- Capitalism and Alternatives -


Posted by: Red Deathy ( Socialist party, UK ) on March 26, 1999 at 14:21:04:

In Reply to: Comrades in each others pockets posted by Crimson Tide on March 26, 1999 at 10:21:18:

: And how did the first generation millionaires get that way? brains. Sod the kids unles they have brains too, but the first man had the choice to leave em the money.

Erm... well in some cases its ruthlessness, dishonesty, luck, and good business sense.

: Just like old times, most reds arent interested when they realize it aint gonna happen - but i still hanker for it a bit!

Well,perhaps when the time comes you can come back.

: Nice that your keeping your head, as long as you dont demand other peoples heads youll stay clean, but the dream will stay a dream.

Perhaps, perhaps not, all we can do is our best.

: true, difficult to disarm unilaterraly - requires more trust than goes around.

Thats why we need a world-wide organisation.

: Well i like it, but then they might stop you from getting communal food.

Then I'll fuck off to a different town, and they wouldn't. If they told me salt mining needed doing, and asked me, I'd think about it...

: And the machine designers village had better be like you, or he may get pissed off when they say "ooh look a machine, its ours"

Why take it, we could build one ourselves.

: Sure about that? im not

Yeah, pretty sure.

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