: Piper: Marx thought of the revolution as being brought to the people rather than being achieved by the people. That doesn't sound very democratic to me.
He wrote the preamble to the international in which he asserted that self-liberation was the only course of action for the proletariat.
: I am aware authors have suggested that it could be implemented democratically (Berty Russell is anor who said this), but I think you need to be realistic Lark, in todays climate do you really see a peaceful flower power revolution coming about?
Sweden is a model I think the world should emulate.