Q.1) Explain how conservatism and socialism are incorporated in the US political system. Use evidence (cite sources) to support you. (Given an outline of the essential features of social and liberal democracies, compare and contrast these systems with the features of socialism and communism). “Just a decade ago, ‘socialism’ was a dirty word in American politics.” (What would a socialist America, 2018). Do you think socialism might be more acceptable now than it had been previously, and why? In addition to course resources, such as the textbook and lectures, you also are encouraged to use substantive and reliable outside sources.
Q. 2) Explain one of the perfect political systems of Plato, Aristotle, Bacon, Marx, or Skinner. Use evidence (cite sources) to support your response from assigned readings or online lessons, and at least one outside scholarly source.