First, a simple truth: There’s no such thing as “Democratic Socialism.” Socialism is, by definition, NOT democratic. Why? Simple: “Democracy” implies the possibility of voting into office people who might undo what the Socialists are doing!
Socialists are NOT in it to re-configure society, and then just have someone come along, get democratically elected, and UN-re-configure it! So, anyone who says he or she is a “Democratic Socialist” is either entirely clueless (Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez), or lying to you (Linda Sarsour), or both (Bernie Sanders). Either way, you shouldn’t listen to their codswallop.
Anyway, I have a way to get rid of the phrase altogether. And it would happen overnight. And it COULD happen NEXT WEEK!
Continue reading How to Get Rid of the Nonsense Term “Democratic Socialism” — Overnight!
A simple truth: If you NEVER allow the government to have certain powers, then the government can NEVER abuse those powers. It can’t abuse power it doesn’t have.
Continue reading Socialism Snark Wars!
To state it plainly: If you all but call someone a Nazi or a KKK-Sympathizer, then you’d damned well better have some real, hard, fast evidence that what you say is accurate, or you’re a special kind of dirtbag; you are quintessentially what you accuse the other of being: a fascist. As we’ve said several times before: “the new fascists will come waving the banner of anti-fascism.” They’re here. Continue reading The Left Shows Its True Colors
Seeing the similarities between now and the years before World War II, as we did, here. He comes at it … Continue reading Powerful, Influential People Read This Blog (Part 19)
Let’s start by taking the word “progressive” back. Let’s face it, the ones who call themselves “progressive” are the worst … Continue reading Take The Language Back! (You heard it here first)
Several years back, George Will penned a column in which he posed the question: “Has anyone actually determined that Global … Continue reading Income Inequality…Yeah? So What? (Part II)
Shouldn’t someone somewhere make the case as to just why income inequality is a bad thing? In all other things, … Continue reading Income Inequality…Yeah? So What?
All-in-all, the plague that was and is communism is responsible for at least 100 million murders in the 20th Century alone. And it’s … Continue reading It’s Worth Repeating – 11-10-13