Socialism is the antisocial system of politics over people, governmental power instead of peaceful and free association, and a handful of imposed political plans instead of a pluralism of as many plans as there are people in the world.
The famous New York Yankees baseball player and manager Yogi Berra is credited with the saying “It’s déjà vu all over again.”
Election years are depressing experiences for friends of freedom. The campaign stump, invariably, brings out even more of the worst in mainstream politicians who make their living by making promises they cannot keep through spending other people’s money. The 2016 presidential election cycle has only magnified this pattern.
Listen to author Charles C. Johnson talk about the life, philosophies and virtues of one of America’s most underrated presidents, John Calvin Coolidge, Jr.