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Did capitalism save the miners?

Did capitalism save the miners?

It needs to be said. The rescue of the Chilean miners is a smashing victory for free-market capitalism. Amid the boundless human joy of the miners’ liberation, it may seem churlish to make such a claim. It is churlish. These are churlish times, and the stakes are high. In the United States, with 9.6% unemployment, […]