Because they're idiots.
Because those are the official "boogeyman" names for any political system that is counter to American Capitalism.
Well, let's look at the financial state of the countries embracing those ideas. Oh, they're breaking the world financial system, that's right. That includes obama.
Because history has already proven those systems failures.
You mean like all of the socialist countries whos currency is worth more than ours?
Old management dies slowly
It's called scare tactics.
Because they are ignorant.
empty words make people sound smart
IMO most Americans don't even know what the words mean.
Not ALL Americans think that way. I believe that we have a good balance of capitalism, the cruelest form of society, with socialism, which takes care of the poor and the ill. The problem is that we all have to cooperate with one another.
Free markets and individual freedom result in greater standards of living that socialism or our current corporataucracy. However that's not on the menu here anymore, but most of us remember how much better we had it when it was.