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Basically, Bernie Sanders Is a Communist

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Posted By: Pluperfect, 6/18/2019 5:24:16 AM

1. Certain Strong Political Pejoratives Are Thrown Around Viciously, Irresponsibly, and With No Relation to Their Meaning. Responsible people recoil when politically pejorative terms are hurled around. The Left, for example, now calls opponents “Racist!” without any basis. The Southern Poverty Law Center, once an address for identifying true prejudice, now has lost all claim to seriousness by defaming even morally decent, mainstream legal-defense groups like Alliance Defending Freedom as bigots — even as their own conduct has been rife with sexual abuse creating a hostile work environment. On campuses across the country, some professors who cannot be fired, because their academic tenure protects them

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Marjbaldwin 6/18/2019 5:58:39 AM (No. 100432)
Basically, all Democrats are. Some want to move toward "the dream" faster than others, is all.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: M2 6/18/2019 6:17:46 AM (No. 100437)
Nancy Pelosi is one of the last holdouts of traditional Democrat party politics. Many of the rest of them have gone off the knife's edge of socialism into outright communism. We now have an open communist in a Denver city Council who claims she is going to bring communism “by any means necessary“ to America. There is no doubt any longer where this country is headed unless we get serious about this incubus we have allowed in the American womb.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: anniebc 6/18/2019 6:43:18 AM (No. 100458)
Basically? Absolutely, Bernie is a communist. Too late for this one - "Nor will Crazy Bernie become our first Communist President." Comrade obama has taken that title.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: bpl40 6/18/2019 7:40:07 AM (No. 100482)
And yet.. Fox news is publishing 'shock' polls showing him handily beating Trump in a one on one match. Did Georgia and Texas just go Communist? These people should be held accountable!
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Reply 5 - Posted by: bigfatslob 6/18/2019 8:59:59 AM (No. 100541)
A communist is a socialists in a hurry with a gun.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: VietVet68 6/18/2019 9:09:28 AM (No. 100554)
Basically all socialists are in fact communists. When they were vilified in the 1950s they went underground and morphed into a kinder, gentler version calling themselves socialists. Naturally the left fell for this ruse hook, line and sinker and the communists, seeing their success, proceeded to fill the education system with proselytizers who started indoctrinating the young heads full of mush in the virtues of "Socialism". Then it was the media through journalism schools. What shocks me is how nobody saw through this and just went on drinking the cool-aid until we've reached the point where a 70 something guy from Brooklyn thinks it OK to proclaim that he's a socialist and nobody even blinks.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: HotRod 6/18/2019 10:03:16 AM (No. 100619)
I'm waiting for Bernie, or another communist democrat, to be the first from their party to start using the old communist mantra: ''From each, according to his ability; To each, according to his needs!'' I presume that includes females...
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Reply 8 - Posted by: jacksin5 6/18/2019 10:08:58 AM (No. 100632)
The difference between Socialism and Communism, at least the way it was explained to me, is that Socialism is a National political system, (think Germany under Hitler) and Communism strives for a Global Political System. (Think China or Russia}. Using that measuring stick, the Berniebots are going for a one-world system, ya know, like the Federation or some other sci-fi moniker.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 6/18/2019 10:23:31 AM (No. 100650)
I firmly believe Gramps has his own copy of the Communist Manifesto at his home. And Rules for Radicals.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Pepper Tree 6/18/2019 10:28:22 AM (No. 100658)
For the first debate Bernie should be asked the difference between socialism and communism. After he bellows his nonsensical answer in that guttural Brooklyn accent of his, the follow up question should ask him why socialism always always leads to tyranny.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: A.I. 6/18/2019 10:59:15 AM (No. 100687)
Duh!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Penney 6/18/2019 11:20:47 AM (No. 100714)
The dem party's facade has been brushed aside revealing exactly what it has become in 2019, as it opposes everything about America, ...its past, present and future. T Today K.C. Mo. Is electng a new mayor but as usual there and in many of this country's decaying, crime ridden cities, the choice for voters is between 2 dem pols so the result will continue the same dem party's failed agenda. The results of this one party socialist policy agenda are already evident but when voters have no choice but between 2 dem pols the result is always the same, ...more misery.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Luandir 6/18/2019 12:44:23 PM (No. 100780)
There are fare more communists in the Democrat Party than there are racists in the Republican.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Wary American 6/18/2019 1:47:26 PM (No. 100834)
No. Basically bernie sanders is a TERRORIST that WE THE PEOPLE are paying to do NOTHING but harm the the United States of America.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: ladychatalie 6/18/2019 7:01:56 PM (No. 101033)
Paraphrasing the beloved Chris Plante: "What Democrats cannot mandate, they want to make illegal."
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