Usage examples for capitalism

  1. But modern capitalism was creeping like a black curse upon the land. – The Centralia Conspiracy by Ralph Chaplin
  2. That forceful, pushing, dominating section of society historically known as the " natural aristocracy" became the agents of capitalism – Contemporary American History, 1877-1913 by Charles A. Beard
  3. We should have considered it treason to the spirit of revolution; it would have outraged all our traditions even to admit the humanity of an official representative of capitalism – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  4. The whole economic system of modern capitalism will have received a shock from which the beginnings of vast changes may date. – German Culture Past and Present by Ernest Belfort Bax
  5. To a careful observer the alliance between Africanderdom and Capitalism was bound to lead to a rupture sooner or later. – A Century of Wrong by F. W. Reitz
  6. What is perhaps more important than any of these considerations is that, by undertaking industrial enterprise from the first, the State can prevent the growth of many of the evils of private capitalism – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  7. The guilds were becoming close corporations of privileged capitalists, while a commercial capitalism as already indicated, was raising its head in all the larger centres. – German Culture Past and Present by Ernest Belfort Bax
  8. So she explains to my father how capitalism works. – Class of '29 by Orrie Lashin and Milo Hastings
  9. Until the advantage is clearly shown to be on the side of a rival system, it will be wise to retain capitalism – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  10. Such friendship, however, once it is understood will be spurned, for it is one which would plunge the sons of toil into a terrible abyss of injustice, deprivation and suffering- wrongs far greater than those endured from abuses of capitalism and partial corruption of some government officials. – The Red Conspiracy by Joseph J. Mereto
  11. Thats whats going to smash up your Capitalism – Misalliance by George Bernard Shaw
  12. Personal enthusiasm for a Sovereign whom they have never seen, and who in their minds is inextricably mixed up with the House of Lords, and capitalism and the police, is impossible to individuals of the stamp of Private M'Slattery. – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  13. Since this was written Lenin has abandoned communism on the ground that Russia does not possess the necessary basis in a mature capitalism – Public Opinion by Walter Lippmann
  14. In the early 'eighties, when they developed their great mass following, the mass of the workers were just learning to organize to resist the fierce exploitation of a ruthless capitalism – Labor's Martyrs by Vito Marcantonio
  15. " The Communist Party is the conscious expression of the class struggle of the workers against capitalism – The Red Conspiracy by Joseph J. Mereto
  16. In case of success, he would obtain his personal aim, and Capitalism would be absolutely despotic in South Africa. – A Century of Wrong by F. W. Reitz
  17. He already had the Africanders in the Cape Colony under his sway; his aim was now to gain the same influence in the South African Republic, with its rich gold mines- not so much, perhaps, for himself personally as for Capitalism with which his interests were so closely identified. – A Century of Wrong by F. W. Reitz
  18. Capitalism neither sees it nor keenly feels it. – Manhood of Humanity. by Alfred Korzybski
  19. The ideal of capitalism if it could be achieved, would be to destroy competition among capitalists by means of Trusts, but to keep alive competition among workers. – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell