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Forum: Learning Yesterday, 14:35
Replies: 8
Views: 255
Posted By newdayrising
I don't think this is correct. I believe what...

I don't think this is correct.
I believe what the OP meant by conspiracy theories are explanations of particular events or reality as a whole that involve supposed conspiracies, real or imagined,...
Forum: Theory Yesterday, 14:18
Replies: 29
Views: 995
Posted By newdayrising
Sure, I can see that. In this sense, Nechaev can...

Sure, I can see that. In this sense, Nechaev can be read as a precursor or prophet of these "events" and with some generosity, help one understand them. Now I think I see your point.
But...
Forum: Theory 24th January 2015, 16:47
Replies: 29
Views: 995
Posted By newdayrising
As I said, I don't understand your point. I...

As I said, I don't understand your point.
I have no idea why you brought up the advantages of such methods if you agree yourself they have nothing to do with socialism and the whole point was...
Forum: Learning 23rd January 2015, 14:57
Replies: 11
Views: 392
Posted By newdayrising
Who are they?

Who are they?
Forum: Theory 23rd January 2015, 14:55
Replies: 29
Views: 995
Posted By newdayrising
Ok, but I still don't understand your point. Why...

Ok, but I still don't understand your point. Why bringing up suicide bombers and spree killers is relevant then, if they clearly have nothing to do with socialist politics and we were discussing...
Forum: Theory 23rd January 2015, 00:39
Replies: 29
Views: 995
Posted By newdayrising
Yes, people unconcerned with their own well being...

Yes, people unconcerned with their own well being are more capable of killing other people, that's obvious.
I just don't see how that has anything to do with the emancipation of workers. Suicide...
Forum: Theory 22nd January 2015, 19:07
Replies: 29
Views: 995
Posted By newdayrising
"The power of a spree killer, a suicide bomber,...

"The power of a spree killer, a suicide bomber, etc."
I rest my case.
Forum: Theory 22nd January 2015, 18:24
Replies: 29
Views: 995
Posted By newdayrising
Indeed, it doesn't interfere at all with marxists...

Indeed, it doesn't interfere at all with marxists building a party. But that's not what I meant. I said it seems funny to me that some anarchists are against the party for being authoritarian,...
Forum: Theory 22nd January 2015, 13:10
Replies: 29
Views: 995
Posted By newdayrising
I find this glorification of the...

I find this glorification of the super-revolutionary who's a different, better kind of person to ordinary folk not only moralistic but also useless in that it bans proletarian politics into a ghetto,...
Forum: Learning 19th January 2015, 18:17
Replies: 36
Views: 907
Posted By newdayrising
From personal experience I would say many...

From personal experience I would say many anarchists have more of a problem with the word than with the actual definition of the state used by (the good) marxists. I have seen anarchists using the...
Forum: Learning 19th January 2015, 17:53
Replies: 33
Views: 964
Posted By newdayrising
So the "capitalists" appeared in 1953? How did it...

So the "capitalists" appeared in 1953? How did it happen exactly and how does the mode of production in eastern Europe in, say, 1960 differs from what they had in, say, 1950? What exactly happened in...
Forum: Learning 6th January 2015, 03:20
Replies: 16
Views: 657
Posted By newdayrising
Please tell us more!

Please tell us more!
Forum: Learning 2nd January 2015, 15:43
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By newdayrising
Yes it could be "more incorrect" if it was indeed...

Yes it could be "more incorrect" if it was indeed incorrect. It's not incorrect though.

As I said, there was certainly "materialist dialectics" in Marx.
But the actual school of thought, the...
Forum: Learning 1st January 2015, 19:26
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By newdayrising
9mm, the term "Dialectical Materialism" was...

9mm, the term "Dialectical Materialism" was indeed used by Engels among other people, not to mention "materialist dialectics", but the particular school of thought named after it was developed in...
Forum: Learning 1st January 2015, 18:58
Replies: 6
Views: 368
Posted By newdayrising
According to anthropological linguist Daniel...

According to anthropological linguist Daniel Everett, the Pirahã tribe in the Amazon has no concept of god, religion or social hierarchy.
His description of them is very interesting, but has been...
Forum: Learning 1st January 2015, 18:22
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By newdayrising
To make a long story short, historical ...

To make a long story short, historical materialism is Marxism while dialectical materialism is the Stalinist theory of everything.
Forum: Learning 1st January 2015, 18:06
Replies: 40
Views: 1,569
Posted By newdayrising
I have to say I do remember people getting into...

I have to say I do remember people getting into Crimethinc circa Y2K because they said things like that, so you might have a point.
Forum: Learning 31st December 2014, 16:15
Replies: 40
Views: 1,569
Posted By newdayrising
I thought it would be difficult and dangerous,...

I thought it would be difficult and dangerous, was I wrong the whole time?
Forum: Opposing Ideologies 28th December 2014, 19:46
Replies: 86
Views: 6,033
Posted By newdayrising
The great men theory is still wrong when used...

The great men theory is still wrong when used against things.
Forum: Learning 26th December 2014, 20:48
Replies: 10
Views: 253
Posted By newdayrising
I agree with 870, it doesn't matter. If you...

I agree with 870, it doesn't matter.
If you mean theft in a legal sense, socialism by definition abolishes the bourgeois legal system.
If you mean theft in a moral sense, socialism is not about...
Forum: Learning 26th December 2014, 13:06
Replies: 42
Views: 1,627
Posted By newdayrising
How come you criticize Henry Ford or the...

How come you criticize Henry Ford or the Rockefellers, not to mention a fellow Revleft user and not Mussolini or Goebbels?
This is an outrage!
Forum: Learning 25th December 2014, 22:07
Replies: 14
Views: 679
Posted By newdayrising
I apologize for being blunt, but this is pure...

I apologize for being blunt, but this is pure moralism.
Forum: Learning 20th December 2014, 18:31
Replies: 14
Views: 679
Posted By newdayrising
I make more money than the cleaning staff in the...

I make more money than the cleaning staff in the company I work for. By paying them less they're saving money than can be used paying me. Am I "indirectly exploiting" them then?
Am I indirectly...
Forum: Learning 19th December 2014, 15:50
Replies: 14
Views: 679
Posted By newdayrising
DI'm a worker in a third world country and I find...

DI'm a worker in a third world country and I find this whole notion absurd and politically poisonous in that it divides the class even further and distracts it from the real issue.
I'm not a manual...
Forum: Ongoing Struggles 17th December 2014, 12:35
Replies: 209
Views: 4,799
Posted By newdayrising
Tim Redd, why do you have your own thought and...

Tim Redd, why do you have your own thought and how does it differ from ordinary marxism-leninism? I googled it but couldn't find anything.
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