“Socialism Leads to Death”

Prelude for Americans
The word socialism, since the post McCarthy era, has been used by the American educative system as the equivalent of communism. The Merriam-Webster dictionary explains the different variations in the Socialism vs. Social Democracy: Usage Guide. My use of the ‘S’ word in the title is quoting the person that begins the story, a “self-made businessman” who inherited his business. When the astute refer to socialism as practiced in Denmark, Sweden or even the United Kingdom, they know that these are social democracies. The American…