An Overview of Democratic Socialism

It’s not what you think

Protest organized by the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA). Image via The Heritage Foundation.

An Old Story

The expansion of socialism into the United States would be truly comical if it was not so awful. A Gallup report found the following: 57% of Democrats and 51% of young people (18–29) have a favorable view of socialism — larger than that of capitalism. You would think, after Mao’s China, Stalin’s Russia, Castro’s

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Adam Gulamhusein

Adam Gulamhusein

TEDx Speaker | HYRS Alum (Neurosurgical RA) | TKS Student | SHAD Alum | 2021 Calgary Brain Bee Winner

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