Venezuela descends into chaos as Chomsky says he's right about Hugo Chavez's sharp poverty reduction.
Socialists are far more likely to deny actually-existing socialism.
They were so strong in their beliefs that there was a time when it hardly mattered what exactly those beliefs were; they all fused into a single stubbornness. - Louise Erdrich
Socialism and Zionism: Matching ideologies? The ideas of newly born 19th-century socialism were appealing to many Jews in Europe at the time. It promised them equality, reassurance of the secularization spreading in the European Jewish society and,
(Natural News) Truth be told, the socialist utopia of Venezuela really couldn't be any further from paradise. The authoritative regime in charge has been openly hostile towards the private sector for decades, leading to economic dislocation, empty
The idea of communism – the common sharing of productive property and its resulting output – is as old as the ancient Greeks and Plato's conception of the ideal Republic in which the guardians all live and work in common under the presumption t
(Natural News) Venezuela has a child malnourishment problem. Kids are fainting in classrooms and dying from hunger. Common images of Venezuelan children show how unhealthy and slim they are. Food shortages are causing major problems. Physicians are s
(Or, The Purpose of Political Correctness)
A very important word was not mentioned once throughout the long and nauseating presidential race--not once in the torrent of inane campaign commercials, not once in the hundreds of silly interviews conducted by the sophomoric media, not once in the
Civilization has to be transmitted from one generation to another. If it isn't, processes break down and life becomes difficult. Soon there must be a painful reform, or else the civilization will be lost.
'If we lose America to socialism, there is nowhere else to go. Please, please don't be stupid'
The article pasted below is insightful but very long. It describes the alt-left, or the millennials who supported Bernie Sanders and comprise a large and growing wing of the Democrat party. To save you time, I've pasted a two-paragraph excerpt imme
The truth is that any form of authoritarian control--any type of "government," whether constitutional, democratic, socialist, fascist, or anything else--will result in a set of masters forcibly oppressing a group of slaves. That is what "auth
Featuring Jonathan Haidt, Professor of Ethical Leadership, Stern School of Business, New York University; John Tooby, Professor of Anthropology, University of California–Santa Barbara; and Leda Cosmides, Professor, Department of Psychological and B
Amnesty International has finally had enough of the goings-on in Venezuela. With a population starving, the government issued a forced-labor edict. Amnesty said: "Trying to tackle Venezuela's severe food shortages by forcing people to work the fiel
Are we all socialists now? Economist Thomas DiLorenzo joins the Liberty Report to discuss his powerful new book on socialism and its sudden re-emergence on the political stage.