Would you say that Mr. Buffett, one of the most prominent and philanthropic capitalists of our time, is Marxist or shows socialist tendencies as might our next president, Mr. Obama, whom he supports???
There are lessons to be learned in every ideology. Muhammend Yunus of http://www.grameen-info.org/ applies socialist principles to help those who are much worse off than Joe the Plumber by giving them opportunities to dig themselves out of poverty.
If anything, the whole bailout crap and now GM and Chrysler wanting $10B stinks of something that brought the USSR and pre-capitalist China down.”
“Kristin and others: yes, let's focus on issues and get the race, gender, occupation topic away from the news/blogs. Human nature is such that we gravitate towards those with whom we can even partially identify - it is SO easy to exploit this. Please think before firing (or firing back)!”