Not going on...
1 : any of various economic and political theories advocating collective or governmental ownership and administration of the means of production and distribution of goods
2 a : a system of society or group living in which there is no private property b : a system or condition of society in which the means of production are owned and controlled by the state
3 : a stage of society in Marxist theory transitional between capitalism and communism and distinguished by unequal distribution of goods and pay according to work done
Originally posted by jimmyx
you list what is, without listing the reasons they were put into law, and the legislative battles fought from both sides.
i know a now-retired accountant of 40+ years of experience say to me that if you didn't have the inheritance tax, the extremely wealthy would own 99% of all property in america within 4 generations.edit on 18-12-2012 by jimmyx because: spell
Originally posted by boot2theface
reply to post by MajorKarma
You have literally not addressed any of the opposition leveled against you in this entire thread. Do you plan to?
Originally posted by PrplHrt
reply to post by boot2theface
Yeah, I saw how compassionate the Soviets were. I saw them starve their people, roust them out of their beds in the middle of the night. People disappeared constantly and were never seen again. The KGB was vicious.
Either you're too young to remember or you've forgotten.
And if you're a Communist you are not my friend. You are my enemy.