imperial uncle

  • conservative uncle: socialism and communism have killed millions of people over the course of the 20th century. marx literally said that the state ought to make all the decisions for the people and that everybody should be exactly equal and poor.
  • conservative uncle: capitalism has only guaranteed freedom and no one has ever died as a result of capitalist relations.
  • conservative uncle: *ignores the insidious effects of imperialism and capitalism, the former of which has resulted in the deaths of millions of people over the last several centuries through conquest and white supremacy and the latter of which has resulted in the deaths of millions of people over the last several centuries due to arbitrary deprivation of resources, massive wealth inequality, and autocratic control over the means of production that effectively turns capitalism into the system that anti-communists assume communism is*