we’re seeing with the evolution of the E.U., and now are seeing creep
into the U.S. -- fascism, corporatism, communism, and socialism are
systems given to hierarchy, imposition, and subordination of rights.
They claim to be for the people while subjecting them to the will and
aims of elites. Socialism is no less prone to tact undemocratic. (Please
don’t gainsay with Switzerland or Scandinavia, any more than citing
pure democracy in ancient Athens. Scandinavian socialism is about as
applicable to the rest of the world as is Chicago machine politics are
If you see Bern Sanders, ask him: “If socialism is democratic, why qualify it?"