One of the ultimate ironies of our current politics is that Republicans — who claim to want to “make America great again” — have decided to paint the Democrats as evil “socialists” who will ruin our country. And yet, the proposed policies from even the most far left candidates for president were actual real things during the era that Republicans seem to be holding up as the shining example of when America was great before.
Well, except for the racism and antisemitism part.
[…] Knee at Political Irony educates us on what socialism meant in the 1950s. […]