The Myth of Capitalism tells the story of how America has gone from an open, competitive marketplace to an economy where a
few very powerful companies dominate key industries that affect our daily lives. Digital monopolies like Google, Facebook
and Amazon act as gatekeepers to the digital world. Amazon is capturing almost all online shopping dollars. We have the illusion
of choice, but for most critical decisions, we have only one or two companies, when it comes to high speed Internet, health
insurance, medical care, mortgage title insurance, social networks, Internet searches, or even consumer goods like toothpaste.
Every day, the average American transfers a little of their pay check to monopolists and oligopolists. The solution is vigorous
anti-trust enforcement to return America to a period where competition created higher economic growth, more jobs, higher wages
and a level playing field for all. The Myth of Capitalism is the story of industrial concentration, but it matters to everyone,
because the stakes could not be higher. It tackles the big questions of: why is the US becoming a more unequal society, why
is economic growth anemic despite trillions of dollars of federal debt and money printing, why the number of start-ups has
declined, and why are workers losing out.