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Old August 30th, 2011, 08:25 AM   #13
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Originally Posted by Savanah View Post
The sad thing is that communism actually got lost in the melee of brutal dictatorships. Communism is not anti-democracy, but a system of economics that prevents the kind of concentration of wealth in the hands of the few like we are currently experiencing world wide. ...
What does a typical American billionaire do with his wealth? I guess that most of it, perhaps more than 95%, is invested. His standards of living are probably not very different from those enjoyed by top managers in the former USSR.

Ludwik Kowalski (see Wikipedia)
"Diary of a Former Communist: Thoughts, Feelings, Reality." My testimony is based on a diary kept between 1946 and 2004, in the USSR, Poland, France and the USA. Ask Google for Ludwik Kowalski.
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