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    Angry The American Left Makes Socialism Great Again

    The American Left Makes Socialism Great Again.

    In a May 1948 speech, Winston Churchill had this to say about socialism: “Socialism is the philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy.” Years later, legendary economist Thomas Sowell had another succinct explanation of the failed philosophy: “The inherent virtue of Socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.” These are sage words that are being ignored by today’s generation, who have been seduced by envy, anger, and odious and fatuous rhetoric.

    https://www.libertynation.com/the-am...m-great-again/

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    Socialists often tell two lies: it is not your fault that you are failing at life and you can be given something for nothing. Who wouldn’t want to believe this? If someone were to tell you that you are stuck
    living in your mother’s basement because of Gordon Gekko’s greed, then you’d at least be tempted to convince yourself that this is really the cause for your lack of success or ambition. Or, if someone stated that you are entitled to housing and tuition, then you’d want to believe that as well.

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    They seek to forge the same chains for the Individual
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    "The Nation that makes a great distinction between its scholars and its warriors will have its thinking done by cowards and its fighting done by fools."
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    They come here illegally and we should give them everything free

    They expect me to support democrats ??
    Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.

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    Can any Liberal tell me which socialist country ever succeeded ?

    I know the USSR collapsed and Venezuela is well venezuela and Cuba any grand socialist success', maybe you can change my mind
    Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.

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    Sweden

    At least that is the country that is always touted as a socialist success story.
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