Category Archives: socialism

Two graphs on the failure of Chavez’s socialism

From the Market Monetarist Hugo Chavez’s economic legacy – the two graph version Today (March 5th) – on the 60 year anniversary of Stalin’s death – Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez passed away. I think Chavez’s economic legacy can be pretty well-illustrated by … Continue reading

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LAOGAI – The Machinery of Repression in China

The Laogai Museum opened in April of 2011, just behind the HQ/offices of reason magazine, on 20th Street NW, in the Dupont Circle neighborhood (convenient to subways and buses). Lao – Gai means “Labor” “Reform” in the Orwellian sense of … Continue reading

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