Which Kind of Socialist are You?

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Do you want to end the subordination of the working class to the capitalists? Do you need a place to start on how exactly to accomplish that? If you said yes to both of those, you're at the right place!

From Marxists to anarchists and everything in between, this quiz should be able to tell you what type of anti-capitalist your views are the closest to.

Created by: JeanLouisDavid

  1. How should currency work?
  2. Who should be controlling the means of production right now?
  3. What is your opinion of the U.S.S.R.?
  4. The state will always either empower the ruling class or create a new one to replace it; therefore, the state cannot be used to try to achieve socialism.
  5. Revolutionary industrial unions are the most effective tool available for the working class to use to overthrow capitalism.
  6. A one-party state led by a vanguard party is the most effective way to establish socialism.
  7. Underdeveloped countries, such as Tsarist Russia, must first pass through a stage of capitalism before moving to a socialist stage.
  8. There can be no "worker's state," because the state itself is a part of the ruling class; therefore, it must be abolished.
  9. Money should be abolished.
  10. A radically freed market untouched by the state is the only way to ensure freedom and equality for the people.
  11. Government policies should be used to gradually transform capitalism into socialism.
  12. Attempts to create a "dictatorship of the proletariat" will only become just as brutal as the dictatorship of the bourgeoisie.
  13. Had you been there when the First International split, who would you have sided with: the Red (Marxists) or the Black (anarchists)?

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Quiz topic: Which Kind of Socialist am I?