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Capitalism vs. Socialism: A Soho Forum Debate

Capitalism vs. Socialism: A Soho Forum Debate

Capitalism is unstable, capitalism is unequal, and capitalism is fundamentally undemocratic. I want people to make their own choices about how they live their lives, the professions they lead, where they want to work, and what they do. And capitalism offers that potential. Slavery it did it with masters and slaves, feudalism did it with

The collapse of Venezuela, explained

The collapse of Venezuela, explained

Venezuela was once the richest country in Latin America. It has the largest known oil reserves in the world. And its democratic government was once praised world wide. But today, Venezuela’s democratic institutions and its economy are in shambles. The country has the highest inflation in the world, making food and medicine inaccessible to most

Communism vs. Socialism: What’s The Difference? | NowThis World

Communism vs. Socialism: What’s The Difference? | NowThis World

This might come as a surprise, But in the history of the modern world, there has never been a communist country. While a number of countries have Described themselves as communist, for example China and North Korea. By definition, there has never been a true communist country. So what exactly is communism, and how does

Why Did America Fight the Korean War?

Why Did America Fight the Korean War?

Mention the Korean War today and most people will look at you with a blank stare. At the time it was fought, just five years after World War II ended, everyone recognized it as a world-shaping conflict, a stark confrontation between the forces of democracy and communism. It began on June 25, 1950 when Soviet-backed

Democratic Socialist convention erupts over pronouns

Democratic Socialist convention erupts over pronouns

>>A SOCIALISM CONVENTION THIS WEEKEND DONE IT GO EXACTLY AS PLANNED. THE SELF-PROCLAIMED COMRADES GOT TOGETHER TO DEFEAT CAPITALISTS. BUT THAT EVENT DESCENDED.>>PERSONAL PRIVILEGE. GUYS, FIRST OF ALL, JAMES JACKSON FROM SACRAMENTO. I JUST WANT TO SAY, CAN WE PLEASE KEEP THE CHATTER TO A MINIMUM? I’M ONE OF THE PEOPLE THAT’S VERY, VERY PRONE