The government taxes the people and the subsidizes big business. Oil subsidies, bank bailouts, any of these ring a bell? Not to mention it's borrowed money and We the People get to pay the interest! What...A... DEAL!
From the ashes.
Btw do you realize you don't refute anything with evidence? If you have proof Hong Kong "isn't a free market by any stretch of the imagination", feel free to post it...
Mr. Madison, what you've just said is one of the most insanely idiotic things I have ever heard. At no point in your rambling, incoherent response were you even close to anything that could be considered a rational thought. Everyone in this room is now dumber for having listened to it. I award you no points, and may God have mercy on your soul.
Yet another example of the inefficiency and corruption inherent in government redistributing for half-baked notions of fairness.They are the biggest recipients of govt welfare, without which they'd be poor.
"The knowledge and prudence of the poor themselves, are absolutely the only means by which any general and permanent improvement in their condition can be effected." - Thomas Malthus
And mixed economies are not free markets. You dont seem to even know what the term means. Hong Kong subsidizes its tech industry
More like another example of how the wealthy steal from the working class.Yet another example of the inefficiency and corruption inherent in government redistributing for half-baked notions of fairness.
your sweeping generalization reveals your flagrant class-based bias.