In a message dated 12/5/99 8:57:51 PM Central Standard Time, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> the names -
> "capitalism" and "socialism" have changed in meaning between our time
> and theirs -
Very germane point...and almost always ignored. One reason why the definitions of the terms used in an argument (debate?) must be agreed upon. Otherwise no conclusion is possible....since the participates talk right past each other..