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Forum: Learning 5th December 2013, 13:28
Replies: 60
Views: 1,262
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Sorry, I'm not sure I understand, could you...

Sorry, I'm not sure I understand, could you unpack that a bit? When I read The Conquest of Bread, the idea that I picked up was that the means of production would be under public ownership. Anyone...
Forum: Music 4th December 2013, 02:53
Replies: 18
Views: 538
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Thomas Newman - Any Other Name: ...

Thomas Newman - Any Other Name:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WIjWaulrLjs
Forum: Learning 4th December 2013, 02:36
Replies: 60
Views: 1,262
Posted By Post-Something
Yeah, no I understand that, but Tucker's talking...

Yeah, no I understand that, but Tucker's talking about a stateless society, so private property wouldn't exist.
Also, that's just a stupid tendency label that I pegged on years ago round the time...
Forum: Learning 4th December 2013, 00:03
Replies: 60
Views: 1,262
Posted By Post-Something
Yeah, buddy, I've read the manifesto. I think...

Yeah, buddy, I've read the manifesto.
I think you'll most likely always have some form of remuneration. Don't twist that and turn it into money, don't twist it and turn it into something specific to...
Forum: Learning 3rd December 2013, 23:42
Replies: 60
Views: 1,262
Posted By Post-Something
Thanks for your in depth exposition, I can...

Thanks for your in depth exposition, I can already see it now, those three buzzwords are sure to win over even the most cynical of critics.
Forum: Learning 3rd December 2013, 22:54
Replies: 60
Views: 1,262
Posted By Post-Something
Yeah, exactly, which is why nobody would work for...

Yeah, exactly, which is why nobody would work for a guy who operated in a way which offered them a bad working deal.
But also, to be fair, if you look at it seriously, the marxists don't have a full...
Forum: Learning 3rd December 2013, 22:10
Replies: 60
Views: 1,262
Posted By Post-Something
Labour credits, wages, whatever, there is some...

Labour credits, wages, whatever, there is some form of remuneration involved. You have to remember that if there's going to be anarchism there isn't going to be a monopoly of one type of...
Forum: Learning 3rd December 2013, 20:54
Replies: 60
Views: 1,262
Posted By Post-Something
Because the way Tucker saw it was that by...

Because the way Tucker saw it was that by removing a number of monopolies granted by the state, that allow capital to remain in the strong hold of capitalists, you will unleash a competition that...
Forum: Theory 3rd December 2013, 20:47
Replies: 71
Views: 1,609
Posted By Post-Something
Yes, I understand this. But don't you agree with...

Yes, I understand this. But don't you agree with the thrust of my point? That Malcolm X had to use Islam, in both the Nation of Islam and after as a Sunni to promote his political aims? He had...
Forum: Learning 3rd December 2013, 20:31
Replies: 60
Views: 1,262
Posted By Post-Something
Sorry, what do you propose instead? A gift...

Sorry, what do you propose instead? A gift economy?
Forum: Learning 3rd December 2013, 20:30
Replies: 60
Views: 1,262
Posted By Post-Something
Yes I agree with pretty much everything you've...

Yes I agree with pretty much everything you've said here. I've read about Mondragon and their system before, and obviously hold co-ops in high esteem. There were even parties who based their whole...
Forum: Theory 2nd December 2013, 21:52
Replies: 71
Views: 1,609
Posted By Post-Something
The fact that he interpreted his religion in...

The fact that he interpreted his religion in terms of the things around him. For example, he saw white people as the devil, and the condition blacks were living in was hell. In that sense heaven was...
Forum: Learning 2nd December 2013, 21:39
Replies: 60
Views: 1,262
Posted By Post-Something
Yes, but the amount of effort it takes just to...

Yes, but the amount of effort it takes just to turn federalist is enormous in itself. Maybe its different as I am in the UK and so thing are centralized, but when I imagine Anarchism, I do not...
Forum: Theory 2nd December 2013, 21:24
Replies: 71
Views: 1,609
Posted By Post-Something
No, because I don't think Malcolm X actually...

No, because I don't think Malcolm X actually believed in God. I think he used it to further his political aims.
Forum: Theory 2nd December 2013, 02:06
Replies: 71
Views: 1,609
Posted By Post-Something
To be fair, I can see scenarios where using...

To be fair, I can see scenarios where using religion to further your political aims is justified, that's what everyone else does. The way Malcolm X used Islam for example was a stroke of political...
Forum: Learning 1st December 2013, 23:55
Replies: 60
Views: 1,262
Posted By Post-Something
I'm sorry, I'd really like to add something of...

I'm sorry, I'd really like to add something of worth, and have just spent the last hour or so reading through various An-Comm materials just to try and help you, but I just can't imagine how this...
Forum: Learning 1st December 2013, 22:12
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By Post-Something
Yeah, I needed the source for an essay.

Yeah, I needed the source for an essay.
Forum: Learning 1st December 2013, 18:26
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By Post-Something
A number of people actually helped me find what I...

A number of people actually helped me find what I was looking for. It turns out it was in Marx's La Liberte speech:



More interesting is actually Lenin's commentary in State and Revolution:
...
Forum: Learning 30th November 2013, 22:50
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By Post-Something
Marx on Britain

Hi there, could somebody give me a source to where Marx said Britain may not need a revolution to achieve socialism? Thank you!
Forum: Politics 5th November 2012, 19:09
Replies: 11
Views: 286
Posted By Post-Something
It's not mandatory, but I'm pretty sure they give...

It's not mandatory, but I'm pretty sure they give companies incentives for doing it, some help with their taxes or something. It's mainly just to help with all the money the government has to dish...
Forum: Learning 5th November 2012, 19:05
Replies: 4
Views: 547
Posted By Post-Something
Marxist critique of the EU

Hi, I'm wondering if somebody could point me to some good critiques of the EU from a Marxist point of view? Just watched a documentary about the history and breakup of Yugoslavia and would like to...
Forum: Theory 3rd November 2012, 18:42
Replies: 25
Views: 892
Posted By Post-Something
I think that the student-teacher relationship...

I think that the student-teacher relationship will largely cease to be institutionalized. The traditional school as we know it will no longer be a sustainable model and we are already seeing massive...
Forum: Learning 2nd November 2012, 16:42
Replies: 5
Views: 192
Posted By Post-Something
Interesting, did they ever ban student protests...

Interesting, did they ever ban student protests outright?
Forum: Learning 2nd November 2012, 15:46
Replies: 5
Views: 192
Posted By Post-Something
Student protests

Hi, I'm wondering about student protests and what reactions they have caused. Does anybody know of any bans on demonstrations that have happened after students have occupied buildings, protested,...
Forum: Learning 31st October 2012, 14:45
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By Post-Something
Fucking hell. I have to say that's the most...

Fucking hell.
I have to say that's the most radical thing I've heard in a long time. Very incisive and somber. I always thought that the goal was to get a revolution in one country and to spread it...
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