the FAILURE so-called of Socialism - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • david
    • 12.11.05 | 06:54 (IST)

    Seems like a lot of self-styled pundits here are making reference to the failure of socialism. Is that so??? Let's see now -- where is there a nicer quality of life: in the Scandinavian countries, with mixed socialist economies, universal health care, and almost no poverty or the US and Israel -- lands of crony capitalism, rising poverty rates, and shrinking access to health care? If only we could move Sweden closer to the equator and break them of that annoying habit of using Swedish to communicate with each other, I'd move there in a heartbeat.

    from the article: Analysis / Fold up the road map
    First published 00:00 11.11.05 | Last updated 00:00 11.11.05
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