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Monopoly: Socialism Edition

Posted: Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:31 am
by psk836
'“Get ready for laughs as the twists and turns of life put a damper on working toward a shared, utopian society. Cooperation isn’t always what it’s cracked up to be,” the description read, according to CNBC.

The description also said players would move around the board working together to make a better community by managing and contributing to various projects, including a no-tip vegan restaurant, an all-winners school or a museum of co-creation, according to Time.

"You'll have issues with your neighbors, your DIY community projects go awry, you're constantly voting to shake things up and there's always an emergency that requires dipping into the Community Fund!" the description read, according to Time."

https://www.syracuse.com/us-news/2019/0 ... ebate.html

Re: Monopoly: Socialism Edition

Posted: Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:32 am
by psk836
https://www.cnbc.com/2019/08/22/ted-cru ... itics.html

'“Why to Leftie academics so fear pointing out the manifest failures of socialism?” the Texas Republican wrote on Twitter, referring to a critique posted Wednesday by a professor at Rutgers, which went viral.

Cruz proposed other parodies, such as a “Venezuela edition,” a “Russia/USSR edition” and an “East Germany edition.”

“Or we could do the University edition: you imagine a magic money tree; you give everything free to anybody who wants it; nobody works, studies, or innovates; and everybody gets an A!”'

Re: Monopoly: Socialism Edition

Posted: Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:40 am
by nolaxride
Interesting. And funny. No one is proposing the US become a socialist country. In fact, the world has never seen a socialist country. Many have called themselves socialist, but upon examination, they aren't.

Re: Monopoly: Socialism Edition

Posted: Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:51 am
by Tejanochimbo
psk836 wrote:
Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:31 am
'“Get ready for laughs as the twists and turns of life put a damper on working toward a shared, utopian society. Cooperation isn’t always what it’s cracked up to be,” the description read, according to CNBC.

The description also said players would move around the board working together to make a better community by managing and contributing to various projects, including a no-tip vegan restaurant, an all-winners school or a museum of co-creation, according to Time.

"You'll have issues with your neighbors, your DIY community projects go awry, you're constantly voting to shake things up and there's always an emergency that requires dipping into the Community Fund!" the description read, according to Time."

https://www.syracuse.com/us-news/2019/0 ... ebate.html
► What is Socialism?

Your definition, i mean