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Democracy is the only road to socialism

  1. cjhunsinger profile image71
    cjhunsingerposted 6 years ago

    Certainly,we as a nation have entered into an area of socialism that there may be no return from; are we then following the statement above, credited to Karl Marx? It follows that socialism is the only road to Marxism, a totalitarian rule. Would you agree?

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    Poppa Bluesposted 6 years ago

    Every civilization follows the following progression:

    1.From bondage to spiritual faith
    2.From spiritual faith to great courage
    3.From courage to liberty
    4.From liberty to abundance
    5.From abundance to complacency
    6.From complacency to apathy
    7.From apathy to dependence
    8.From dependency back into bondage.

    I believe we as a nation, with the election of Obama are at step 7. How long will it take to get to step 8 is unknown, but to deny this is occurring is at best foolish and at worst ignorant.

    1. Ron Montgomery profile image59
      Ron Montgomeryposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Actually, to post that is.

      1. Mark Knowles profile image61
        Mark Knowlesposted 6 years ago in reply to this


        Yes - when was the spiritual faith bit? While the natives were being raped (fully compensated)? lol

    2. Greek One profile image80
      Greek Oneposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      tell me more about this bondage phase please

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        Poppa Bluesposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        For that you'll have to find my blog!

  3. Cagsil profile image83
    Cagsilposted 6 years ago

    Socialism is an ideology that fails 100% of the time, simply because it suppresses any individual rights or freedoms.

    Democracy isn't the only road to socialism. Both are altruistic ideologies, both as dangerous to America's way of life.

    The Republic Union of Citizenry and Government is based on Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness.

    Socialism defeats Liberty.
    Socialism destroys Life.
    Socialism degrades the Pursuit of Happiness.

    Socialism and Democracy are both misconceptions, based on faulty ideologies.

    Just my thoughts on the subject. smile

  4. gamergirl profile image59
    gamergirlposted 6 years ago

    I've got a bondage blog for ya, Greek One.  tongue tongue tongue