Ronald Hart is a syndicated op-ed humorist, award-wining author and TV/radio commentator. His columns are carried in over forty newspapers and online publications including USA Today, Forbes, The Daily Caller, Orange County Register, Dallas News and Panama City News Herald.
Ron's latest column...
Let's Make Capitalism Cool Again
Inside Barack Obama's rhetoric of "income inequality" and "attack the rich," used mainly to sway envy-driven, simple minds, was always a dangerous subtext: Capitalism and entrepreneurs are bad. Trump needs to get us back to our capitalist roots, cut government, and start running government like a business.
Now only 3.6% of 30-year-olds or younger own stakes in private companies. The figure was 10.6% in 1989 when government first started collecting data on this. Gumption atrophies in a generation expecting participation trophies.
Lost on this snowflake generation is the hypocrisy of a Hillary Clinton, who vowed to take on the "excesses of capitalism," demanded $300,000 per speech from corporations. From the Vatican, the Pope railed against capitalism in Prada shoes and a $5,000 robe. And actors, while getting $15 million per movie, call corporations "greedy." But not all Occupy Wall Street protestors were anti-business; pot dealers made 15 cash deposits a day into...full column text
Other Recent Columns
2011 Benjamin Franklin Award Winner!
Recent radio & TV appearances