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Poll: 53 Percent of Democrats Hold Favorable View of Socialism

william1010 Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 5:31 PM
Interesting how roughly the same percentage regard "capitalism" and "socialism" positively. I think we are looking at ignorance here. The only thing sometimes scarier than the left's desire to stifle free speech and choice is that we are all allowed to vote. Oy vey!

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...