It is important for us as serious and faithful believers to look at the ramifications of certain ideas from their inception to their execution. What philosophy undergirds a particular action or agenda? Does it respect the dignity of man? Does it protect his God given rights? Does it correspond to the true nature of man or does it distort the Imago Dei? These are serious points to ponder and the Church's true social doctrine does just that!
That being said, there is a great article linked below. What does the Church really teach about social justice? You might be surprised!
Leo XIII Knew Socialism Would Fail Because it was Evil | Crisis Magazine