On report, " 'Western-style democracy can only bring disaster', says party magazine ", October 7: TenioLatev - Western-style democracy does not work and is based on 500 years of military expansion, colonisation and wars. China will not copy this pointless mess from the West. I hope it grows its society based on the rule of law and a government that can plan 10 to 15 years ahead. tkruemmer - Democracy requires responsible citizenship and an educated electorate. China does not produce this kind of citizen. eurasianfeline - Typical communist comments. Don't knock it till you try it, CCP.