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The Problem with Capitalism


When WC was a much younger lawyer, circumstances put him in extended contact with the late, arch-conservative Larry Carpenter, former Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly member and former member of the Alaska State House. At one point, WC mentioned to Carpenter that WC was involved in a case where unrestrained capitalism had run amok. Carpenter’s…