Communism and Socialism Let’s not talk about Communism. Communism was just an idea, just pie in the sky. Let’s not talk about Communism. Communism was just an idea, just pie in the sky.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »Communism is like prohibition, it is a good idea, but it won’t work.Communism is not love. Communism is a hammer which we use to crush the enemy.Our fear that Communism might some day take over most of the world blinds us to the fact that anti-communism already has.The crusade against Communism was even more imaginary than the specter of Communism.Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice.For us in Russia communism is a dead dog. For many people in the West, it is still a living lion.