Say What 1 In 10 Americans Think Communism Is Better Than Democracy

03.16.11 | Sarah Harnisch

 1 in 10 Americans say communism is better then the American style of government. 11% of likely U.S. voters think communism is morally superior to the U.S. system of politics and economics, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey. Communism calls for the elimination of all private property, and everything owned in common. Voters ages 18 to 29 are much less critical of communism as an ideology than their elders are. Conservative voters believe more strongly than moderates and liberals that communism is a failed ideology. For more on the research, check this out.