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Fri Jul 3, 2015, 07:58 PM

1. It's conflated with communism, which has been conflated with Soviet Union style communism.

Remember the Red Menace back during the cold war? Socialism became a dirty word back then. The fact is that economic systems like socialism or capitalism can flourish or fail under different types of governments from democracies to fascist dictatorships. Even Hitler's Germany had a lot of socialistic programs running that were leftover from the Weimer Republic. Kibbutz in Israel and monasteries in Catholicism are all communist.

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