Repost of "Why Do People Become Communist…." from FEE

I always find it interesting that most Americans believe that communism is dead.  Actually, that is far from the truth.  As the reality that ‘People Are Policy’ is a strong component of the development of so to is countering the ideologies that are contrary to our Constitutional Republic.  I’m reposting this article in its entirety since it is point on and causes us to think through this reality.  I’m posting this as the direct html republishing code formatted it.
Here is the article link as well.

Why Do People Become Communists, and Why Do They Stick With It?

For as long as I can remember, I’ve puzzled about why people become communists. I have no doubt about why someone would stop being one. After all, we have a century of evidence of the murder, famine, and general destruction caused by the idea. Ignoring all this takes a special kind of willful blindness to reality. Continue reading