|3,466,000||China (Mao Soviets)||1923-49|
|People killed by their own government in the 20th century excluding war deaths.
Source: Death by Government, R. J. Rummel
The table to the right should be enough to convince anyone of the seriousness and the impact of philosophy.
The governments founded on the most evil of the ethics, such as altruism and collectivism, are the bloodiest.
And this chart doesn't include the blood of the Dark Age theocracies with their inquisitions and holy wars.
Adjustment to Government Intervention
The Poor Suffer Under Capitalism
Redistribution of Wealth
Roads and Infrastructure
A "Mixed" Economy
Government Regulations (The FDA)
Campaign Finance Reform
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