Is it possible to vote socialism into power in ‘free-market democracy?’ Nicolas Lalaguna – Morning Star article – Thursday 26th October 2018

Is it possible to vote socialism into power in ‘free-market democracy?’

The revival of socialism has come with an unwelcome renewal of faith in the ‘democratic’ system. The system is anything but democratic, explains Nicolas Lalaguna – Morning Star article – Thursday 26th October 2018

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