According to the standard account, capitalism—whatever your criticisms of it—is synonymous with freedom. Other systems, we are told, necessitate central plan…
You gotta love this. Beautiful propaganda. If only they had the money to spam it everywhere like PragerU and the like. Sure, I would like it if it was more blatantly communist, but I do think this is a good project.
Why not democratic central planning?
Which is already what communism is?
Seems to work pretty well in China
Yeah, but you know what else also works pretty well? Propaganda against the PRC, red scare bullshit and the like. Kinda preventing the threat of a good example from working out too well.