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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 29 2013: No, IMO, capitalism is an economic model being used as a governance model. Communism is a culture model being used as a governance model. Both will fail as governance models.

    Capitalism as a meritocracy economic model is very good when value is added to the society, but presently "Capitalism" is just a euphemism for “Corporate Welfare State” economics with no real value added just more fees, marketing, scams, and vapor-value. Communism as a cohesive culture model could be good when all citizens are equally valued in the culture from the leader, artist and generals to the warriors, daughters, teachers, infirm, criminals and addicted [even the gods would favor this state].

    Democracy is the only valid governance model (IMO). Democracy is ideal governance by the People and for the People, never governance of the people. Democracy does not preclude laws assuring fairness and protection for all. Democracy assures that no religion, nation, corporation, dogma or ideal determines the destiny of The People, the nations and individual citizens.

    “Unaccountable leaders are masters, and unrepresented people are slaves.” Democracy when fully functional will hold leaders accountable, fully enfranchise all people, and require commitment and participation by all citizens (like a voting holiday or paid leave voting).

    Democracy, Capitalism, or Communism individually cannot be a cure-all for everything; However, in a far-fetched future … far-out in space … in far-far away from personal avarice and the megalomania of dogma-drunk plutocrats and their minions … well maybe Democracy, Capitalism, and Communism when appropriately applied could create a bastardized utopia for some folks?

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