Costikyan, Greg. "The West is Red"
What if: Marxism works and capitalism doesn't.
Summary: An academician/computer expert from the USSR visits a Washington, DC, torn between failing capitalism and flowering Communism.
Published: In Asimov's Science Fiction, May 1994; and Roads Not Taken: Tales of Alternate History (eds. Gardner Dozois and Stanley Schmidt), q.v.
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