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Visions of a better world

HONG KONG (SE): Is a perfect society possible? A valid question for our present time.
 
Plato (ca. 427 to 347 BC), envisioned a rigid class structure with the topmost—the golden citizens—training for 50 years to become benign oligarchs, or philosopher-kings whose wisdom would supposedly eliminate poverty and deprivation fair distribution of resources.