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Old 03-22-2013, 06:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Clivey View Post
When I say "Europe"; I'm primarily talking about France, Spain, Holland, Germany. What specifically were you referring to?
All of those countries are moderate right wing, fully fledged neoliberal capitalist countries, with hints of Scandanavian welfare capitalism. Not all that different from Canada, and to be frank, only a few pegs left of the US federal government economically.

The main difference is that individual liberties are higher in Europe than in the US where being gay is illegal and drugs are satanic.

Capital commands all countries of economic significance now. It's harder to release workers in Europe too.
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