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7 Reasons Socialism Will Make You Poorer Than Capitalism

magst Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 10:26 AM
You have made me spit my tea out,which i know is bad manners but it it hard being lectured by an American on our cities and countryside's beauty and citizens behaviour. Considering the U.S has the highest proportion of incarceration , gun deaths and murders,you might be better off living in a castle with a moat like we all do.
Given what we know in 2012, saying that capitalism will make a society richer than socialism should be about as controversial as saying the earth is round, not flat. Yet, a recent Gallup poll shows that more liberals have a positive view of socialism than capitalism. This is only possible because there are so many perverse incentives that drive the promotion of socialism. If you're a politician, socialism puts power in your hands while capitalism takes it away. If you want to use the government to control people's lives, socialism is a wonderful vehicle to do just that while...