Originally Posted by superted
Well yea you make a good point, communism does not work in practice but on paper it does. The reason it doesn't work - because of man! Communism needs people to be altruistic toward each other, fair and helping. Unfortunately most if not all people can't keep to these virtuous characteristics - Stalin least of all!
China seems to be doing well but communism isn't being used in the way intended and there's probably more "slavery" in China than most countries.
Yes and as I noted in another thread, Chinese money is helping prop up the US economy.