciously rewarded for your hard work
  • Economic growth - with people facing incentives to be innovative and to work hard, a competitive climate of innovation and economic expansion is created
  • Most importantly... YOU CAN BE LIKE BILL GATES, AND WHAT'S BETTER THAN THAT?
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BILL GATES WANTS YOU TO BE A CLASSICAL LIBERALIST!

Drawbacks

  • Monopoly power - private ownership of capital allows for firms to gain monopoly power in product and labor markets
  • Survival of the fittest
  • Inequality and social division - there is a giant gap between the rich and the poor
  • No safety net
  • Recession and unemployment - an economy based on the market of consumers and producers is inevitably going to experience periodic growth and decline


But who cares right? Social Darwinism will come into play and the lucky and smart ones, such as the members of the Classical Liberalist Club, will be the top predators.

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