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5. Anti-democratic – democracies are corruptible: wealth can purchase most of the representation it needs to get the laws necessary for further accumulation and concentration of wealth. This means that as the concentration of wealth increases, democracy is degraded and ultimately destroyed.
Originally posted by bjax9er
so which ISM do you propose we replace it with?
the one where government controls EVERYTHING?
free market capitalism is the most compassionate system to ever exist.
Originally posted by ElectricUniverse
reply to post by TheAnarchist
That is not "Capitalism"... A lot of what happens in Africa is ETHNIC DIFFERENCES which lead to war, and atrocities between difference groups...
In different countries in Africa there are WARLORDS who attack, and use other ethnic groups for whatever goals they have in mind such as in Rwanda...
There are also places in which Islamic extremists have been murdering and displacing millions of people for decades such as in Sudan...
What happens there HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH CAPITALISM...
Again, if you are going to discuss a topic LEARN ABOUT THE TOPIC YOU ARE WRITTING ABOUT instead of just spewing ignorance left and right...
Originally posted by Xaphan
Give a man a gun and he can rob a bank.
Give a man a bank and he can rob the world.
Originally posted by Finalized
Let's remove the capitalism vs. socialism vs. communism vs. fascism vs. any other 'ism you can come up with and get right to the point about this thing we call our life. I only have 1 item worth value, and that is my time. I trade my time for goods and services. Anyone wishing to take anything that I have traded my time for, is in essence, stealing my life. I take great offense to that and despise those that think they have a right to my life.
Originally posted by Cassius666
Hate the cheaters not the game.