Sunday, 05 March 2017 23:20

The Social Credit Bottom Line

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The modern, industrial system possesses an enormous productive capacity, both actual and potential, to meet our legitimate needs for goods and services. With every technological advancement we can produce more and/or better with less resource consumption and less human labour.

Thursday, 21 July 2016 21:01

Social Credit in a Sentence

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What is Social Credit? I have often been asked to explain it in a nutshell. So, as far as the purely economic aspects of Social Credit are concerned, here it goes

Friday, 22 January 2016 19:56

An Introduction to Social Credit

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The following article will be published in the first edition of the Portuguese Journal "Libertária"

Thursday, 05 March 2015 00:21

The Social Credit Angle

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Systems that aim to organise people can be placed into one of two groups; systems that limit peoples' freedoms and those that increase them. The latter philosophy is the foundation of the Social Credit movement conceived by the Anglo-Scottish Engineer Major Clifford Hugh Douglas.

Monday, 17 November 2014 04:51

Three Guiding Social Credit Principles

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When trying to grasp the Social Credit approach to economic matters, it is important to keep the following three principles in mind...

Monday, 14 July 2014 00:42

What is Social Credit All About?

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As this is the inaugural blog entry for 'The Clifford Hugh Douglas Institute for the Study and Promotion of Social Credit’, it seemed fitting to deal upfront with the central question which invariably preoccupies the minds of most newcomers to the subject: what exactly is Social Credit?

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