Definition of Communism. Meaning of Communism. Synonyms of Communism

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Definition of Communism

Communism
Communism Com"mu*nism, n. [F. communisme, fr. commun common.] A scheme of equalizing the social conditions of life; specifically, a scheme which contemplates the abolition of inequalities in the possession of property, as by distributing all wealth equally to all, or by holding all wealth in common for the equal use and advantage of all. Note: At different times, and in different countries, various schemes pertaining to socialism in government and the conditions of domestic life, as well as in the distribution of wealth, have been called communism.

Meaning of Communism from wikipedia

- Communism (from Latin communis, 'common, universal') is a philosophical, social, political, and economic ideology and movement whose goal is the establishment...
- Anti-communism is political and ideological opposition to communism. Organized anti-communism developed after the 1917 October Revolution in Russia and...
- Anarcho-communism, also known as anarchist communism, is a political philosophy and anarchist school of thought which advocates the abolition of the state...
- The history of communism encomp****es a wide variety of ideologies and political movements sharing the core theoretical values of common ownership of wealth...
- Left communism, or the communist left, is a position held by the left wing of communism, which criticises the political ideas and practices espoused by...
- Christian communism is a theological view that the teachings of Jesus Christ compel Christians to support religious communism as the ideal social system...
- Terrorism and Communism: A Reply to Karl Kautsky (German: Terrorismus und Kommunismus: Anti-Kautsky; Russian: Терроризм и Коммунизм) is a book by Soviet...
- World communism, also known as global communism, is a form of communism which has an international scope. The long-term goal of world communism is a worldwide...
- In Russia, efforts to build communism began after Tsar Nicholas II lost his power during the February Revolution, which started in 1917, and ended with...
- Multiparty Democracy, libertarian communism (anarcho-communism and council communism), Marxist communism (left communism, libertarian Marxism, Maoism, Leninism...