27 Aug '11, 9pm

Intellectuals, particularly academic intellectuals, tend to favor socialism and interventionism

I’m interested in hearing your explanation on a few of the things you listed as being socialized in our society: “The Price of Gasoline” and “All farming is subsidized” & “Health insurance & benefits for all Federal employees”. Also, I would like to point out that in some states and cities from the 1990’s to now, private firms are actually running… See More public schools. How successful they are, I am not sure myself. However, it comes to mind that prisons and jails in our country all used to be socialized and are all (or at least most) owned and run by private firms. We all also remember the scandal behing “PA Child Care”. Regarding Airports & air travel, I’m assuming you actually mean the TSA, as in Airport and air travel safety and that airplanes can’t generally just fly where they want to, they have to get clearance first? I’m not sure how it works for the rich 1% who...

Full article: http://www.thegoodhuman.com/2010/07/20/why-socialism-this...

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