Tag: democratic socialism

Setting the Nation on Fire

Most people agree that our world faces major threats, but they wildly disagree on what those threats are.  Unfortunately when you can’t identify the real threats, you end up fighting for the wrong causes. After two recent mass shootings journalists…

Democratic Socialism 101

In his 1991 essay, The Virtue of Civil Society, sociologist Edward Shils describes civil society as a community of free individuals who associate voluntarily for commonly shared values, purposes, and ends.  This personal liberty implies the freedom of an individual…

Hollywood and the Siren Song of Socialism

Mr Sanders Goes to Hollywood. And he got a good reception too. That is, super-liberal Bernie Sanders, Democrat from Vermont who believes in socialistic policies, has a message that apparently resonates with the limousine liberals in Tinseltown. Writing for Hollywood…

FDR and Bernie Saunders: Two Peas In A Pod

“Great accumulations of wealth cannot be justified on the basis of personal and family security. In the last analysis, such accumulations amount to the perpetuation of great and undesirable concentration of control in a relatively few individuals over the employment…