It’s not just hard-core Marxist toilets like Cuba belatedly realizing a bloated state sector does not deliver results now: the voters of Sweden -the European liberal ideal touted by the international left as how Socialism can work- are rejecting the libs that have run their country for the better part of 80 years.
The Left are surely used to being in charge in Sweden, and thought a world economic crisis might buoy their fortunes after getting curb-chucked last time. However -in the event- the Socialists lost their second election in a row. And it gets worse: their center-right opponents -who just successfully defended spending cuts of the last four years- will now have to deal with the far-right SD:
Well now, isn’t that special. Another nail is driven into the coffin of Marxist ideology.