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readmoreoften Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-30-08 05:50 PM
Response to Reply #15
18. First of all, it's not "red"
It's capitalist.
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  -Hey, All You Free-Marketeers, Anti-Environmentalist Types, Take A Good Look At China Yavin4  Jul-30-08 03:04 PM   #0 
  - We do capitalize on it  Hydra   Jul-30-08 03:08 PM   #1 
  - I'm actually in an argument in another thread on how Amtrak should go away...  YOY   Jul-30-08 03:10 PM   #2 
  - But that would be so rude and might upset people!  DailyGrind51   Jul-30-08 03:10 PM   #3 
  - Yeah - if you think free markets are bad for the environment  bryant69   Jul-30-08 03:12 PM   #4 
  - while i'm all for a well-regulated system of capitalism as well...  QuestionAll   Jul-30-08 03:19 PM   #5 
  - Is that really a valid complaint though?  wuushew   Jul-30-08 03:22 PM   #6 
  - I'm not sure what your point is - I don't think Capatalist Russia is sufficiently regulated  bryant69   Jul-30-08 03:29 PM   #8 
     - It looks like you have the same quibble as #21 for the exact opposite reason.  yardwork   Jul-30-08 10:37 PM   #25 
  - Red China is an environmental nightmare.  DailyGrind51   Jul-30-08 03:28 PM   #7 
  - I am not sure that's an accurate description of China. n/t  bryant69   Jul-30-08 03:29 PM   #9 
  - It sounds pretty accurate to me.  yardwork   Jul-30-08 05:25 PM   #15 
  - First of all, it's not "red"  readmoreoften   Jul-30-08 05:50 PM   #18 
     - Besides that, what's your quibble?  yardwork   Jul-30-08 08:12 PM   #20 
        - Well it's just a huge quibble, I guess.  readmoreoften   Jul-30-08 09:19 PM   #21 
           - Ok, I get all that, but personally, I never equated "Red China" with pure Communism  yardwork   Jul-30-08 10:36 PM   #24 
              - Nope. Red China meant the Communist parts of China before the Communists took total control.  readmoreoften   Jul-31-08 07:31 AM   #29 
  - Pollution and over use of the waters is killing the Yellow River  csziggy   Jul-30-08 05:32 PM   #16 
  - I believe in the environmental damage - not the capatalism n/t  bryant69   Jul-31-08 07:56 AM   #30 
  - I've been there; it's pretty accurate  Lydia Leftcoast   Jul-30-08 10:43 PM   #26 
  - How is a rapacious free-market economy "red"? You confuse communism with totalitarianism.  readmoreoften   Jul-30-08 05:49 PM   #17 
  - Don't Drag This Into a Discussion Between Economic Schools of Thought  Yavin4   Jul-30-08 03:43 PM   #10 
  - Once the OP References Free Marketers its already in the realm of economic schools of thought n/t  bryant69   Jul-31-08 07:57 AM   #31 
  - Okay, let's see it.  readmoreoften   Jul-30-08 05:59 PM   #19 
  - pics -- this is NOT a rainy day, btw --  elehhhhna   Jul-30-08 04:43 PM   #11 
  - That argument won't fly with RWer in America  progressoid   Jul-30-08 04:44 PM   #12 
  - Plenty of examples  n2doc   Jul-30-08 05:17 PM   #14 
  - Milton Friedman and his Chicago Boys advised the Chinese Govt.  AllieB   Jul-30-08 04:45 PM   #13 
  - You are quite right-but the libertarians must have their freedumbs  nam78_two   Jul-30-08 09:24 PM   #22 
  - Somebody on the Minneapolis paper's website was referring to New York's  Lydia Leftcoast   Jul-30-08 10:45 PM   #27 
  - Are you seriously implying that China is a free market? nt  Dreamer Tatum   Jul-30-08 10:36 PM   #23 
  - No, Far From It, But Their Lax Pollution Regulations Matches What The Free Marketeers Here Preach  Yavin4   Jul-30-08 11:10 PM   #28 
     - I would argue that wholesale corruption is China's problem  Dreamer Tatum   Jul-31-08 10:40 AM   #33 
  - Maybe then the Olympic coverage will help  treestar   Jul-31-08 08:00 AM   #32 

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