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I understand that you operate in absolutes and this is why you struggle to grasp a lot of things where we actually agree and you think we don't but in this case there's no way to deny that you need to pick one or the other.
It's not a false dichotomy. I would rather live in a fascist regime (worst one to date being Hitler's or Zimbabwe-type African nations, best being Mussolini's Italy, Brazil in early 2000's etc.) than in Communist regimes (best being Cuba, worst being Pol Pot's Colombia and/or USSR).
Please explain how a democratic system wherein the means of production are controlled by the workers themselves is similar to "slavery" more so than a system where everything is controlled by a totalitarian state?
I do not appreciate you using the language, ignorance isn't the same thing as lack of intelligence.
I understand that Wikipedia says that the majority of scholars think that but that is due to the social aspects that are now wrongly associated specifically with left and right. It's a very conservative regime socially but centrist economically.
Majority thinking something, even among scholars, means the idea is easier to digest than its alternative and while this actually can mean the 'correct' option is picked by the majority it also can be due to blinkered context that a wrong interpretation is reached.