Thursday, September 18, 2008

A reply to my dad

Nearly thirty years ago, when I told my dad that I'd quite decided that I was a Communist, he told me that 'it's a nice idea in theory, but it'll never work in practice son. Look at Russia...'

Capitalism. It's a nice idea in theory, but it'll never work in practice. Look at Russia.

(notices via the Democratic Society blog)

1 comment:

SnoopyTheGoon said...

And the conclusion is...

Anyway, do you know what was the most popular banner for demos during the era of slavery? "Hail feudalism, the shining future of the humanity!".