Tag: Economy

Social Darwinism And The Republican Party

Despite their widespread diffidence towards Charles Darwin‘s theory of evolution, Republicans are in many ways indebted to social Darwinist principles, whether they are aware of it or not. In recent decades the GOP has developed an ideology that is based on the concept of the ‘survival of the […]

Taiwan’s Economy and the Myth of Free Market

In a world dominated by neoliberal mainstream economic thinking, the wealth of nations is often explained in culturalist terms. A country is rich because its people are hard-working and enjoy the freedom to pursue profitable economic activities. A country is poor if its people are lazy and / […]