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Definition of Communism

Communism

  1. A scheme of equalizing the social conditions of life; specifically, a scheme which contemplates the abolition of inequalities in the possession of property, as by distributing all wealth equally to all, or by holding all wealth in common for the equal use and advantage of all.

Communism Quotations

The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property.
Karl Marx

We first fought... in the name of religion, then Communism, and now in the name of drugs and terrorism. Our excuses for global domination always change.
Serj Tankian

The Cold War isn't thawing; it is burning with a deadly heat. Communism isn't sleeping; it is, as always, plotting, scheming, working, fighting.
Richard M. Nixon

A hostility to modernity is shared by ideologies that have nothing else in common - a nostalgia for moral clarity, small-town intimacy, family values, primitive communism, ecological sustainability, communitarian solidarity, or harmonies with the rhythms of nature.
Steven Pinker

Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite.
John Kenneth Galbraith
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Communism Translations

communism in Dutch is communisme
communism in German is Kommunismus
communism in Hungarian is kommunizmus
communism in Spanish is comunismo
communism in Swedish is kommunism

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