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Stagnated Weeds of Pseudo-Conservatism

Posted by: Quincunx on March 22, 1999 at 12:21:26:

In Reply to: stagnating? its growing like a weed! posted by Gee on March 19, 1999 at 13:04:29:

G: Check out the % of GDP,

Qx: Yes,Check out the GDP! It's a very crazy mis-measure of growth and whenever any pro-capitalist refers to the GDP it's a signal to everyone else to look at their arguments skeptically.

G: the volume in $billions that flows through govt now compared to previous years. The govt is a growing monster and its tool is not mutual exchange but coercion.

Qx: You're talking about what flows thru government now but you omit what doesn't come from corporate taxes. By the way, government isn't the only monster whose tool is that of coercion.

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