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Definition an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property with the goal of a classless society
  • A challenge with communism is that it is harder to know how to allocate capital when prices are subjective rather than the product of individual valuations.
communism = an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property with the goal of a classless society
  • Capitalists defeated communists in the Cold War.
  • communists = people who support an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property with the goal of a classless society
  • Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite.
    John Kenneth Galbraith
  • The real struggle is not between East and West, or capitalism and communism, but between education and propaganda.
    Martin Buber
  • Do you think they like Communism?
    David Henry Hwang  --  M. Butterfly
  • communism = an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property with the goal of a classless society
  • Who will repay us for our homes, for the lands the Communists stole from us?
    Christina Garcia  --  Dreaming in Cuban
  • communists = the political party that supports an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property
  • And had I discovered if there were any communists behind the disruptions?
    John Howard Griffin  --  Black Like Me
  • communists = people who support an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property with the goal of a classless society
  • As for the Chang father, well, in 1950, the Communists cracked down on all the landlords.
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter's Daughter
  • communists = people who support an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property with the goal of a classless society
  • We cannot build communism without doing away with individualism.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • communism = an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property in a classless society
  • All faith in Communism and love for Russia was dead.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • communism = an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property in a classless society
  • Besides, Angola is an extremely Communistic nation if you ask me.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • communistic = having an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property
  • Brunner said he was fighting because he hated Communism.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • communism = an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property
  • He had heard about unions; in his mind unions and Communists were linked.
    Richard Wright  --  Native Son
  • communists = people who support an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property
  • He hoped that the Communists would prove unable to hold the country.
    Gish Jen  --  Typical American
  • communists = people who support an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property with the goal of a classless society
  • This earned him the wrath of the Chinese Communist Party. They ... and accused him of "providing relief to the people and thereby blunting the People's Consciousness and diverting them from the Revolution."
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things
  • communist = someone who supports an economic system that abolishes private ownership of property with the goal of a classless society
  • Now, what would happen if you divorced your wife to marry a Communist Chinese actress?
    David Henry Hwang  --  M. Butterfly
  • I personally think the generals probably will stop the Communists.
    David Henry Hwang  --  M. Butterfly
  • You're not gathering information in any way that violates Communist Party principles, are you?
    David Henry Hwang  --  M. Butterfly
  • Then, too, his brother's talk of communism, which he had treated so lightly at the time, now made him think.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  Anna Karenina
  • With communism wicking across the Far East, America's leaders began to see a future alliance with Japan as critical to national security.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken

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