Tag Archives: Great Depression

Healthy Parts, Healthy Whole

Economic depression cannot be cured by legislative action or executive pronouncement. Economic wounds must be healed by the action of the cells of the economic body – the producers and consumers themselves. ~ Herbert Hoover Herbert Hoover’s response to the … Continue reading

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Is Charity a Moral Failure?

I read a fascinating article in the New York Times yesterday titled “Kindness of a Stranger that Still Resonates.” The article described the kind and selfless acts of a successful businessman in the depths of the Great Depression during an … Continue reading

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