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Socialism is an Illusion

Joshua Muravchik discusses Socialism versus Capitalism on Fox Business
By Joshua Muravchik | May 16, 2019

As a young man, Joshua Muravchik was a huge proponent for socialism, now he is the author of Heaven on Earth: The Rise and Fall of Socialism, where he argues strongly against it.

“As bad as I thought capitalism was, I knew communism was so much worse,” Muravchik says, “and that forced me to look more deeply at the abstract idea of socialism itself.”

Watch the fullĀ conversation featuring Muravchik on Fox Business here:

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Joshua Muravchik, a Distinguished Fellow at the World Affairs Institute, is the author of hundreds of articles appearing in all major U.S. newspapers and intellectual magazines, as well as ten previous books including Heaven on Earth: The Rise and Fall of Socialism; Exporting Democracy: Fulfilling America’s Destiny; Trailblazers of the Arab Spring: Voices of Democracy in the Middle East; and Liberal Oasis: The Truth About Israel.


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