The House voted last week on a resolution that states: “Congress denounces socialism in all its forms, and opposes the implementation of socialist policies in the United States of America,”
The resolution enumerates the failures and immorality of socialism. It notes that “socialist ideology necessitates a concentration of power that has time and time again collapsed into Communist regimes, totalitarian rule, and brutal dictatorships.”
It further argues that “many of the greatest crimes against humanity committed by socialist ideologues” including “famine, mass murder, and the killing of 100 million people worldwide.” It lists the tyrants who have espoused this ideology including Vladimir Lenin, Joseph Stalin, Mao Zedong, Fidel Castro, Pol Pot, Kim Jong Il, Kim Jong Un, Daniel Ortega, Hugo Chavez, and Nicolás Maduro.
Incredibly 86 Democrats voted NAY and 14 punted and voted “present:”