Socialists believe not only that capitalism is an oppressive, undemocratic system, but that there's a viable, humane alternative.
Ralph Miliband was a prominent Marxist sociologist and the author of numerous books on socialism and politics, including Parliamentary Socialism and The State in Capitalist Society.
It is precisely social democracy's history that shows why we need a more radical socialist politics today.
Throughout history, anti-communism has aided the forces of tyranny and reaction — not democracy and freedom.
How the reasonable men of capitalism orchestrated horror in Chile 44 years ago today.