Revisionism (Marxism) | Wikipedia audio article

Within the Marxist movement, the word revisionism is used to refer to various ideas, principles and theories that are based on a significant revision of fundamental Marxist premises.The term is most often used by those Marxists who believe that such revisions are unwarranted and represent a “watering down” or abandonment Continue Reading

Beat of the Week with Kelly Mena: The Rise of Democratic Socialism in NYC

The Garment District, New York The history of socialism in New York state traces its roots to the turn of the 20th century and right here in the Garment District. On this week’s episode of Beat of the Week with Kelly Mena, we take a look at the modern democratic Continue Reading

Not All Professors Are Socialists | Guests: Peter Boettke and John B. Taylor | Ep 15

– Welcome to Kibbe on Liberty. This is a bucket list session for me because I’m talking to John Taylor and Peter Boettke, the current and past presidents of the Mont Pelerin Society, classical liberal economists, and we’re gonna talk about Friedrich Hayek and that first gathering in the 1940s Continue Reading

The Democratic Socialists of America | Hayden Ludwig

You already know Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the young and charismatic Democratic Party nominee, and soon to be congresswoman, from New York’s 14th district – who defeated a member of the party’s congressional leadership in a stunning upset victory. But do you know the Democratic Socialists of America, a group Ocasio-Cortez belongs Continue Reading

Young Voters Will Bring Us Democratic Socialism. It’s A Matter Of Time.

>>INTERESTING DEMOGRAPHIC HERE ON THE VOTERS IN THIS PRIMARY. JUST ONE THING ABOUT WHERE THE YOUNG VOTES ARE GOING. HERE’S THE QUICK SUMMARY — BERNIE SANDERS. BUT THE INTERESTING PART IS HOW OVERWHELMING IT IS. SO FAR IN THE PRIMARIES HE HAS GOTTEN MORE VOTES UNDER THE AGE OF 30 Continue Reading

Joseph Stiglitz: “We have to have progressive capitalism”

AMY GOODMAN: Joe, your book is titled People, Power, and Profits: Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent. Should it be progressive capitalism or worker power? I mean, this is increasingly becoming the issue, when you have the top candidates and most popular political figures, like AOC, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, like Continue Reading

What is Socialism? A Short History

Often seen as the direct opposite of capitalism, there is no single philosophy or political creed that defines socialism. There is however a common thread running through all socialist movements, which is that of social ownership, that in one sense or other the means of wealth creation and hence the Continue Reading

Stossel: Socialism Fails Every Time

In America, socialism is hot again. Democratic socialism is your kids public school. It’s our interstate highway system. It’s the researchers and scientists paid with our taxes. We can do better when we do them together. Really? I know better because I’m from Guatemala. I’ve seen the impact of socialism. Continue Reading

What does socialism even mean anymore? | The Fact Checker

-When President Trump and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez talk about socialism, it doesn’t sound like they’re talking about the same thing. -Socialism is about only one thing. It’s called power for the ruling class. -Democratic socialism. It means putting democracy and society first. -President Trump makes socialism sound like it’s about Continue Reading

McConnell: Full socialism on display from 2020 Democrats

ADDRESSING GREEN NEW DEAL WHICH RECEIVE ZERO VOTES. BRET.>>Bret: LET’S TALK ABOUT ALL THAT, THANK YOU. CINEMA MAJORITY LEADER MITCH McCONNELL. MR. LEADER, THANK YOU FOR BEING HERE, BERNIE SANDERS PUT OUT A STATEMENT BY PRESIDENT BERNIE SANDERS WILL GET MEDICARE FOR ALL THROUGH. HE IS PUSHING FOR A FILIBUSTER Continue Reading