Yes it is. It infiltrates our very way of thinking and it’s hard to extract from it.
I lost faith in capitalism. I didn’t know I *had* faith in capitalism. But when I lost it, I could feel it. Thing is, this country RUNS on the theology of capitalism. This myth drives so much.
Who profits upon business failure is a depressing thing. A lot depends on the level of business. If don’t have incorporation-style protections, it goes every product and service you used to support your business while you were working on it.