Big Companies Are Promoting a Fake Capitalism

Bigger business with fewer owners cannot turn out well for consumers.

Rigged Game

Industries are becoming highly concentrated in the hands of very few players, with little real competition. Capitalism without competition is not capitalism.

The following book excerpt is an adaptation of the introduction to “The Myth of Capitalism: Monopolies and the Death of Competition,” by Variant Perception‘s founder Jonathan Tepper and head of business development Denise Hearn. Cross-posted from Business Insider. 

On April 9, 2017, police officers from Chicago’s O’Hare Airport removed Dr. David Dao from United Express Flight 3411.

The flight was overbooked, but he refused to give up his seat. He had patients to treat the next day. Fellow passengers recorded a video of him being dragged off the plane. You could hear gasps of disbelief from fellow passengers.

In the video he could be seen bleeding from the mouth as police dragged him down the aisle. The video quickly went viral. Eventually, the outrage was…

View original post 262 more words

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.