What is socialism with Chinese characteristics?
Robin Daverman, World traveler
Answered Dec 13, 2014
It means exactly what it says.
The "socialism" part is that the government still has the ultimate responsibility to take care of people, which means free education, making healthcare available to all, providing social benefits to the elderly, and when there is a natural disaster (earth quakes, bird flus, etc.), the government takes care of the affected people.
The "Chinese characteristic" part is that the governm...