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Three Reasons That Socialism Has Never Worked

August 20, 2018 Liz Wheeler 1

Liz Wheeler gives three reasons, complete with examples, why socialism does not work. She concludes that, under socialism, after the state takes all the money from the rich and the middle class, eventually it runs out of people to tax, and everyone becomes equally poor.

GEG Commentary

Canada: Ontario’s New Government to Abandon Socialist ‘Basic Income’ Experiment

August 2, 2018 Daily Wire 2

‘Universal basic income’ is a socialist scheme that takes money from taxpayers and redistributes it to mostly non-taxpayers. Stockton, a city in California, will spend $900,000 over 18 months to subsidize 100 residents with $500 monthly. [We expect the program to become permanent in California, however, because legislators there do not care if a program is too expensive or unsustainable so long as it gets them elected.]

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GA: Democrat Candidate Running for Governor Is More than $200,000 in Personal Debt, But She Claims to Be Qualified To Oversee the State’s Economy

August 1, 2018 Gateway Pundit 0

Georgia Democrat, Stacey Abrams, a former state representative, acknowledged that she owes more than $200,000 in personal loans, credit card debt, and IRS back taxes.  She even admits that she did not understand that credit cards incur interest.  In spite of this, she has gained strong popular within influential Democrat circles.

GEG Commentary

Meghan McCain Explodes at Joy Behar on ‘The View’ TV Show, Saying It’s Dangerous to Normalize Socialism! However….

July 27, 2018 G. Edward Griffin 2

Whoopee Goldberg’s opening statement about the difference between a Democrat and a socialist was hilariously characteristic of those who are politically illiterate and use words they cannot define. If anyone is interested in my attempt to put all these undefinable words into context of an ideological clash between collectivism and individualism, please read my essay, The Chasm.