Quote Originally Posted by Odysseus View Post
I've actually gotten into it with leftists who believe that because those communists and socialists somehow abandoned the basic leftist ideals, that they were, in fact, right-wingers. Wei usually tries this with Stalin and the other communists, but if every person on the planet who ever called himself a socialist and ran a state indulged in mass murder, then there comes a point where you have to ask yourself if mass murder is a bug or a feature of the left.
Actually it's a by product.