The Guardian reports that "socialism" was the most looked-up word on Merriam-Webster's site this year, a change the American dictionary publisher attributes to US presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, who has positioned of himself as a "democratic socialist".
As a socialist (or communist) myself, I personally think it's great that especially people from the United States try to figure out the meaning of the word beyond McCarthyism. I'm glad that people show interest in politics and finding out about positions of candidates.
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(Score: 3, Touché) by wonkey_monkey on Friday December 18 2015, @01:12PM
He didn't say he was both!
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(Score: 2) by isostatic on Friday December 18 2015, @02:50PM
He didn't rule it out -- otherwise he'd have said XOR not OR.