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Is it the end of communism ?

does it exist in text books only. Russia disowned, China just have for the sack of convenience otherwise its more open atleast in terms of economy. younger castro regreetted to have it in cuba. so where does it exist???
मैं खड़ा हूँ उसी दोराहे पे, आज भी इंतज़ार में तेरे !
या तो ज़िन्दगी आये तेरे लिबास में! या मैं चलूँ फिरदौस की तलाश में !!
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  • Apparently it exists only in commie minds.Whatever was left ended about 25 years ago!And thank God for that!
    History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.
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  • The communist movement ensured that capitalism did not go laissez faire and rights of the little people was kept in consideration. That was why most countries went on to become mixed economies that did acknowledge the need for humane labour laws and social security for workers. In that sense, it was rather assimilated into the realpolitik of the world.
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  • @jatsab @thestrokes_museic
    soch samajh kar bath kijiye
    Just for fun :D
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  • does it exist in text books only. Russia disowned, China just have for the sack of convenience otherwise its more open atleast in terms of economy. younger castro regreetted to have it in cuba. so where does it exist???
    Like Hagel said " With time old ideas lose their functionality and new ideas emerge (thesis - capitalism) and opposition to them also emerge (anti thesis - communism) and the resulting idea which is functional to the current time (synthesis - Welfare state) is produced as a result of the 2"

    So Communism has served it's purpose and gone back to sleep :)
    History Optional
    "Let the fear find you again "
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  • Communism aur socialism zinda hain aur India me hi hain. Apni constitution bhi socialism ko manti hai. Par practical baat yeh hai ki yeh sab zyadatar kagazon me seemit rehte hain.
    I am a real ghost (after dead type). I am being honest. Boooooo......
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  • edited September 2014
    not over till now. still some countries follow it
    Best performed communist country =vietnam ; worst performed = north korea (i am not sure here whether its really communist or mere gangster rule);
    communism got absorbed everywhere. Even pure capitalist countries like the US had to adopt some of its features for eg central banking system, trade unions, obama's healthcare plan..etc. In west, people take "communist" word in negative way..so they built another word called "welfare programs" which has many aspects of communism.
    One personal opinion i want to say ...apart from great revolutions communists brought all over the world, irony is that indian communism sucks. Even the founding member MN Roy discarded communism later.
    back to Square 1
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  • Communism is a failed concept and will never succeed in the real world. It's is sad that our founding fathers followed the socialist ideology and even included the word socialist in the constitution by the 42nd amendment.
    I am a Dude, don't get confused by my name
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  • Crony capitalism is the only reality.
    It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat.
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