English_Master February 23, 2016 No Comments
DEMOCRACY AND COMMUNISM Most of the big countries in the world have democratic governments. China, among them, the biggest in population is not democratic. India, the second biggest in population takes the pride of being the biggest democracy in the world. The sudden fall of Communism in almost all the East European countries has strengthened the idea that people in the world have a greater fancy for Democracy than for a totalitarian government. The question why people have started having contempt for Communism and have preferred democracy is simple. Communism as practiced and as is still being practiced in some countries was and is not on the pattern of Marxism. It had developed as Stalinism, the cruelest form of government. It deprived the people of their freedom of expression, speech and work. Almost every aspect of human activity was under the maximum, rather total control of the government. Everything in the nation was owned by the government and all profits went to it. The question of acquiring from the haves (the rich) and passing on to the have nots (the poor) did not arise. It has been noticed that democracy has been a great success in some countries as in the USA, the U.K., Canada, Australia, France, Germany, Switzerland,...
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