“Facts are seldom allowed to contaminate the beautiful vision of the Left.”

A review of the facts about socialism. Bernie Sanders’ Fans Don’t Bother to Think | National Review

Socialism sounds great. It has always sounded great. And it will probably always continue to sound great. It is only when you go beyond rhetoric, and start looking at hard facts, that socialism turns out to be a big disappointment, if not a disaster.

Venezuela is covered. And a few other historical bits of fact. Like what actually happens when you raise the minimum wage – as shown by historical examples.

It isn’t long, go read the whole thing.