socialism

  1. L

    A conservative Republican looks at socialism and likes what he sees

    By Elliot C. Rothenberg | 08/13/18 In June, an unknown candidate with a hard-to-remember name defeated a long-entrenched incumbent congressman in a Democratic primary in a part of Queens, N.Y. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has never served a day in public office, but the blogs, talk radio, and the...
  2. Madeline

    Early Voters Reject Socialism

    Yikes! Progressive policies and candidates got just lambasted yesterday. https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2018/08/08/democratic-socialism-sanders-ocasio-cortez-2018-primary-results-219161 So did Republicans, although not all results are in yet...
  3. ptif219

    Democratic socialism rising in the age of Trump

    This is a gift to the GOP. This shows the real political split is in the democrats party. The democrats are imploding https://apnews.com/a1770fd620d94bf58d0ff1035d3e0eea
  4. Rob Larrikin

    When will the Left accept that Socialism was an illusion?

    On another thread someone said that that the Soviet Union was not socialist. I looked up ‘USSR’ in various online resources to show that indeed, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics was indeed socialist. "The economic foundation of the U.S.S.R. was “Socialist ownership of the means of...
  5. bajisima

    Sarah Palin blasts GOP healthcare plan as socialism

    An angry Sarah Palin tore into the new proposed Republican health care program as “socialism” on Saturday. Palin’s vociferous opposition underscores the problem Republicans face in getting their plan off the ground. Not only do they face millions of furious voters terrified of losing...
  6. R

    The Glories of Socialism:

    This is the world that Socialism brings us. But, don't worry. The Elites, who run the government....they are doing JUST FINE...... Super-rich quaff champagne in Venezuela country club while middle classes scavenge for food | Daily Mail Online
  7. meridian5455

    Happy Socialism Sucks Day

    Anarchists celebrated May Day in Seattle Sunday night by destroying property and injuring at least five police offices, all while recording each other’s brave stand against capitalism on their iPhones. That was then, and this? This is “Socialism Sucks” day — and it’s not confined to Seattle...
  8. meridian5455

    Isn't Socialism great?

    CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan cities cleaned up from a night of looting and fiery protests Wednesday as government offices closed their doors for the rest of the week in the face of a worsening energy crisis that is causing daily blackouts. In Caracas, hundreds of angry voters lined up to...
  9. PACE

    Socialism, Cruz, and the GOP monkey brigade

    came up with a new wordmash to describe Trump media goes nuts over it voters hear this and start heading for the abyss The abyss is Ted. He will do more damage to this country than anyone can imagine Rubio? a kid with a plan, a weak plan, well versed, the male version of Hillary...
  10. Castaway

    Please Explain Socialism

    Dumb Debbie couldn't do it. Hillary Clinton couldn't do it. I bet Bernie Sanders supporters can do it. Bernie Sanders | supporters | can't describe socialism
  11. Two If By Tea

    Airlines Embrace "SOCIALISM" And Wealth Redistribution With Free Snacks In Coach

    All these years I hadda pay EXTRA for snacks in coach class and now they're just "Giving' it away for free... That's not FAIR ...what about us who worked hard to BUY our snacks Freaking MARXIST airlines . . ........ TODAY IN THE SKY Free snacks now back at all 3 big U.S. airlines, even in...
  12. meridian5455

    Sanders supporters cannot define socialism

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bQllhBtH_V8 But they will vote for him anyway.
  13. KnotaFrayed

    Why is Bernie Sanders called a "socialist" by some trying to suggest socialism...

    ....is synonymous with communism? How aware (or unaware) are Americans, many whose families came to this nation after it was a nation, founded by people like Benjamin Rush, who was just as aware as Bernie Sanders (Robert Reich, Elizabeth Warren and others), of what greed does to human beings...
  14. Babba

    The secret history of cowboy socialism

    This is an excellent article pointing out the absurd notion of the rugged individualist in most western states and how the Bundys and their cohorts are so wrong. Without the federal government they're ranches could never have existed. This is a fascinating history of the development of the West...
  15. StanStill

    Social Socialism

    Hillary McCarthy: Why Clinton’s Red-Baiting is Sinking Her Campaign "...Sen. McCaskill is actually dead-wrong in saying that Midwestern, rural, swing state voters wouldn’t vote for a socialist. A recent NBC News poll of likely Democratic voters in Iowa found that 43 percent of voters identified...
  16. Southern Dad

    Socialism

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3h8O7V-WxWQ
  17. Madeline

    Socialism! O my!

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2015/10/24/a-high-school-teacher-helps-clarify-socialism-for-donald-trump-and-you/
  18. L

    Bernie Sanders Talks Socialism at Georgetown University (11-19-15)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cbUN9UwoBX0&feature=youtu.be
  19. meridian5455

    Irony Alert! Bill Gates claims only socialism can save us from "climate change"

    http://i100.independent.co.uk/article/bill-gates-says-that-capitalism-cannot-save-us-from-climate-change--b1xNpbL8O_x Bill Gates is now complaining about capitalism. What, does he think he got a raw deal? Some billionaires have figured out that if you get in good with the climate change and/or...
  20. mrmike

    Socialism and the Left..they never learn

    Seems the Progressive Left really are suffering from suspension of willful disbelief Venezuela: Socialism's true face The South American country Venezuela is virtually bankrupt. Which is odd considering that the country is sitting on one of the world's largest oil reserves. But from the...