- 12 months ago
Episode 888 When Socialism is implemented perfectly
President Trump verbally blew up the UN on Tuesday with a lot of his remarks, but one of my favorite comments was the one about socialism. Venezuela has been on a 40 plus year slide into socialism, and president Trump pointed out how faithful they have been to the ideas of socialism.
Whenever socialism is implemented politically and economically, the nation that follows this path will always fail. If they are one of the few nations who were fortunate enough to stop their slow slide into socialism, it takes years to recover and get back on track.
America has plenty of history to study to determine if socialism works or not. Yet we have a big portion of our society who see nothing wrong with socialism. We have politicians who have no problem using tax dollars to buy votes through social programs, and make those social programs sound good. We need to do a better job of preaching and teaching the virtues of capitalism, freedom, and l