Tag: Socialism

Maybe FDR Knew What He Was Doing?

Orange County, California was ground zero for John Birchers and has always been an important base of support for the Republican Party. So, it’s not surprising to see that their newspaper is kind of panicked about the popularity of Bernie…

Who’s Afraid of Socialism?

Joke Line wants his country back. He looks around at the Tea Party on one side and socialists on the other, and he’s concerned. To be sure, he gets a couple of things right. The dictionary definition of socialism says…

Would Bernie Lose 50 States?

During the January 14th, 2016 Republican debate in North Charleston, South Carolina, the following exchange occurred: [MARIA] BARTIROMO, [FOX BUSINESS NETWORK ANCHOR]: Governor Kasich… (APPLAUSE) … Governor Kasich, Hillary Clinton is getting some serious competition from Senator Bernie Sanders. He’s…

He Doesn’t Even Believe in Capitalism

Sticking with the socialism theme, here’s a juicy tidbit from the huge Glenn Thrush/Annie Karni piece on the Clinton campaign’s handling of the email controversy: [Hillary] Clinton appreciated Sanders’ respectful campaigning style, but she was slow to view him as…

Don’t Call Me a Socialist

I carry a heavy skepticism of Gallup polling, but if their finding is true that Americans would sooner vote for an atheist presidential candidate than a socialist one, I think the brainwashing has gone further than I ever imagined. I…