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Capitalism is an economic system where the capital, or means of production (including property and Natural Resources) is owned and controlled by private citizens. The government's participation in a capitalist economy includes the issuing of money, the supervision of public utilities, and enforcement of private contracts. The main hope for government is to increase efficiency through policies and the prohibition of unfair business practices. However, the concept of capitalism differs vastly from its actual practice.

While analysts and scholars are still unable to define a fascist economy, one may still follow characteristics that fascist countries have shared. Fascist economies oppose international socialism as well as liberal capitalism. The result was a middle ground between the two ideals known as "dirigisme" -- an economic term where the government allows citizens private property and private initiative, but has directive influence and control over production and the allocation of resources. Most fascist movements aim for the elimination of autonomy and discourage international trade (while capitalist and most socialist economies support the latter). Fascist economies are often oppressive and militaristic while encouraging of social and economic inequalities.
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Q: What is the difference between fascism and capitalism?
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What are the similarities and difference between communism and fascism?

Communism: a classless stateless society based on common ownership and production for use. Fascism: an authoritarian variety of capitalism, with wages system, production for sale and no democratic rights.

Difference between capitalism and socialism?

Capitalism: class society, production for sale, oppressive state. Socialism: no classes, no state, production for use.

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Is fascism and democratic capitalism the same?

No. Fascism means dictatorship, police state, no freedom of speech. Capitalism can never be truly democratic, but it can function with at least the appearance of democracy.

Does fascism allow for some forms of capitalism?

Fascism is a politcal force that is utilised by the capitalists in times of crisis specifically to defend and protect capitalism, even if some individual capitalists do not like it. It does not allow for capitalism to continue to exist, it defends it so that it may exist.

What is the difference between socialism and fascism?

There is very little Difference. Fascism and socialism are more like Rival such as Gator Football and Florida State Football. They hate each other but they are still just two football teans with a different idea on how to play the game. Fascism is Socialism with Private Property. Private property that is under total Control by the state. Socialism is the Trunk of the tree. It's Branches are Fascism, Communism, Marxism, and dictators.

What is a another way to say capitalism?

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The term capitalism was invented by Karl Marx. Most people use it today to mean free enterprise. I prefer the term freedom but I will use capitalism here. Under Communism the government owns and controls the means of production. Under Capitalism or free enterprise the people own and control the means of production. Under fascism the people retain ownership but the government takes over controls.

Is US becoming fascist?

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Is capitalism working for the US?

No, but fascism is doing quite well under the current regime.

What is the difference between pure capitalism and modified capitalism?

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