Nuggets of Wisdom

Saturday, January 16, 2016

The Naivety of Sanders Supporters

Yes, it’s awfully trite and cliche to call young Bernie Sanders supporters a bunch of naive college students who've never experienced the real world outside of their “safe spaces.” Nevertheless, if Sanders supporters actually viewed the parts of the world governed by socialism—by which, I mean “pure” socialist countries like Venezuela, rather than countries like Denmark that are only part-socialist—then they wouldn't be so quick to demand that socialism be imported over here.