Tag: democratic socialism
Bernie Tells a Whopper About China
Oh, I try to stay clear of politics these days. You know, yeah. But sometimes, someone makes such an outrageous claim that I can’t help myself from chiming in. This post is courtesy of Bernie Sanders, who said the following in an interview recently on CNN: “China is an authoritarian country … but can anyone…
Socialism? Seriously? I take my cue from my years in Vietnam.
I’m sorry, but I can’t take socialism seriously. Blame it on my ten years living in Vietnam when I received a first-hand lesson of what socialism really is and what it really does. And what it doesn’t do. The political left in America is giddy with idealistic hope that the dawn of the Democratic Socialist…
What is Democratic Socialism?
What is Democratic Socialism? This is a question which has never been more pertinent in a US presidential election cycle with the prominence of democratic socialist candidate Bernie Sanders, enjoying an unprecedented look as the Democratic Party nomination. It is also worth noting that the front runner Democratic candidate, Hillary Clinton, has done little to…