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Not Even Socialists Know the Meaning of Communism

January 6, 2021

What is communism, and why can't socialists seem to get the facts straight when it comes to their own ideology?

Socialists and communists often think their ideology means workers make all the rules and the government has little role at all. Any basic understanding of history shows this is not the case. Donald Kendal and Justin Haskins break down the differences between socialism, communism, and capitalism in this newest episode of "Stopping Socialism."
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Donald Kendal is a graphic designer for The Heartland Institute, a research fellow for Heartland's "Stopping Socialism" project, and the host of Heartland's In the Tank Podcast and Stopping Socialism TV.
dkendal@heartland.org @InTheTankPod
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Justin Haskins is the Editorial Director and a Research Fellow at The Heartland Institute.
jhaskins@heartland.org @JustinTHaskins