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View Poll Results: If you had to choose only one of these, which would it be?
Democracy 20 35.09%
Free market capitalism 37 64.91%
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Old 02-06-2007, 03:03 PM  
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If you were forced to choose between democray and free market capitalism...

... which would it be?

I know it may seem like an odd juxtaposition of beliefs that in this country typically go hand in hand... but I've noticed a trend in discussions lately that caused me to consider the question in this way.

Seems like an interesting discussion.

If you were forced to choose between living in a society defined by democracy (but for instance, the people voted for communism/socialism) or one defined by capitalism (but public policy is dictated by an autocratic government) which would you choose and why?
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Old 07-03-2013, 10:36 AM   #196
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If the company could get by with a smaller staff, then by nature of the free market, your company was overstaffed before the increase.

The increase thus did nothing but make management look at that their labor force and find it was being unproductive or that less labor could be more efficient.

If your company was concerned about cost, this would have been fixed without the minimum wage increase.
I see you've never run a business or had one.
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