Has not been since the 1950s Communist Party? That party?
I will stop putting in holes. Suffice it to say Mexico City forbid plastic bags...people went back to the old ways before them bags. The world did not fall apart and the poor did not starve.
And high taxes. RUN! Happiness indexes says you are wrong, or are we having a mass emigration from sweeden, and the Netherlands and somebody forgot to tell me? All those refugees...oh wait, that is not happening.
I guess you also buy the crapola that we have the highest corporate taxes in the world, which surprise, surprise we don't. If we did major corporations, like GE, would not be paying the outrageous sum of a big fat ZERO.