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Capitalism is Violence

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Capitalism levels the playing field- unchecked cronyism puts obstacles on the playing field- gov't's write the laws for their crony's-
Capitalism tilts the playing field by dividing society into owners and workers. The former is a small minority of the total population, yet they decide what to produce, where to produce it, and how to distribute any surplus. Unless a democratic government politically constructs law and institutions that address that imbalance, the resulting economic inequality will continue to widen with each passing generation.
any worker can become an owner anytime they put their minds to it,,

in your socialist system you are what the government determines you are,,,
 
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Establishment pukes will always be establishment pukes, but unlike idiots like you, we didnt vote for another Bush, while you prog slaves all voted for the sick bitch Clinton. Shame on you for being such a stupid person...
First off, all the "prog slaves" voted for Bernie, Loon.
Why did Trump donate so much money to the "sick bitch"?
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Can you spot the white trash?
 
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Although, communism and socialism has a far more prolific body count than capitalism could ever hope to run up.
Both world wars in the 20th Century were waged by capitalists. Capitalists killed tens of millions of Native Americans over its first few centuries of existence, and it continues to kill millions every year who are unable to pay for food and medicine not to mention the millions maimed, murdered, and displaced by the heroic US military in Afghanistan and Iraq and Syria.
 
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Nobody said there was a difference- moving the goal posts is moving the goal posts- BOTH Party's have crony's anybody but a fool would see that.
Both parties have a fool's faith in capitalism and the mythologized white man:

April 19, 2021

"...southern Democrats after the Civil War lionized the American cowboy, whom they mythologized as a white man (in fact, a third of the cowboys were men of color) who wanted nothing of the government but to be left alone (in reality, the cattle industry depended on the government)."
 
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Rule by Fiat: When the Government Does Whatever It Wants


Rule by brute force.


That’s about as good a description as you’ll find for the sorry state of our nation.


SWAT teams crashing through doors. Militarized police shooting unarmed citizens. Traffic cops tasering old men and pregnant women for not complying fast enough with an order. Resource officers shackling children for acting like children. Homeowners finding their homes under siege by police out to confiscate lawfully-owned guns. Drivers having their cash seized under the pretext that they might have done something wrong.


The list of abuses being perpetrated against the American people by their government is growing rapidly.


We are approaching critical mass.
Your link:

"Mark my words: gun control legislation, especially in the form of red flag gun laws, which allow the police to remove guns from people 'suspected' of being threats, will become yet another means by which to subvert the Constitution and sabotage the rights of the people."

Another view on where America's current gun fetish came from:

"Today’s promotion of a certain kind of gun ownership has roots in the politics of the country since the Supreme Court handed down the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas, decision, which declared racial segregation in public schools unconstitutional.

"Since Democratic President Franklin Delano Roosevelt instituted a government that actively shaped the economy, businessmen who hated government regulation tried to rally opposition to get rid of that government.

"But Americans of the post-World War II years actually liked regulation of the runaway capitalism they blamed for the Great Depression."

April 19, 2021
 
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We don't have pure capitalism- the drug cartels do- we have a Keynesean mix of something developed for the British Monarchy- top down (Trickle Down) economics-
We don't have pure capitalism- the drug cartels do- we have a Keynesean mix of something developed for the British Monarchy- top down (Trickle Down) economics-
The cartels would seem to function like a dictatorship politically; although, the amount of money they pump into the economy through money laundering provides a crucial source of liquidity according to some accounts.
Drug money saved banks in global crisis, claims UN advisor
 
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Your link:

"This is the same government that has a growing list—shared with fusion centers and law enforcement agencies—of ideologies, behaviors, affiliations and other characteristics that could flag someone as suspicious and result in their being labeled potential enemies of the state."

Fusion centers seem to be one nexus of state/corporate power which is where fascism comes from.

"The government's extreme reactions to the Occupy Wall Street movement have been well-detailed here at Techdirt.

"The fact that most of what the Occupy movement did was protect free speech seemed to be lost on the many agencies -- both at local and national levels -- that opened investigations or abused their power in order to silence protesters."

DHS Fusion Centers Monitored Occupy Wall Street Activities Using Powerful Tools Like... Google... And Twitter
 
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Communism does all this stuff too, so what's your alternative?
Communism doesn't invade countries on the opposite side of the planet from their homeland like capitalist states have done for centuries:

Systemic Disorder

"The entire territory that today constitutes the Democratic Republic of Congo was, in the late 19th and early 20th century, the personal possession of Belgium’s king, Leopold II.

"At least 10 million Congolese lost their lives at the hands of Belgian authorities eager to extract rubber and other resources at any cost.

"This genocidal plunder — the loss of life halved the local population — rested on a system of terror and slave labor.

"This system included forced labor requiring work in mines day and night, the chopping off of hands as punishment and 'the burning of countless villages and cities where every individual who was found was killed.'..."

"The U.S., incidentally, was the first country to recognize King Leopold’s claim to Congo."
I think the retard has me on ignore, but if you could remind him...

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Le Livre noir du capitalisme - Wikipedia.

"An appendix provides an incomplete list of 20th century death tolls which editor Gilles Perrault attributes to the capitalist system.

"The list includes certain death tolls from the two World Wars, colonial wars, anticommunist campaigns and repressions, ethnic conflicts, and victims of famines or malnutrition; bringing the incomplete total to a 100 million deaths attributed to capitalism in the 20th century.["
 

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"This is the same government that has a growing list
The US gov't implemented Keynesean monetary policy- that means not capitalist- it allows crony capitalism to flourish- capitalism is just a tool, just like a gun is just a tool- and nothing you post can change that.
 
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Blaming capitalism is like blaming guns for killing people- it's a tool- the people who take advantage of it are like murderers that use a gun- they chose a tool- in our case, the people choosing the tool are in the District of Criminals- the most powerful cartel on the planet, who ensure their scheme is forced on others, by law here, by military and para-military elsewhere- innocents in particular- forcing, or coercion, is not consensual, therefore, not that good for others- only the more equal like the other ism's of the nefarious- be it communist, socialist or nazi- it's people- and our people suffer from improper education, including the elites- their education was built on false premises, a shifting foundation- thus, we have no virtuous men allegedly representing we the stinky tourists-
Capitalism elevates the interests of the business class over labor. It prioritizes profits over people everywhere it takes root. Over the past five hundred years capitalism has been responsible for the deaths of hundreds of millions of human beings and it continues to add to its grim total today.
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