A socialist laboratory - Venezuela
Socialism remains prominent around the world despite uniform evidence that socialism has never benefited mankind. It is true that initially there may be groups which benefit from the plunder that socialism requires, but the end result has always been destructive. Here is an article from the Mises Institute about the latest "triumph" of socialism, Venezuela. Even Noble Prize winners cannot change the laws of human action.
Bernie adherents should pay close attention because the destruction of a society is what Bernie's policies will bring. It is fatal to a society to conflate the quest for a kinder and gentler world with the method to achieve that laudable goal. Socialism is not kind; it actually is quite nasty.