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Human Capitalism and Its Sometime Critics

As Rich Lowry points out, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez idiotically attacked White House adviser Kevin Hassett for using the term “human capital,” which she erroneously but confidently claimed to have “roots in slavery.”

Naturally, it turns out that AOC has used the term herself.

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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