Friday, July 30, 2021

Tag: socialism

The same old scare tactic about socialism

Don’t let them scare you with words like “socialism.” These policies are just common sense.

Dimon in the rough

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon's real concern is that America may end the kind of socialism he and other denizens of the Street depend on – bailouts, regulatory loopholes, and tax breaks.

Columnist Thiessen, in calling AOC ‘economically illiterate,’ displays own economic ignorance

After all, while the brief bio at the end of his column doesn’t mention it, the newspaper he writes for is owned by Bezos, Amazon’s founder, CEO and the world’s richest man.

‘Socialism’ and other bad words from the name-caller-in-chief

It seems that Republicans don’t only dislike the idea of taxing the rich, they don’t even understand it.

Trump wants socialism for the rich, harsh capitalism for the rest

Trump perfected the art of using bankruptcy to shield himself from the consequences of bad decisions – socialism for the rich at its worst – while leaving employees twisting in the wind.

America is already socialist, and that’s a good thing

AOC and her colleagues – not Donald Trump and old, white Republican politicians – represent the future.

The real left, phony left and what’s left

Ok, now as to the title of this column, what's left on the Amerikan plate?

A spectre is haunting the White House: Why the Trump administration...

A new report from the Trump White House attempts to curb the growth of socialism in the United States. Clearly, the administration sees the movement as a real threat.

Socialism is not a dirty word

Capitalism is a system which in reality centralizes power in the hands of a small few; socialism rejects that political system and seeks to bring about a political and economic order which ends the exploitation and abuses of power.

The capitalist manifesto: Let poor people die

Market-happy illusionists keep spouting nonsense about a healthy economy built on today's capitalism.

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Manchin’s coal conflict of interest not of interest to corporate news

None pointed out the conflict of interest.