- In his own words he's flat-out stated that he's a Socialist.
In his own words he's flat-out stated that he's a N European-style democratic socialist.
"I don't believe government should own the means of production, but I do believe that the middle class and the working families who produce the wealth of America deserve a fair deal," he said.
Sanders' promise to fulfill Roosevelt's Second Bill of Rights, which set economic security and independence as a national imperative, is intended to appeal to Democratic primary voters.
"By the way, almost everything (Roosevelt) proposed was called socialist,'" Sanders said, listing Social Security, the minimum wage, unemployment insurance, job programs, collective bargaining and the 40-hour work week as examples of accomplishments that "economic royalists" called "socialistic."
Here's the difference between a 'socialist' and a 'democratic socialist'
John Haltiwanger Feb 11, 2020,
"What democratic socialism means to me is we expand Medicare, we provide educational opportunity to all Americans, we rebuild our crumbling infrastructure," Sanders added. "In other words, government serves the needs of all people rather than just wealthy campaign contributors. That's what it means to me."
Dulli and Mattress and Trump and their ilk will continue with the COMMIE RED SCARE! lies about how Bernie is a Marxist and a Leninist... not that they actually know what that means.
It's sad to see you repeating these same tired memes.