Have you noticed how movies normally depict capitalists, executives or business owners?
Whether it’s Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End with the bizarre portrayal of the head of the East India Trading Company, or the main character in There Will Be Blood, business men (and women) are rarely shown sympathetically, often cast as the default villain.
Honestly, it might seem as if all corporate and/or entrepreneurial movie roles are written to be inherently evil, guilty of the sin of simply being in business.
Thankfully, that’s not always the case, and I’d like to share with you 10 films which actually celebrate hard-working entrepreneurs, and show believers in the free market as heroes.
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Posted in conservative, entrepreneur, movies
Tagged America, business, Capitalism, deja reviewer, entrepreneur, Exceptionalism, films, free market, movies, Preston Tucker
Earlier we covered the egregious assault from the CA Teachers Union, as they created and released the most nakedly dishonest, Left-wing piece of video twaddle (to be shown to school children, IN SCHOOL) I may have ever seen.
Shocking? Horrifying? Oh, yeah. But it was just the latest volley lobbed at our kids in a 40+ year attack, and the results are already worse than depressing:
“In particular, schools in America do an incredibly poor job of teaching our students subjects such as history, economics and geography that are necessary for understanding the things that are taking place in our world today.
For example, according to a survey conducted by the National Geographic Society, only 37 percent of Americans between the ages of 18 and 24 can find Iraq on a map of the world. According to that same survey, 50 percent of Americans between the ages of 18 and 24 can’t even find the state of New York on a map.
If our students cannot even find Iraq and New York on a map, what hope is there that they will be able to think critically about the important world events of our day?”
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Posted in Education, family, politics
Tagged Bill Whittle, Conservative, education, Exceptionalism, family, generations, objective truth, patriot, politics, socialism, teaching