Mar 6, 2020
On this radio interview, Gary DeMar discusses the truth about socialism—what it is, what it isn't, and how to combat it. The promises of the socialistic agenda is always "free stuff," but the wary consumer should immediately recognize that nothing is free; everything comes with a cost.
The politics of envy and greed have been used to attract many people, especially young people, to the socialistic "gospel." In reality, socialism is governmental stealing with the authority of the law. And while it is generally portrayed as being a philosophy of "taking from the rich and giving to the poor," socialistic policies nearly always takes from the middle class and further widens the gap between rich and poor.
"But," some might say, "weren't Christians in the early church (Acts 4:32-37) essentially socialists, because they had all things in common?" Well, no, this wasn't socialism. Listen in on The Gary DeMar Podcast!