: Much as Marx may have explicitly advocated thi idea of democratic workers' government, his own personal style was dictatorial, manipulative, and intolerant.
SDF: Similarly we might argue that although Hitler killed millions, his dietary habits were vegetarian, so he was OK.
: Those who complain that the Soviet Union has betrayed Marx have in mind the intellectual theories rather than the actual behavior of the man.
SDF: Marx's "behavior" is dead, along with his long-composted corpse, but his theories are still in the books. Sowell doesn't seem to have the intellectual caliber to challenge such theories head-on. And neither do you, Norman.
: I don't see anything worth debating here, do either of you?