Ocasio-Cortez Accidentally Endorses Social Security Privatization, Killing The Minimum Wage, Corporate Tax Cuts | Investor’s Business Daily

Socialism: Newly minted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she isn’t modeling her brand of socialism on socialist basket cases like Venezuela, but on successes like Sweden, Norway and Finland. Apparently, she hasn’t bothered to look at just what sorts of economic policies those “socialist” countries have been pursuing lately. Network Error:During an interview on “60 Minutes,” Anderson Cooper…

Stopping the Socialist Resurgence

Sen. Bernie Sanders knows what he wants. In a Washington Post op-ed last week, the democratic socialist from Vermont laid out a legislative agenda for the 116th Congress’s first 100 days. Among the dizzying array of proposals Mr. Sanders pushed were his signature “Medicare for All” bill, tuition-free college, student-debt relief, tax increases requiring “wealthy…

EDITORIAL: Sorry, Mr. Trudeau, but socialism sucks | Toronto Sun

  President Donald Trump though hit it right on the head. “Virtually everywhere socialism or communism has been tried, it has produced suffering, corruption and decay,” Trump said on Tuesday. “All nations of the world should resists socialism and the misery that it brings to everyone.”This should be self evident. But it evades Trudeau just…

What Democratic Socialists Don’t Get

But her own family background is far from “working class,” as she describes it on her campaign page, the Daily Mail reports. Although Ocasio-Cortez was born in the Bronx and lived there until age 5, her father—an architect who ran his own business—moved the family to posh Westchester County, where she attended Yorktown High School.…