Core values of socialism

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  • Socialism Core values
    • Egalitarianism
      • a belief in far-reaching equality of outcome - probably the most defining doctrine of socialism
    • Collectivism
      • a belief that humans work best - that is most ethically and efficiently in cooperative social groups rather than as self-striving individuals
    • Social Justice
      • a fair distribution of wealth, income and social status, which for socialists means greater equality, achieved collectively
    • Social harmony
      • a society based upon collectivism and equality would be a recipe for social hsocial cohesion and community
    • Democracy
      • the belief that rational and altruistic humans are deserving of 'people power; whether in direct or indirect/representative form

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