The French thinker Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas Caritat, Marquis de Condorcet (1743-1794), expressed the spirit of the Enlightenment in reform proposals and writings on progress. He was the only philosophe to participate in the French Revolution.
You may have heard the terms fascism, communism and socialismwhen describing an overcontrolling government. They are different from a democratic government and a capitalist economy, but they are also different from each other. Keep reading to learn the differences between fascism vs. communism, fascism vs. socialism and communism vs. socialism.