[ExI] Savings and wealth

painlord2k at libero.it painlord2k at libero.it
Sun May 31 12:25:52 UTC 2009

Il 31/05/2009 4.53, Stathis Papaioannou ha scritto:

> Where do you get the relationship between a desire to be wealthier and
> voting against socialist policies? If poor people were content to
> remain poor, they wouldn't care how unfairly their country's resources
> were distributed.

This is true only if economy is a zero sum game.
It is not.
But you think so, so it is understandable that you don't understand 
because wealth creation is more important than redistribution and that 
redistribution will happen naturally if you give time and freedom to the 

> The commies have always been extremely proud of actual physical work
> that produces stuff. That's where the hammer and sickle comes from.

They were so proud of their physical works that their technology sucked 
then and suck now.
Capitalists (well sane people) are more interested in the end results 
not in the inputs.

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