Link He has been writing a series of articles for the Guardian about US economic policy both at home and abroad. This article is especially noteworthy. The IMF which is basically a tool of its largest donor has devastated many emerging economies through its "do as we say and not as we do policies". It is a powerful reminder that we are not a capitalistic democracy rather a socialistic republic. Admittedly we are one of the most capitalistic of the contenders but our successes lie in our socialist endeavors, not our capitalistic ones.