Why socialism polls well among young people and African Americans by Peta Lindsay

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By Peta Lindsay
January 4, 2012

Occupy Wall Street Day 20

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Statement by PSL presidential candidate Peta Lindsay

Recently the Pew Center for research published a poll in which they found that 49 percent of young people in the U.S. have a favorable view of socialism, while only 43 percent reported viewing it unfavorably. The report also revealed that African Americans have a favorable view of socialism at a rate of 55 percent to 36 percent.

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