Are You A Socialist?

According to a recent Gallup Poll, 49% of Americans 18-35 have a favorable view of socialism. Where do you stand? Are you a socialist -- even though you may not even realize it? Take this quick survey created by Chicago Socialists (www.chicagosocialists.org)

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Created by CHITOWNSOC
On Mar 26, 2015

If forced to choose between cutting funding for education or increasing taxes on the wealthy, it's always better to tax the rich more heavily.

The US military isn't perfect, but it is on balance a force for good in the world. It intervenes primarily to try to promote freedom and democracy abroad.

It's wrong for private investors to own and profit from schools, clean water, roads and sidewalks, hospitals, power plants, telecommunications grids, and more. These should be publicly owned and controlled by the people.

Workers create more value at work than they get paid in wages. What's leftover is profit for the employer. This is unjust and exploitative --- the greater the share of profits going to workers, the better.

As long as it's profitable to burn fossil fuels, corporations will keep destroying the environment. The profit system is the root problem.

The Democrats and Republicans represent the wealthy. If there were a genuinely viable party of the left I would enthusiastically support it as an alternative to the "two factions of the Party of Wall Street."

Yep, you're definitely a socialist!

Yep, you're definitely a socialist!

Let's get organized! www.chicagosocialists.org www.socialistworker.org www.internationalsocialist.org

You lean socialist. Definitely a left-winger.

You lean socialist. Definitely a left-winger.

You're a strong supporter of social justice and you lean socialist on most issues. Let's get organized! www.chicagoscialists.org www.socialistworker.org www.internationalsocialist.org

OK, so you're not a socialist. But it's never to late to make a sharp left turn!

OK, so you're not a socialist. But it's never to late to make a sharp left turn!

Maybe reading www.socialistworker.org will change your mind.

Geez! You're straight reactionary!

Geez! You're straight reactionary!

Maybe you should re-think your priorities.