When did socialism jump the shark?

Socialism was, in the 19th century, a local communitarian ideal. It was supposed to be about lots of independent small scale, self sufficient,  egalitarian  communities.   How did it evolve into large state authoritarianism?

It was about capable highly skilled people supporting each other. How did it become identified as taking from the capable to support the lowest common denominator?

I think it may have been the Paris Commune. Any thoughts?

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