This Thanksgiving, Be Thankful for Capitalism

John Stossel has a column published in Reason magazine pointing out that the Pilgrims founded the Massachusetts colony at Plymouth Plantation in December 1620. The colonists set about creating a heaven on earth based on Biblical principles. A society without private property, where all worked for the common good and, consequently, the Pilgrims promptly started…

Thanksgiving: A Triumph of Capitalism

The Pilgrims founded their colony at Plymouth Plantation in December 1620 and set about creating a heaven on earth based on Biblical principles. A society without private property, where all worked for the common good. Consequently, the Pilgrims promptly started dying off in droves. Essentially, the Pilgrim settlers established their colony based on what is…