Matt Kibbe is joined by Maria C. Werlau, executive director at the Free Society Project, to discuss the popular mythologies surrounding Cuba and its record on human rights.
Tag - democratic socialism
If they would only let the free market flourish, people would not be pressured into resorting to such tactics in order to make a living.
Democratic socialism failed Italy’s healthcare system. Private markets are saving it.
Italy had dug itself into such a hole with decades of democratic socialism, that freeing people was easier said than done.
The Deadly Isms with Matt Kibbe returns for a second season, examining socialism and why it never results in the utopia it promises. Progressive leaders like Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez advocate for “democratic socialism,” arguing that it’s the most productive and fairest way to organize society. But what does “democratic socialism” really mean? Throughout history, we have experimented with one “ism” after another, and socialism in practice has always been a violent and miserable failure. So why are people so eager to support it today?
Former New York state gubernatorial candidate Larry Sharpe joins Matt Kibbe to discuss a wide variety of issues from the War on Drugs to why Republicans and Democrats can’t unite the country.
Reason editor at large Matt Welch joins Matt Kibbe to discuss Bernie Sanders and the 2020 presidential campaign.
Steve Forbes, editor of Forbes Magazine and two-time presidential candidate, sits down with Matt Kibbe.