The First Thanksgiving by John Stossel. Made possible by private property.
I didn’t learn this specific historical lesson about capitalism vs. socialism until I was about 26. I don’t recall being taught this from the Shawnee Mission School District, Kansas State University, or my Presbyterian church. John Stossel: The Pilgrims at Plymouth Colony organized their farm economy along communal lines. The goal was to share the work and produce equally. That’s why they nearly all starved. | Read More »