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Originally posted by LABTECH767
American constitutional democracy at the very start of the twentieth century was the best model society that most socialist's dream of (and it was not socialism) as most of the population were industrious and hard working self employed, by the end of the twentieth century this had reversed and most American's had become wage slave's working for large corporation's that have actually taken the democracy over, replace the name corporation with nobility and you can see why the Russian people starving and working for barely enough to eat turned on there employer's.
Political system's move like a pendulum and when somebody block's the free movement of the weight it simply get's heavier and heavier until if break's free usually violently.
Main article: Common land
Originally in medieval England the common was an integral part of the manor, and was thus legally part of the estate in land owned by the lord of the manor, but over which certain classes of manorial tenants and others held certain rights. By extension, the term "commons" has come to be applied to other resources which a community has rights or access to. The older texts use the word "common" to denote any such right, but more modern usage is to refer to particular rights of common, and to reserve the name "common" for the land over which the rights are exercised. "Common land" does not mean state-owned or public land, but is owned by private individuals or corporations called partition units. A person who has a right in, or over, common land jointly with another or others is called a commoner.