Tag: socialism

“Socialism” Has Lost All Meaning in American Politics

On Monday, during a visit to New Hampshire, California Senator Kamala Harris was asked by a reporter if she considered herself a democratic socialist—just as Bernie Sanders, an independent who won the Granite State’s last Democratic primary, does. “The people of New Hampshire will tell me what’s required to compete […]

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Marco Rubio, Trump’s Shadow Secretary of State

It was not so long ago that Donald Trump and Marco Rubio were bitter enemies. During the 2016 primary, Rubio called Trump a “con man” and suggested that he had wet his pants during a debate. In return, Trump dubbed the Florida senator “Liddle Marco,” questioned the Cuban-American’s citizenship, and […]

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President Donald Trump: I Will Never Abolish ICE

President Donald Trump bashed the “radical left” for calls to abolish ICE at Monday night’s MAGA rally in El Paso, Texas, promising, “I will never abolish…ICE.” The president pointed to calls from the radical left to abolish U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). “Slashing ICE detention is the first step of many for the far […]

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Hayward: Ocasio-Cortez Disavows the Green New Deal’s FAQ After It Becomes a Mockery

The Green New Deal (GND) quickly became the subject of such mockery that its godmother, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, attempted to scrub the talking points from her website and pretend they never existed at all. The effort to erase this political disaster is one of the biggest political gaslighting operations in recent memory. It happened so […]

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Exclusive — Kevin McCarthy: GOP Aims to Force House Vote on Born Alive Abortion Survivor Bill

House Republicans have a plan to force a vote on the Born Alive Survivors Act, Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy told Breitbart News radio SiriusXM 125 listeners Saturday. Show host and Breitbart News Washington Political Editor Matthew Boyle interviewed McCarthy:  McCarthy explained Republican House members’ effort to force a vote on the Born Alive Survivors Act. […]

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Pollak: ‘Green New Deal’ is a Republican Parody of the Democratic Platform

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) released her “Green New Deal” on Thursday through National Public Radio (NPR). As predicted, it is pure socialism. The legislation, co-authored by Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA), is a non-binding resolution that reads, to borrow a phrase from the late Jeanne Kirkpatrick, like a letter to Santa Claus — or, in this […]

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Kobach: The Most Revealing Moment of the State of the Union Speech

The state of the union speech has become an annual pageant of political theater, and Tuesday’s speech by President Trump was no exception.  The content of such speeches is usually exactly what you’d expect the sitting president to say on any given topic, with a few surprises sprinkled in here and there. To make it […]

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Perez: Trump Uses Socialism and Immigration to Distract From Economy and Corruption

During CNN’s State of the Union coverage on Tuesday, DNC Chair Tom Perez stated that President Trump “uses dog-whistle politics, socialism” and “immigration, and the border talk, the caravans are coming,” to distract from problems in the economy and “the culture of corruption that is there.” After viewing a clip of the president’s remarks about […]

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Grumpy Bernie Sanders Reacts After Donald Trump Slams Socialism

Sen. Bernie Sanders did not appear to enjoy President Donald Trump’s condemnation of socialism in his State of the Union speech on Tuesday. The president noted that socialist ideas were springing up in America and vowed to keep them out of the country. “America was founded on liberty and independence — not government coercion, domination, […]

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Hayward: A Wake-Up Call for NeverTrump

Virginia’s attempt to legalize infanticide was a wake-up call for some NeverTrump Republicans, who muttered that Democrats have gone so far off the rails that they might feel compelled to vote for President Donald Trump’s re-election in 2020. It should not have taken something this extreme to remind everyone how extreme and dangerous the Democrat […]

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Zumwalt: Four Big Losers in Venezuela’s Opposition Takeover

As the political and economic situation in Venezuela continues spiraling downward, domestic and foreign players await a final outcome, both moving to influence it. President Nicolás Maduro, who took office upon the death of Hugo Chávez in 2013, continued along the socialist path set by his predecessor, turning the country into an economic basket case. In a […]

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Home Depot Co-Founder: Socialism’s Support ‘Comes Right Out of the Universities’

Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus said support for socialism “comes right out of the universities” on Friday’s “Your World with Neil Cavuto” on the Fox News Channel. Marcus said, “We have a group of people in Washington today, new representatives especially, that look at socialism as the way to go…it comes right out of the universities. […]

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Elizabeth Warren Introduces ‘Wealth Tax’ Aimed at America’s Billionaires

Presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is proposing a new “wealth tax” on Americans with more than $50 million in assets, along with a significant increase in funding for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), in an effort to curb income and wealth inequality in America. In a series of tweets shared from her official presidential […]

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Los Angeles Teachers’ Strike Fueled by Radical #RedForEd ‘Propaganda’ Movement

Teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) announced a strike Monday, but a California teacher who stood up to the national teachers’ unions says the so-called “grassroots” movement fueling the strike is actually a radical organization spreading socialist “propaganda.” Tomorrow educators in LA are planning to strike for the first time in 30 […]

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IMF: Inflation in Venezuela to Hit 1.4 Million Percent Before End of Year

Inflation in the crisis-stricken country of Venezuela is on track to hit 1.4 million percent by the end of 2018, according to the latest report from the International Monetary Fund. The report, entitled “Outlook on the World Economy,” predicts that inflation will reach 1.4 million by December 31, 400,000 percent higher than what they forecast in June […]

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s ‘Green New Deal’ Is Neither ‘New’ Nor ‘Green’ — It’s Just Socialist

Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) has championed the “Green New Deal,” an idea rapidly gaining traction in Democratic Party circles. The “democratic socialist” from New York has pushed for the policy in alarmist terms: “People are going to die,” she says, unless it becomes law. Or perhaps “Americans are dying” already. Either way, we face “cataclysmic climate […]

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NGO Reports Widespread Torture in ‘Open-Air Concentration Camp’ Venezuela

The research center CASLA Institute debuted a new report on the systematic use of torture in Venezuela at the Organization of American States (OAS) on Wednesday, documenting over 100 cases of the state torturing political dissidents in 2018 alone. The report is the latest in a string of similar studies spanning the entirety of the […]

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Texas Representative Brian Babin: ‘We Cannot Continue to Have Open Borders’

Texas Republican Rep. Brian Babin (R-TX) joined Breitbart News Saturday to discuss an array of issues including the dangers of socialism and his resolution to end birthright citizenship, which is one of President Trump’s priorities. “I introduced this resolution calling on the president to resume the interpretation of section 1 of the 14th Amendment to […]

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Exclusive — House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy: ‘No Longer Just Republicans Versus Democrats; It’s America Versus Socialism’

As the Democrats drift further leftward into openly embracing socialism, House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) warns the political battle ahead of the midterm elections just two weeks from now is no longer a traditional partisan battle. Instead it is one where the country must confront and reject extreme ideas from the left. “The […]

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Donald Trump: ‘Democrats Produce Mobs, Republicans Produce Jobs’

President Donald Trump shared a catchy slogan about the Congressional midterm elections on Thursday. “The choice could not be more clear: Democrats produce mobs, Republicans produce jobs,” Trump said during a campaign rally in Montana. The crowd applauded and cheered with approval. The president highlighted the Democrat effort to personally destroy Supreme Court Justice Brett […]

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Report: Young Americans Prefer Socialism to Capitalism

A new report from Gallup revealed that young people prefer socialism to capitalism. The Gallup report, which was published on August 13, details American attitudes on socialism and capitalism. The results specifically identified that positive attitude towards socialism amongst millennials. The majority of Americans, aged 18 to 29, now prefer socialism to capitalism. Americans aged […]

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