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Watch: Students Love Socialism – Until They’re Asked to Share Their GPA

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According to Business Insider, a poll released in October 2018 found that 31 percent of millennials identified as a democratic socialist or a socialist. Among millennial Democrats, that number increased to 48 percent.

So, when the folks over at Campus Reform traveled to Florida International University, they had no trouble finding socialists who were more than willing to defend their ideology.

Just don’t expect them to live it out.

As a bit of an experiment, Campus Reform decided to ask the young students what they thought about socialism. They were pretty psyched about it in a low-key sort of way.

“Like, I have family in Europe, they go to college for free, their health care is paid for, they don’t have to worry about it at all,” one individual told Campus Reform’s Cabot Phillips.

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