Heads already full of it from “school” they are enthralled as Bernie speaks out of his ass
Some reading for their fertile minds (use active links to the full articles)
Bernie Sanders’ Socialism Makes Him Greedy King John, Not Robin Hood (Justin Haskins at The Federalist):
Socialism never redistributes fairly because the people who run it always live off everyone else’s hard work, just like Robin Hood’s foe, King John.
Socialism’s Bloody History Shows Millennials Should Think Twice Before Supporting It Stella Morabito at The Federalist
Socialism demands that we place blind trust in whoever takes the power to distribute society’s goods and services. History shows those who have this power abuse it in horrific ways.
Hate is the Essence of Socialism (Cliff Kincaid at Accuracy in Media)
The problem for Sanders is that his political philosophy is ultimately based on the notion of the elimination of the bourgeoisie—the middle-class owners of property—as set forth in the Manifesto of the Communist Party, written by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. “This person must indeed, be swept out of the way, and made impossible,” it says. This is the theory of class warfare. . . .
Hatred is “the heart of Marxism,” Henry Hazlett said. “This is its animating force. You can throw away the dialectical materialism, the Hegelian framework, the technical jargon, the ‘scientific’ analysis, and millions of pretentious words, and you still have the core: the implacable hatred and envy that are the raison d’être for all the rest.”
Everything You Need To Know About Socialism in 20 Quotes John Hawkins at Townhall
18) “The champions of socialism call themselves progressives, but they recommend a system which is characterized by rigid observance of routine and by a resistance to every kind of improvement. They call themselves liberals, but they are intent upon abolishing liberty. They call themselves democrats, but they yearn for dictatorship. They call themselves revolutionaries, but they want to make the government omnipotent. They promise the blessings of the Garden of Eden, but they plan to transform the world into a gigantic post office.” — Ludwig von Mises
19) “Socialists cry ‘Power to the people’, and raise the clenched fist as they say it. We all know what they really mean–power over people, power to the State.” — Margaret Thatcher
And this favorite sent by one of our commenters — RD — Via Liberty Tree Quotes
“Government cannot make man richer, but it can make him poorer.”
— Ludwig von Mises
RD adds: He apparently didn’t know about Animal Farm. “All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others.”