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Forum: History Today, 15:57
Replies: 19
Views: 438
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Indeed, primitive communism is called band...

Indeed, primitive communism is called band society. There was no exchange of products from hunt or gathering. They consumed it in a shared fashion. Trade only came into existence when there were...
Forum: History Today, 09:06
Replies: 19
Views: 438
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Again, there were no fucking tribes in primitive...

Again, there were no fucking tribes in primitive communism, tribes developed with the onset of neolithic gardens, i.e. agriculture, which gradually replaced hunting and gathering. Primitive communism...
Forum: History Yesterday, 14:47
Replies: 19
Views: 438
Posted By Tim Cornelis
It's like talking to a brick wall. As I explained...

It's like talking to a brick wall. As I explained last time, in primitive communism there is no trade (of goods or services) and there are no tribes.
Forum: Sports & Health Yesterday, 14:33
Replies: 165
Views: 10,589
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Hardgainer usually means you just need to eat...

Hardgainer usually means you just need to eat more.

Stronglifts 5x5 or Starting Strength 5x5 (or 5/3/1 routine, don't know exactly what it is, but it's usually listed along these two).

Been...
Forum: Learning 28th August 2014, 17:31
Replies: 30
Views: 1,157
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Again being disingenuous. Kill all the fetuses!...

Again being disingenuous. Kill all the fetuses! "you must have some sort of management to coordinate that work." Your response: "Capitalist authoritarianism is bad, but *our* authoritarianism is...
Forum: Politics 28th August 2014, 16:40
Replies: 21
Views: 642
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Yeah, I thought I saw some stills of captured...

Yeah, I thought I saw some stills of captured Russian soldiers... Indeed, that is against international law too -- but not a word of condemnation.

I'm also not sure if they are really Russian...
Forum: Philosophy 27th August 2014, 19:22
Replies: 6
Views: 192
Posted By Tim Cornelis
How is communism not the end of history? ...

How is communism not the end of history?

Also, he's provided a good opening line or paragraph for every book on socialism (or the restatement or rediscovery of socialism [of the twenty-first...
Forum: Politics 26th August 2014, 20:40
Replies: 24
Views: 718
Posted By Tim Cornelis
No. You're a Islamic State-supporting and...

No. You're a Islamic State-supporting and Nazi-supporting Maoist Third Worldist.
Forum: Politics 26th August 2014, 20:30
Replies: 24
Views: 718
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Of course, you have trouble understanding logic....

Of course, you have trouble understanding logic. Hence, why you are a Maoist Third Worldist.



Exactly. You're a support of Nazism.
Forum: Politics 26th August 2014, 20:12
Replies: 24
Views: 718
Posted By Tim Cornelis
No. You prove what the USA wants by pointing out...

No. You prove what the USA wants by pointing out what the USA wants, not what Israel wants. Because you're just making an assumption that their positions align without actual evidence. So when...
Forum: Politics 26th August 2014, 19:57
Replies: 24
Views: 718
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Someone mentioned Obama and the USA wanting such...

Someone mentioned Obama and the USA wanting such a policy, you respond with an article about Israel saying Zionism does not want such a policy. You implied that the Zionist state of Israel rules the...
Forum: Politics 26th August 2014, 19:34
Replies: 24
Views: 718
Posted By Tim Cornelis
k why is that relevant to what you said. You...

k why is that relevant to what you said. You implied that the US is a Zionist government, which kinda brings the suspicion of anti-semitism on you.

Also, why is this Third Worldist not restricted...
Forum: Politics 26th August 2014, 19:19
Replies: 24
Views: 718
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Did that Third Worldist just imply that the...

Did that Third Worldist just imply that the United States is ruled a Zionist government...?

(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zionist_Occupation_Government )
Forum: Learning 26th August 2014, 10:26
Replies: 30
Views: 1,157
Posted By Tim Cornelis
This is highly ironic.

This is highly ironic.
Forum: OI Learning 25th August 2014, 20:51
Replies: 4
Views: 210
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Depends on who you ask. In socialism there is...

Depends on who you ask. In socialism there is direct participation in decision-making concerning production, collective infrastructure, and collective investment -- the free association of equal...
Forum: Learning 25th August 2014, 20:28
Replies: 30
Views: 1,157
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Well, there was anarchist influence on Chinese...

Well, there was anarchist influence on Chinese 'communism', but this was more Kropotkin's ideas, so the first seems unlikely. Subconscious influence? Not sure what that would be. But what seems a...
Forum: Politics 25th August 2014, 17:46
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Exactly, what kind of leadership. But the way you...

Exactly, what kind of leadership. But the way you phrased it made it sound like leadership in general was problematic, at least I interpreted it as such.

I'm not really luxemburgist.
Forum: Politics 25th August 2014, 16:48
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By Tim Cornelis
The party's membership, although small, consists...

The party's membership, although small, consists of people interested in moving beyond capitalism, although their concept of capitalism is flawed, and therefore interesting. By engaging them from...
Forum: Learning 25th August 2014, 16:14
Replies: 30
Views: 1,157
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Hmm. I should've phrased that differently. It may...

Hmm. I should've phrased that differently. It may be that the similar outward appearance is coincidental, it may also be that the underlying logic is also coincidentally the same, or that the...
Forum: Learning 25th August 2014, 12:37
Replies: 30
Views: 1,157
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Yes there are differences, but there is this one...

Yes there are differences, but there is this one resemblance which is quite striking in its outward appearance at least: labour-money based on commodity production. I'm wanting to know whether this...
Forum: Learning 24th August 2014, 22:05
Replies: 30
Views: 1,157
Posted By Tim Cornelis
As always, bropasaran: ...

As always, bropasaran:

http://cdn.riveraveblues.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/miss-the-point2.jpg?e06feb

Did you explain why this is a strawman? No. It seems that you made a knee-jerk...
Forum: Learning 24th August 2014, 21:24
Replies: 30
Views: 1,157
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Also interesting comments by Marx on labour money...

Also interesting comments by Marx on labour money and banking. In these labour-money schemes, a bank gives out the labour money currency. Marx comments:



So we see that Marx description of the...
Forum: Learning 24th August 2014, 20:21
Replies: 30
Views: 1,157
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Maoism is Proudhonism in disguise

I've for a while considered Stalinism quite similar to Proudhonism, the notion that when you change the conditions of market exchange and commodity production, either legally (as per Stalinism) or...
Forum: Learning 24th August 2014, 19:55
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Collectivist anarchism, I would say, is...

Collectivist anarchism, I would say, is anarcho-communism of the First International period.



Mutualism is based on Proudhon's ideas of the perpetuation of market exchange, but with labour...
Forum: Politics 24th August 2014, 19:11
Replies: 29
Views: 534
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Note that Engels spoke of an is, not an ought. He...

Note that Engels spoke of an is, not an ought. He did not conceive of the revolution being isolated and would inevitably spread. As practice has revealed, revolutionary territories can and do become...
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