In conversations about difficult topics it is important to share definitions. Capitalism is a word of many meanings.
In this conversation I lay out a defense of what I consider pure Capitalism and how Christians ought to behave among themselves, and what positions they ought to advocate – if any – in public policy debates. I invoke Rand and Hauerwas.
My discussant is one Ted Troxell, who was a worthy and helpful conversationalist.
I will now cut and paste the whole conversation, in the hopes of creating a smooth bit of prose rather than a dialogue on these ideas. For now, you all have my notes: