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originally posted by: PublicOpinion
a reply to: mamabeth
Could you old people, who still seem to suffer from the Cold War being waged inside their heads, explain to us SJW's how and why "affordable healthcare" would be communist but the Swiss is not?
Do you even listen to yourself whilst twisting your pants?
originally posted by: Sillyolme
a reply to: Gojira54
The Russians got trump elected not the voices of americans.
And he is still cheating.
No chance of winning otherwise which he is well aware of.
And N.Y. is waiting for him to not be president.
The possibility of open boarders, strict gun control (as was the case in Venezuela when the Democratic Socialist government took control), the removal of the US amendments and possibly the constitution its self.
Now, non of those things are a foregone conclusion, but they are possible and that is what people are afraid of and why there is such resistance to the idea (and rightfully so). There is literally nothing you can say to change people minds about it, because you cannot guarantee those fears are fruitless.
It's better to be safe than sorry, so no Socialism in any form for the US I'm afraid.
The high cost of programs and the resulting bloated bureaucracy is all the government is able to do. Name one effective government program?
Free health care would swamp the system