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    • George Jochnowitz
    • 29.10.07 | 05:19 (IST)

    Marxism always leads to famine. In addition to the murderous famine that Stalin created, there was the 1959-61 famine in China caused by Chairman Mao, who had earlier ordered farmers to melt their tools in order to provide steel for defense. Famine followed as the night the day. It was the worst famine in all human history. North Korea has been suffering from famine for years. Pol Pot, in adition to simple murder, caused countless deaths in Cambodia through famine. The reason these tragedies occurred is that Marx said that when communism arrived and economic differences were ended, all humans would be exactly the same, since there would no longer be conflict of interest. A philosophy that rejects humans the way they are can't possibly have any respect for human life.

    from the article: Ukraine to ask Israel: Recognize 1930s famine as state genocide
    First published 00:00 29.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 29.10.07
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