- Capitalism and Alternatives -


Posted by: Red Deathy ( Socialist party, Uk ) on May 18, 1999 at 21:44:36:

In Reply to: Again, it's quite simple. posted by borg on May 18, 1999 at 15:59:39:

: There are two methods, or means, and only two, whereby man's needs and desires can be satisfied. One is the production and exchange of wealth; this is the economic means. The other is the uncompensated appropriation of wealth produced by others; this is the political means. --Albert Jay Nock

Indeed, this is pretty close to correct, but when *everyone* is appropriating the goods of *everyone* else, is anyone actually losing out?

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