A SUMMARY OF THE COMMUNIST MANIFESTO The Communist Manifesto represents a misguided philosophy, which teaches the citizens to give up their RIGHTS for the sake of the "common good", but it always ends up a police state. This is called preventive justice. Control is the key concept. Read carefully: 1. Abolition of private property. 2. Heavy progressive income tax. 3. Abolition of all rights of inheritance. 4. Confiscation of property of all emigrants and rebels. 5. Central Bank. 6. Government control of Communications & Transportation. 7. Government ownership of factories and agriculture. 8. Government control of labor. 9. Corporate farms, regional planning. 10. Government control of education.