Which Type of Socialist are You?

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Do you want to smash capitalism, but lack a starting point on how to do that? If so, you've come to the right place! This quiz should tell you what type of socialism your views most closely match.

Whether you're an anarchist, a Marxist, a democratic socialist, or what have you, this quiz should give you a better idea of whose view you might agree with.

Created by: JeanLouisDavid
  1. Are you more revolutionary or reformist?
  2. Revolutionary industrial unions are the best tool available for the working class to overthrow capitalism.
  3. There can be no "workers' state," as any state will inevitably either prop up the ruling class or create a new one.
  4. All forms of currency should be abolished.
  5. Government policies should be used to gradually change capitalism into socialism.
  6. The only way to ensure freedom for the working class is through a radically freed market without state-granted monopolies.
  7. Marxism is the only way forward for humanity.
  8. A one-party state is the best way for socialism to be established.
  9. Workers should elect representatives by industry to a central congress, which would effectively function as the national government. These representatives would be subject to a recall vote at any time.
  10. The state must be abolished.
  11. A small vanguard party should lead the working class to revolution.
  12. What was the USSR?
  13. Had you been there when the First International split, who would you have sided with: the Red (Marxists) or the Black (anarchists)?
  14. Who should own the means of production and business?
  15. How should currency be handled?

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Quiz topic: Which Type of Socialist am I?