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Revolutionar Post time: 2013-9-26 10:18
Everybody is a capitalist.

So childish. The vast majority of us don't cheat people out of their money. That is all capitalism is about.
What billionaire do you know of that worked 20,000 times harder or longer than the average person?
If capitalism promotes innovation and creativity then why aren't scientists and artists the richest people in a capitalist nation?

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This post was edited by KIyer at 2013-9-27 11:13

Yes, everybody is a capitalist, though not necessarily a good one.
Yes, failed socialism implodes (hurting those that are inside)
failed capitalism explodes (hurting those that are outside)
what is better for the world, implosions or explosions?
My friend the Black Swan

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soapdodger Post time: 2013-9-26 15:54
You describe capitalism as disguised imperialism and subsequently make judgments on behalf of all  ...

The end of overt slavery in the USA came about by the American civil war. One of the most violent wars
in modern history.
The ending of slavery usually requires violence.
Ending the domination of the master/slave based capitalism has so far required violence.
The Chinese know this. They paid with many lives to remain a free and sovereign after the west
tried and tried again to subjugate them. Not to mention the Japanese.
Mr. Mao and communism saved China for the Chinese people.

If capitalism promotes innovation and creativity then why aren't scientists and artists the richest people in a capitalist nation?

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seneca Post time: 2013-9-26 17:06
Yes, it is a "very young 'social system'" - and it needs a lot of polishing before it can ever be  ...

You have been so well brainwashed that you believe it was the communists defending their choice of
government that caused all the bloodshed? No bloodshed would have been necessary if not for the
capitalists trying to eliminate a superior social system that threatened their monopoly on power.
If capitalism promotes innovation and creativity then why aren't scientists and artists the richest people in a capitalist nation?

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KIyer Post time: 2013-9-26 17:05
That is a low, cheap personal attack that reflects badly on the thinking of the poster, rather tha ...

They always do this when they are losing an argument.
If capitalism promotes innovation and creativity then why aren't scientists and artists the richest people in a capitalist nation?

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robert237 Post time: 2013-9-27 08:59
You have never been to China, Russia, or Vietnam. You are a ghost of any one of the usual propagan ...

You've just put your chips on the wrong number ..

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robert237 Post time: 2013-9-27 09:03
That's because you are part of the western propaganda circle jerk in this forum.

... and what kind of jerk does it make you..??

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