Socialism

Black Swan Lands In Portugal As Socialists Move To Overthrow Government

Monday, November 9, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 11/09/2015 Late last month we highlighted to reappointment of Portuguese PM Pedro Passos Coelho, noting that, in the words of Communist leader Jerónimo de Sousa, the President’s move to ignore the left’s attempt to form a government in the wake of largely inconclusive elections may be a “manifest waste of... »

The ‘Bernwashing’ Of America…” 49% of Democrats now have a favorable view towards socialism. This is scary. And sad.

Friday, October 30, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 10/29/2015 Bernie Sanders supporters seem to be everywhere. 49% of Democrats now have a favorable view towards socialism. This is scary. And sad. No matter how it is wrapped, socialism is still the belief that we can raise people out of poverty by taking money out of the hands of... »

Dick Bove: US banks have been ‘nationalized’…”A transportation bill in Congress has put the U.S. well on the road to socialism,”

Monday, October 12, 2015
By Paul Martin

Fred Imbert CNBC.com Oct. 12, 2015 A transportation bill in Congress has put the U.S. well on the road to socialism, Dick Bove said Monday. The bipartisan Senate bill, announced in July, would cut the dividend paid by the Federal Reserve to banks each year from 6 percent to 1.5 percent, and the difference... »

Venezuelan government tells citizens to “eat fried rocks” as food shortages caused by socialist policies threaten widespread starvation

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
By Paul Martin

by: J. D. Heyes NaturalNews.com Thursday, October 08, 2015 Life continues to deteriorate under the socialist regime in Venezuela, an oil-rich South American nation whose citizens’ quality of life has nearly collapsed in the throes of Marxist economic policy. But no matter, because government officials are quick to offer solutions. In fact, the governor... »

Violence and looting grip Venezuela as socialist country struggles to feed citizens

Monday, August 31, 2015
By Paul Martin

by: J. D. Heyes NaturalNews.com Monday, August 31, 2015 As economic conditions continue to deteriorate in Venezuela thanks to socialist government policies that have wreaked havoc on businesses, industry and imports, the decay of civil society is also progressing as rioting, looting, and other disruptive actions are becoming the norm. Reuters reports that supermarkets... »

Socialist medicine on parade in Venezuela: Here’s what happens when government runs health care

Friday, August 28, 2015
By Paul Martin

by: Ethan A. Huff NaturalNews.com Friday, August 28, 2015 Free healthcare for everyone isn’t working so well in the socialist medicine utopia of Venezuela. A new documentary report by photojournalist Betty Zapata reveals rampant filth, lack of resources and medicine, grossly underpaid doctors, and all-around chaos at public health clinics and hospitals throughout this... »

If Venezuela Implodes, Will Its Neighbors Be Ready?

Sunday, August 23, 2015
By Paul Martin

David Shipley Bloomberg.com AUG 19, 2015 Venezuela is slipping toward a humanitarian crisis. News of its latest economic low point, or of President Nicolas Maduro’s most recent political tantrum, tends to eclipse this slow-motion disaster. Yet the danger of a Venezuelan implosion is growing. Perhaps you’re aware that Venezuela has the world’s highest inflation... »

The global era of socialism, entitlements and debt spending is about to come to an end

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
By Paul Martin

by: J. D. Heyes NaturalNews.com Wednesday, August 19, 2015 For years, sociologists, political scientists and economists have been warning that increased government spending on entitlements, welfare and other Left-wing-inspired socialist benefits would bankrupt communities, cities, states and even entire countries. Such Keynesian schemes have historically never ended well, and with each new collapse, one... »

Venezuela’s currency is now so worthless that people are using it as napkins

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
By Paul Martin

MIKE BIRD BusinessInsider.com Aug. 18, 2015 An image is going round that sums up just how ridiculous Venezuela’s economy has become. A Reddit user uploaded a picture on Monday of a man using a 2 bolivar note to hold an empanada. According to Venezuela’s official bolivar-dollar exchange rate, the man using his money as... »

Martin Armstrong Warns: “Everything Is Connected”…” We are living in the era that will bring about a collapse of socialism”

Friday, August 14, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 08/14/2015 Whatever action we take has a consequence. It is impossible to manipulate markets and the economy for there will always be unintended collateral damage. We are living in the era that will bring about a collapse of socialism precisely as took place in communism. Government is incapable of ever... »

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