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The Wholesome Version of Monopoly

Everybody knows Monopoly, the family-separating, relationship-breaking and sometimes fun board game. The way it is played now, is not the way it was necessarily supposed to be. Creator Elizabeth Magie was a disciple of economist Henry George, who believed that landowners grew rich at the expense of their non-landowning tenants who slid further into poverty. This believe was captured in the original boardgame, which featured a double set of rules for two different games on the same board: anti-monopolist and monopolist. The monopolist rules are comparable to the contemporary form of Monopoly, whereas the anti-monopolist rules are the complete opposite:  these rules reward all players during wealth creation.  A win in the anti-monopolist version could be achieved when the player having the lowest monetary amount had doubled his or hers original stake. (source)

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