Mainly ignorance. Most of the people that complain about socialism don't really understand what it is. They also don't understand communism. Or capitalism for that matter. Just ask anyone that says socialism is a bad thing and they will most li...
Wallenrock / (Shutterstock.com). I am tired of telling people why redistributive or “socialist” economic policies are wrong. But let me start from the beginning once more and come at it from a different angle—or, really, three different angles.
Socialism is considered a bad thing because along with communism it's been nailed to the bogeyman stick, which those in charge use to hit us with when we don't do what we're told.
Socialism is a bad idea because it is naïve about power, which is the worst thing to be naïve about in politics. ... and are considered workers as such. I used the example of a bakery before and ...
Why is "socialism" considered bad? Well, for starters, the definition is obscured, as it is throughout this thread to mean something completely different from its actual defintion. Basically, any situation where the state provides some kind of social good to the working class is considered socialism, even though it isn't.
Given the growing popularity of socialism, I think it’s worth talking about why socialism is bad specifically. Matt Bruenig has written a useful piece on socialism that I think is a jumping off ...
There are three reasons why good socialism (which the President is proving he is unable to deliver) defeats bad capitalism (which Republicans are perfectly offering). 1) Capitalism is not a ...
Here are 10 reasons why socialism is the way forward to solve society’s problems. 1. THE DESTRUCTION OF CLASS DIVISION. Under capitalism, people are divided on the basis of class. There are the 1%, who own the wealth and the means to produce wealth, and the rest of us, the 99%, who sell their labour to produce profit for the 1%. ...
Why we must protect the family, private property and America from the dangers of socialism. 1. Socialism and communism are the same ideology. Communism is but an extreme form of socialism. From the ideological standpoint, there is no substantial difference between the two.
Why is socialism considered bad in America? ... You have to understand how America developed as a country to see why socialism would not work here. America was in the beginning colonized by European Powers mostly Dutch, French, British, and Spanish. The people that settled over here were looking for a better economic opportunities than were ...