“Because of the pandemic”, it says:

Socialism is getting more popular, and capitalism is fading.

Source: America’s continued move toward socialism – Axios

The effects of not understanding economics or history can have profound effects. I wondered if they asked anyone for a definition of socialism? Many people who say socialism is the best have their own, often fantasized definition, of what socialism is about.

There’s a conspiracy theory that the pandemic policies were selected to lead more people towards socialism as the solution. It’s frustrating when the conspiracy theories turn out to have been correct.

By EdwardM