: Capitalism is a morally bankrupt system
: that we tolereate b/c it works.
Who is 'we'?
: Socialism can be argued better in theory
: but has historically failed. Why? Society does not allow it. Human nature does not allow it. We live with capitalism because it works in reality, not just theory
Because they (people) generally look to achieve their interests, whether it be feeding the family, going on holiday, getting a nice car, giving to charity. To do these things they need to be able to create the opportunities.