19 January 2012
Pew Results, Positive and Negative, Capitalism and Socialism by Demographic
These numbers, published by the Pew Research Center are a little disheartening. Mostly because of the title they place on them of "Little Change...".
I ask this: Do we need a survey to know that old rich white people like capitalism and don't like socialism? (Check the numbers people)
I also ask this: How many people that support the Tea Party movement have even a faint inkling of what socialism would look like (that isn't based upon American propaganda of the bleak government controlled East circa 1970)?
Numbers are fun, the work from the Pew here is a great example of that, if nothing else.
As an aside regarding my graphic for this post. Anyone else annoyed by Lenin being included here?