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Old 01-14-2014, 12:29 PM   #23
houghtam
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Originally Posted by Garcia Bronco View Post
I know what I am talking about. I just don't have the time to educate you today or what everybody else already seems to know. The Roman Empire was an autocratic dictatorship. the Roman Republic was not. Are you sure you know what you're asking? The Roman Empire was not a Democracy. Had no principles generally speaking that you would call democratic.

Like I said...Republics last longer.


Believe me, I know both what I am asking and what I am talking about.

"Capitalism will always outlast communism/socialism"

Please, speak to the "capitalistic" tendencies of both the Republic and the Empire vs. their "socialist" tendencies. No, it most definitely doesn't depend on how you define the two.
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