Krugman: America Too Racist to Achieve Socialist Dream

The socialists get mad if you call them socialists, but when they're talking amongst themselves they lament that they haven't gotten further in their dream of turning us into another Soviet Union. It's confusing, isn't it?

“It’s more than a 100 years people have asked, “Why is there no socialism in America?” That was Venhar Sombart in 1905. But anyway one other reason is the uh, ethnic and racial diversity which means that all too often when people see, see people suffering they don’t say, “There but for the grace of God go I” they say, “Oh well that’s just one of them.”