FW: Re: the rich and corporate parasites Re: [LINK] Why so many of us think we're overtaxed

hartr@interweft.com.au hartr@interweft.com.au
Wed, 26 Feb 2003 12:34:24 +1000 (EST)


On 26 Feb, Deus Ex Machina wrote:

> sorry socialism/communism has failled everywhere its been tried. there is still
> inequality and there are still people that want priveldges and power and wealth.
> trying to suppress this on a large scale has never really worked.

Bing - incorrect.

1) Socialism != Communism

2) There is good evidence that socialism has not failed. The social
   safety net system in our country (and the strong support for it from
   our people, if not our current government) is but one example of the
   continued success of and belief in socialist principles.

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