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!
As is the case with anything: when there are hundreds of thousands around the world proclaiming their willingness to slaughter people in its name, at some point, you have no choice but to conclude that the problem might be with the thing itself.
As it is with Socialism.
When, as history has shown, there are hundreds of thousands around the world who are perfectly willing to slaughter hundreds of millions of people in Socialism’s name, at some point, you have to conclude that the problem just might be with… Socialism itself.
Continue reading A Good Anti-Socialist Broadside
No thought tendency has attracted more goons and thugs than Socialism, in all its ugly flavors: Nazism, Communism, and, yes, today’s American Socialism. Here’s a simple truth: If you want to see which thought tendencies are bad, look for the goons and thugs. Continue reading It’s Worth Repeating — How to Recognize Bad Political Thinking
There’s no meaningful difference between Nazism/Fascism and Communism. They’re simply the same odious, totalitarian strain of Socialism, but they call themselves something different because they’re competing for the same societal demographic. Continue reading It’s So Worth Repeating: Nazi/Fascist = Communist = Nazi/Fascist
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In my previous post, here, I suggested that we could bring about peace and prosperity around the world by eliminating … Continue reading Want to Bring About Peace and Prosperity Around the World? (Part II)
Click here for a nice summary of what we’ve been saying for some time now: Adolf Hitler was a political left-winger, not a right-winger. … Continue reading Adolf Hitler – Right-Winger? Uhhh…No. (Part 8)
It’s important to say it: a perfectly valid position to take is: no Obamacare. When abolitionists woke up to the evil of … Continue reading It’s Popping Up Again: Oh, Yeah?!? What’s the ALTERNATIVE to Obamacare?!? Huh? Huh? Huh?
Socialism is nothing more nor less than the failures and corruption of the Obama Administration writ large. Imagine the wisdom, … Continue reading What Is Socialism?
… things we all know. You don’t have to be particularly educated to know these things. Everyone knows them. In … Continue reading There’s Just Something About Socialism, Islam, Democrats…
My intelligent, insightful daughter said this to me, concerning the Ray Rice kerfuffle: “I thought women were equal to men … Continue reading Some More Thoughts on Ray Rice and the NFL
In 2007, George W. Bush made a now-famous prediction that if United States military forces departed from Iraq overly precipitously … Continue reading The Callousness of the American Left
A while back we did a series that demonstrated that Adolf Hitler was truly a man of the left, not of the … Continue reading Adolf Hitler – Right-Winger? Uhhh…No. (Part 7)
We’ve flogged this horse here at the Praetorian Writers’ Group for a very long time: Communism is bad; really, really bad. … Continue reading Powerful, Influential People Read This Blog (Part 14)
The truth? America’s left political wing was very enamored of Hitler before he became antagonistic toward the left’s other hero of that … Continue reading Adolf Hitler – Right-Winger? Uhhh…No. (Part 5)
I’ve come recently to understand that there are actually Marxists remaining in the Western World! Some of them even show … Continue reading There Be Marxists Among Us! Still!
Found this on Facebook the other day. It’s one of the finest, most far-reaching and comprehensive back-and-forths on health care … Continue reading Found a GREAT Debate About Health Care on Facebook