2005 ELECTION LOG
THE CHOICE BEFORE ME: THE SOCIALISTS (real ones, no cheap shot this headline)
Well, what can you say, it’s fairly obvious really what these fellows
want, namely to
establish a new system of society: One based on the common ownership and democratic control of the means and instruments for producing and distributing wealth by and in the interest of the whole community.
Ok, well we’ve heard this all before during the last century and a half. Strangely they don’t seem to be put off by the fact that all attempts to actually implement these sorts of policies always ended in dictatorships with variable degrees of cruelty, bloodshed and misery. Local candidate Danny Lambert unsurprisingly had nothing to say about any local issues. Needless to say I won’t be voting for them. However if you want to keep up to date with their activities, they’ve put in some real effort and got themselves a Blogger
account, the consequence of which you can view here
; is surprisingly readable if you can take the language.