The right claims that technology will enrich all classes of society while European socialism breeds Uncle Toms failing to empower individual innovation.
In the coming Age of Globalization, both economic systems destroy the Middle class while making a way for the Elite class to enslave us, creating insecurity and poverty. The real benefits of liberalism only apply to who you know, your location, and how much money you contribute to the system.
In case of Russia, mass poverty ensued while the few profit off the backs of others. The real dangers are the ecological damages to the environment.
Hopefully a political vacuum can get people thinking again in how to solve our dilemma. Both parties seem incapable of solving problems under capitalism. Neither can central planning transform the lives of people in underdeveloped countries. Only a resource-based economy can give us our natural balance to correct the inequality in 3rd World nations.