Thursday, 8 December 2016

Quote of the Day: On socialism v fascism

 

"Both Communists and Fascists describe themselves as socialists, since unlimited power over the economy entails unlimited power over everything, and vice versa. Socialism, however, is a narrow term, referring primarily to economics. The broader term, which covers the state’s power over everything, is totalitarianism."
~ Leonard Peikoff, from his book The DIM Hypothesis

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[Hat tip Anoop Verma]

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1 comment:

  1. What's in a word ? http://members.shaw.ca/jeanaltemeyer/drbob/TheAuthoritarians.pdf

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