No True Communist

Quora: How can people who believe in human rights support communism when the history of all communist regimes is tainted with horrible violations of human rights?

Ira Serge · Director (2016–present)

Quite easily. They claim that “it was not true communism”, thereby committing the biggest no true Scotsman fallacy in world history.

And the comment train:

Juno Moon

Actually, the USSR and other past “failed experiments” were all socialist. Disregarding this would show that you don’t know what the definition of socialism or communism is.

Ira Serge

Case in point.

And the beat goes on.

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