Zombie Socialism featuring Joshua Muravchik
with Clifford D. May
June 29, 2019
In 2002, scholar Joshua Muravchik wrote a history of socialism which he thought would serve as the epitaph for an experiment that had failed over and over in country after country around the world, including in Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa. But socialism has now risen from the grave — including in the United States. Dr. Muravchik joins Foreign Podicy host Cliff May to discuss where this walking-dead ideology may be heading and who its victims are likely to be. LISTEN TO EPISODE 39
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