Four Freedoms

Nick Benton's Corner: I am a Human Capitalist

Posted by consent of author, Nicholas Benton, owner/editor of the Falls Church News Press.

Many readers over the years have asked me to put a name on what I stand for in terms of philosophy and public policy. While being reluctant to be pinned down by labels, here is my answer: I am a "human capitalist."

Movie maker Michael Moore deserves credit for uncovering some extraordinary lost film footage from the January 11, 1944 inaugural speech of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, footage that appears in Moore's latest film, "Capitalism, A Love Story."