Comment: He gives too much credit to

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He gives too much credit to

an economic system. He believes that fallible men can "institute some economic system" ( i.e. use force) to stop people from being materialistic. People either are or are not materialistic based on their personal ethics. An economic system won't make somebody try to accumulate wealth, it just changes the best way to go about that.

Even pure communism ends up with some people having more stuff than others as those who lead grant themselves the largest share of the community resources.

Instead he should focus on honesty - honest trades with honest money - which requires freedom of speech, and non-intervention from those not part of the exchange.