Disinformation American-Style

  1. SparklingJewel profile image66
    SparklingJewelposted 4 years ago

    Growing up hearing about this kind of stuff has left many questions and concerns in my mind...I am glad to hear more about it in this perspective. I think most of us in my generation tend to have only let it in on the distant edges of consciousness...it was more important to our parents generation,

    I also think many people tend to believe that it doesn't matter in today's world. It is my opinion socialism leading to  communism is an important concept to understand and should not be ignored...especially in its contrast with being American. It is important to have conversations on these issues because there appears to be opposing views these days in what it means to be American.

    http://www.wnd.com/2012/09/communist-di … can-style/

    1. Mark Knowles profile image60
      Mark Knowlesposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      How strange that there is opposing views in what it means to be American. You would have thought everyone would think the same as you. wink

    2. Josak profile image61
      Josakposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Which is as ridiculous as saying conservatism leads to fascism, socialism is a far older system than communism and currently more than half of the worlds population lives in socialist systems, the vast majority of which are stable constitutional democracies.

      The disinformation is the fear mongering being peddled about how something like healthcare for people who are dying without it is going to cause a dictatorship when every first world nation in the world has the same thing.