According to the survey, only a third say that taxes on wealthy people should be kept low because higher-income Americans help create jobs, with 62 percent saying that taxes on the wealthy should be high so the government can use the money for programs to help lower-income Americans.
“That sentiment has changed little since the 1990s,” adds Holland.
We need to get over our 70 year fear of the word Socialist.
The Nazis, who called themselves National Socialist, were Right Wing fascists. The State owned everything.
The USSR, although it had Socialist in the name, were communists. The State owned everything.
We are socialist in America. Ownership and private property are a part of our socialism. Don’t be fooled by this 70 year fear scheme anymore.