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Can a country with a large population find better and more efficient solutions to its problems under Communism?

I am from India, the world's largest democracy. I do believe in democracy but somehow, when it comes to finding solutions to problems, a communist government seems to find effective solutions most of the time.

Is communism a better approach towards problems being faced by a country with a large population or is it something which can cost us our individual rights and liberal thinking in the process of enforcing "good" solutions to solve our problems?

This occurred to me when I took a look at China, which is a major force to reckon with in today's world. It has found solutions to a lot of its problems and has been able to solve them because they were able to enforce those solutions, being communist.


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    Mar 7 2013: Education is at minimum. They read, they write.
    You can have a 13 year old girl or boy in your bed in exchange for a bar soap or a shampoo. That is Cuba.

    You can read all you want but you need to live it to understand the truth.

    I've heard many people saying that India needs a Mao Tse Tung / Mao Zedong. I don't think so.
    You are looking for order and progress but you will have to fight against the castas and religions. An impossible task. Sorry.
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      Mar 7 2013: well, at least he was good at population control. killed somewhere between 30 and 60 million people.
    • Mar 8 2013: As I have said before, there are a number of problems to solve here. Prioritizing itself is confusing pointless. Caste systems and religious conflicts are probably just the tip of the ice-berg. The series of problems could be solved, but it will take a long time.
      I agree that somebody like Mao Tse Tung wouldn't work out because it would create more problems than solving them.
      Sorry Dorian I disagree with you thinking that our problems are unsolvable, as I said, it will take a long time and a whole lot of optimism and determination but it's not impossible, :)

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