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Poll: 53 Percent of Democrats Hold Favorable View of Socialism

InAmericaSince1627 Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 6:42 PM
JRG you are so correct. In any society or economic system, if you don't produce you're a NET NEGATIVE. Socialism is THEFT of PRIVATE PROPERTY pretending to be a tax. You can say I'm heartless but that is a Fact. I believe private charity can take care of those who CANNOT take care of themselves and do a better job of it.

Whenever conservatives bring up the s-word in political discourse, indignant liberals recoil at the term.  How dare you call us Socialists?  Fine.  Let's make a deal.  We'll abide by a self-imposed cease and desist order on the socialism label just as soon as you guys explain this to the rest of us (see the final line item):

Capitalism -- the system that built America into the unparalleled economic engine and global hegemon that it is today -- is statistically tied with Socialism among Democrats, on the...