“What is Redistribution of Wealth?”

Thoughts on a Free Market Economy…

“What is Redistribution of Wealth?”

By Phyllis Hunsinger

August 1, 2016

 

            For a number of years the mantra of some has been the need to redistribute wealth in order to create more equality in the United States.

Redistribution of wealth is defined as the transfer of income and wealth, including physical property, from some individuals to others by means of a social mechanism. Individuals contributing to charities constitute voluntary redistribution of wealth. Compulsory wealth redistribution comes as the result of government programs including …

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How Americans are Losing Their Freedoms

Thoughts on a Free Market Economy…
“How Americans are Losing Their Freedoms”
By Phyllis Hunsinger
July 4, 2016

Consider the following Parable: There was a young man who asked his professor, “Do you know how to catch wild pigs?” The professor, thinking it was a joke, asked for the punch line, but the young man assured him it was no joke.

The young man said, “You catch wild pigs by finding a suitable place in the woods and putting corn on the ground. The pigs find it …

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