What is socialist?

  • (adj): Of or relating to or promoting or practicing socialism.
    Example: "Socialist theory"; "socialist realism"
    Synonyms: socialistic
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on socialist:

Kader Arif - Career
... University manager (1999–2001) First federal secretary, Haute-Garonne Socialist Party (1999-2008) Member of the Socialist Party national bureau (since 2000) Socialist ...
Revolutionary Democratic Group
... Democratic Group (RDG) is a socialist organisation in the United Kingdom ... as a split from London and Scottish branches of the Socialist Workers Party, of which, for many years, they considered themselves an "external faction" ... The RDG has consistently sought alliances with other socialist groups, with the aim of forming a larger, democratic socialist party ...
Respect Party - Electoral Performance
... who felt Blair had moved the party too far to the right and away from core socialist beliefs ... immediately won a council seat in Preston as SWP member Michael Lavalette was elected as a Socialist Alliance candidate in 2003, but subsequently voted with the majority of the SWP to wind ...
Chinese Literature - Modern Literature - Maoist Era (1949–1976)
... Socialist realism became the uniform style ... Leap Forward, the government increased its insistence on the use of socialist realism and combined with it so-called revolutionary realism and ... long as it was accomplished with the desired socialist revolutionary realism ...
Workers' Socialist Federation
... itself again, this time as the Workers' Socialist Federation ... It also began working with the South Wales Socialist Society (SWSS) and the London Workers' Committee ... opened merger negotiations with the largest far left group in the country, the British Socialist Party (BSP) ...

More definitions of "socialist":

  • (adj): Advocating or following the socialist principles.
    Synonyms: socialistic
  • (noun): A political advocate of socialism.

Famous quotes containing the word socialist:

    I pass the test that says a man who isn’t a socialist at 20 has no heart, and a man who is a socialist at 40 has no head.
    William Casey (1913–1987)

    I nearly always find, when I ask a vegetarian if he is a socialist, or a socialist if he is a vegetarian, that the answer is in the affirmative.
    Katharine Fullerton Gerould (1879–1944)

    One is a socialist because one used to be one, no longer going to demonstrations, attending meetings, sending in one’s dues, in short, without paying.
    Michel de Certeau (1925–1986)