Dictionary defintions:-

Communism =A theory advocating elimination of private property b : a system in which goods are owned in common and are available to all as needed.

Capitalism = An economic system characterized by private or corporate ownership of capital goods, by investments that are determined by private decision, and by prices, production, and the distribution of goods that are determined mainly by competition in a free market.

Democracy = government by the people; especially : rule of the majority b : a government in which the supreme power is vested in the people and exercised by them directly or indirectly through a system of representation usually involving periodically held free elections

Make your own mind up, but I just thought it strange that during the so called cold war, America basically described Communism as Evil. The ideology of communism as far as I can make out, is far from it and ok the Soviet version of Communism was hijacked by despots, but generally speaking, so has American democracy. How can Bush lose the popular vote and then get into power?

Remember - Democracy = government by the people; especially : rule of the majority.