Sources: The Detroit News , 
quote: Yes, but capitalism is the nearly undisputed king of economics, now and since the forerunners of Adam Smith, because on the average free market actors do a less bad job then government hacks.
quote: The sub-prime market essentially did not exist until the government mandated its opening via acts like the Community Reinvestment Act, which forced banks to lend to the poor.
quote: How is that an excuse for violating property rights? ...to make the actions of the left somehow excusable.
quote: Ah! I see. Blame the moral failures on the other guy.