'The New York Times' Is Working Overtime to Rehab Communism and Socialism in 2017

The New York Times has long been known for having a fondness for all things politically left, but the Grey Lady has developed a real soft spot for communist and/or socialist nostalgia this year.

The paper has been running a series called Red Century, which doesn't so much just look at the history of communism as give apologists a very large platform to extol its virtues.

The series has offered such gem headlines as When Communism Inspired Americans and Why Women Had Better Sex Under Socialism.

Monday, the Times Opinion account tweeted this:

Communism was Dale Carnegie before Dale Carnegie!

Some of the replies to this almost make you glad the Times put in the effort.

A personal favorite:

This one is graphic and disturbing, but some serious replies were in order:

Seriously, as many of the responses point out, the mere fact that the Times is willing to go down this road in 2017 is utterly mind blowing.