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  1. Socialisme ou Barbarie
    16th June 2014 22:58
    Socialisme ou Barbarie
    Can you except my join request to the Situationist group?
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    11th August 2011 20:54
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    Hi,nice to meet you!
  3. The Dark Side of the Moon
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    Thank you
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    12th July 2011 02:57
    The Dark Side of the Moon
    hey can you accept my stalinist group join request
  5. Coyote
    31st May 2011 20:15
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    There's an awesome part of PA? One learns something new every day I suppose.
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    Coyote
    Nice avatar ^_^
    What part of PA are you from?
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    Please accept me into the Stalinist group I've been waiting for a while.
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    20th March 2011 19:59
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    mel? I'd like to propose a game idea.
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    5th January 2011 08:48
    Magón
    I've recently become a bit interested in the Situationist International, and was hoping to get okay'd to join the group.

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Posted 16th October 2009 at 00:44 by mel Comments 0
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This is a major rewrite and reformulation of my previous blog post "The Ethics of Revolution", it should be clearer now.

Introduction


All revolutionary leftists, leftists who seek to overthrow capitalism, (whether they are aware of it or not) do so on the basis of a normative claim. Namely that a socialist society would be superior to a capitalist one. To make any normative claim, one must at some point, make an ethical appeal in order to articulate the reason...

Posted 17th September 2009 at 07:33 by mel Comments 3
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Sometimes I hate this place.

Posted 1st July 2009 at 16:31 by mel Comments 3
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I've recently had a discussion with a group people who believed, in summary, that Communism was an ideology which had absolutely no use for any ethical terminology, and that any grounds upon which you may try to justify it was nothing more than "petty moralism". They instead proposed that people should just do whatever is "useful" or "helpful", and that whether or not one should want Communism simply, ultimately, came down to a personal preference which they held for...

Posted 23rd June 2009 at 02:45 by mel Comments 0
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While we would all love to wake up in the morning and be living in a new world in which our favorite conception of a post-revolutionary society is already a reality, we know that sadly, for some time we'll be stuck in a world run by capitalists. While we do everything we can to bring that world about someday, it is very unlikely that tomorrow, next week, next year, or the next decade we will wake up and find ourselves very much closer to that world. We're dealing with a poorly educated, complacent,...
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