By Rob Morse
U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- The average man on the street thinks that socialism takes care of the poor. The average headline surfer thinks that civilian guns ownership causes violence. These opinions are not the result of systematic sociological research. People have “those feelings” because of what they are told in the news.
Why is the media telling us things that are so blatantly wrong?
Enthusiastic newscasters and smiling politicians tell us that Cuba and Venezuela have free healthcare. They don’t bother to tell you that Socialist healthcare is among the worst in the world. The media would never tell us the truth that we’d only use socialist healthcare if we had no other choice.
Look at the impressions you have about socialism. Are they based on facts or on spin? Many of my friends in California moved to Texas. How many people do you know who have packed up and moved to China, Cuba, Laos, Vietnam, Nicaragua, Bangladesh or to North Korea? I’ve yet to receive my first postcard from neighbors who made the big switch to the new-and-improved worker’s paradise. Have you?
I didn’t think so. Why didn’t you compare what you see on the news to the …Read the Rest