While many have been talking about Venezuela's food shortages, Cuba is now implementing a rationing program to combat its very own socialism-induced shortages of basic goods.
Legal SystemU.S. History
Victories against the drug war have all come first at the local level, and only then does the national government slowly back off its drive to dictate to Americans what they can eat or smoke.
The welfare state is a key ingredient in sowing social mistrust and discord among diverse groups in Sweden.
When it comes to school safety, a good place to start is by allowing local jurisdictions to reassert local control in their own communities.
Labor and Wages
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is aghast that some people like to pick up a few bucks doing work which brings no prestige. This is part of a larger obsession among politicians with de-valuing and working against unglamorous jobs that involve "dirty" work.
The effort to nullify gun laws at the county level illustrate how the relationship between citizens and government can be quite different at a more local level.
Big GovernmentInterventionismPolitical Theory
The Swiss “Landsgemeinde” assembly provides some insight into how to create a less-bad form of political power. But that's still worse than true self-determination.
Families provide an example of social bonds without private property, prices, and “capitalist exploitation.” So, it's odd that Marx wanted to abolish the family.