Capitalism not only survived; it actually prospered despite its problems. Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint

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Christmas gift giving is an oasis of non-market exchange that points to the possibility of a non-capitalist system of distribution. Photo: iStock

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As the world evolves from the industrial age to an information age and more workers become freelancers, the very nature of a ‘soviet’ has become obsolete. Photo: AFP

Bolshevism: A hundred years on

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Illustration: Jayachandran/ Mint<br />

China’s political interventions

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<br />Illustration: Jayachandran / Mint<br />

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Francis Fukuyama in Iran

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<br />René Descartes is a seminal figure inWestern philosophy (Photo by: AFP)<br />

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Marxist priests

Marxist priests

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