Socialism in America?

Posted February 2, 2019 2:07 am by Howard Kainz

Socialism in America?

In the 19th century Alexis de Tocqueville, from an aristocratic background, decided to investigate America, which seemed to be making amazing civilizational and economic progress, in spite of its complete lack of nobles and royalty. His book, Democracy in America, concluded that yes, this country of hoi poloi seemed to be doing very well indeed.
In the early 20th century a German Professor of economics and sociology, Werner Sombart, sharing in the modest enthusiasm that Germans and other Europeans were feeling for Marxist theories of scientific socialism, became enamored of socialism, and even Hitler’s bold version of National Socialism, and theorized that political economics everywhere was

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