Well, to an extent, Democracy inherently has less "freedom", except inasmuch as it is tied to "limited government". Capitalism, however, includes individual autonomy and liberty as an inherent assumption.
“If we must have an enemy at the head of Government, let it be one whom we can oppose, and for whom we are not responsible, who will not involve our party in the disgrace of his foolish and bad measures.”
- Alexander Hamilton. Spiritual father of #NeverTrump
What I find interesting is that the conservatives don't like oocupy Wall Street movement however many of the ideals that they represent are things that most conservatives want as well. I think it takes balls to do what these folks are doing even if I don't agree with all the methods. The end result that OWS wants is achieved either way and that is to get people regardless of views to pay closer attention to how our economy operates.
"We’re going to close the unproductive tax loopholes that allow some of the truly wealthy to avoid paying their fair share. In theory, some of those loopholes were understandable, but in practice they sometimes made it possible for millionaires to pay nothing, while a bus driver was paying ten percent of his salary, and that’s crazy." -Reagan
I love the NSA. It's like having a secret fan-base you will never see, but they're there, watching everything you write and it makes me feel all warm and fuzzy inside knowing that I may be some person's only form of unconstitutional entertainment one night.
The five great lies of the
We can be Godless and free. • “Social justice” through forced redistribution of wealth. • Silencing religious opinions counts as “diversity”. • Freedom without moral and personal responsibility. • Civilization can survive the intentional undermining of the family.