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If communism was working the way its progenitors wanted it to, would it be better than capitalism?

The main reason why communism was made was people wanted to be equal without getting restricted by their environment, but nowadays communism is abused by some dictators such as North Korean leaders. Besides, capitalism also has its own problem. There are so many people who didn't have opportunities to try what they really wanted to do due to their poverty or else.
If communism was working as it should be, would it be better than capitalism?
(When there are no dictators)

Topics: Communism
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    Apr 21 2013: Communism is defined with explicit link of dictatorship - that of the proletariat. While its idea is extremely unpopular in the West, the basic fear is about loss of private ownership. Dictatorship can be implicitly linked to capitalism - dictatorship of the rich, if you know what I mean.
    In the end Capitalism or Communism are both resource related ideals and ownership plays a vital role there. Unless our economies are founded on ideals of trusteeship instead of ownership - they will fail after a point.

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