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capitalist

an owner of CAPITAL, who may or may not be directly involved in production. See CAPITALISM AND CAPITALIST MODE OF PRODUCTION.
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The global economic order needs "radical change President Ahmadinejad said, calling for the adoption of Islamic principles instead of capitalist values.
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As a result, capitalists are always looking to the future.
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Soviet workers "are no longer exploited by shareholding capitalists, but nevertheless they are exploited," he wrote, and "all the bourgeois vices and failings are still dormant, in spite of the Revolution Stalin's Russia, for Gide, was "the same old capitalist Society.
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