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Forum: Theory Yesterday, 10:28
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
I generally feel that alienation is a very...

I generally feel that alienation is a very important thing to overcome especially considering there are very few amongst the current generations of workers who have ever experienced a society any...
Forum: Literature & Films Yesterday, 09:49
Replies: 135
Views: 9,524
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
This is genius. H-8N3BEoyHk

This is genius.

H-8N3BEoyHk
Forum: Politics Yesterday, 01:33
Replies: 19
Views: 803
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
'Statism' is so horribly vague. It's odd that you...

'Statism' is so horribly vague. It's odd that you posted this comment, to be honest.
Forum: Politics 17th September 2014, 18:57
Replies: 14
Views: 490
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
The question of armed or violent revolution is a...

The question of armed or violent revolution is a common one and one many people struggle with. It's not that communists want a violent revolution it's just that we recognise that the bourgeoisie...
Forum: Politics 17th September 2014, 18:41
Replies: 19
Views: 803
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
Objectivist 'Utopia' Falls Apart Almost Immediately

I thought some of you folks would appreciate this:



http://www.addictinginfo.org/2014/09/15/libertarian-utopia-styled-after-ayn-rand-book-spectacularly-falls-apart-almost-immediately/

What a...
Forum: Discrimination 16th September 2014, 13:57
Replies: 18
Views: 701
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
I wish I remember the precise details (most my...

I wish I remember the precise details (most my university education seems to be leaving me already) but there's some film theory about the depiction of minorities in the film industry that uses terms...
Forum: Opposing Ideologies 5th September 2014, 20:59
Replies: 81
Views: 3,451
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
"Hating Amerikkka's got a good beat. It's easy to...

"Hating Amerikkka's got a good beat. It's easy to dance to." I burst out laughing.
Forum: Theory 4th September 2014, 13:33
Replies: 11
Views: 591
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
I generally believe that third worldism is an...

I generally believe that third worldism is an abandonment of any action in the western capitalist nations probably due to some sort of bizarre mix of capitulation in the face of the state, a racist...
Forum: Research 3rd September 2014, 22:05
Replies: 8
Views: 617
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
It doesn't really sound like something either...

It doesn't really sound like something either Marx or Engels would say, to be honest, except as an offhand comment in a letter or something. The working class all over the world has its elements of...
Forum: Learning 3rd September 2014, 18:40
Replies: 14
Views: 809
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
If I remember correctly, the Italian...

If I remember correctly, the Italian revolutionaries in the period immediately after WW1 took up the call "let's follow Russia!" or some equivalent. Similar sentiment was felt by many in the workers'...
Forum: Politics 2nd September 2014, 21:15
Replies: 51
Views: 2,643
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
Yeah I know but sometimes it's not all that...

Yeah I know but sometimes it's not all that useful to just insult people, whereas potentially getting them to question the foundations of their politics could reveal a lot. Dunno... guess I'm an...
Forum: Politics 2nd September 2014, 01:36
Replies: 51
Views: 2,643
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
Could you expand upon this position, please? How...

Could you expand upon this position, please? How are the people on this site supporters of 'white power'? Why would you consider bourgeois political leaders 'greater than' (through use of the >...
Forum: Politics 1st September 2014, 09:55
Replies: 51
Views: 2,643
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
International Volunteers in Ukraine

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-28951324

http://news.bbcimg.co.uk/media/images/77262000/jpg/_77262583_023432766-1.jpg
Rafa Munoz Perez, a Spaniard serving with the rebels in Donetsk, wears...
Forum: Upcoming Events 29th August 2014, 23:28
Replies: 1
Views: 1,719
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
Bumpage. I'm going to the march tomorrow but I...

Bumpage. I'm going to the march tomorrow but I encourage all comrades to get involved if they can throughout the week of action and bring a revolutionary perspective to the alternative to the...
Forum: Literature & Films 29th August 2014, 16:56
Replies: 745
Views: 34,700
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
The Case of Comrade Tulayev by Victor Serge

The Case of Comrade Tulayev by Victor Serge
Forum: Literature & Films 28th August 2014, 13:41
Replies: 135
Views: 9,524
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
When I first watched Generation Kill I really...

When I first watched Generation Kill I really enjoyed it but I tried rewatching it and didn't have nearly the same level of enjoyment. I think my perspective has changed a little. I still love that...
Forum: History 28th August 2014, 13:38
Replies: 9
Views: 2,385
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
There's no real way of determining what would...

There's no real way of determining what would have happened. First you've got to figure out how the Republicans/Anarchists win and survive and that'd have an effect on the post-war conditions....
Forum: Literature & Films 26th August 2014, 03:27
Replies: 151
Views: 8,132
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
Deep Throat (1972) is the more famous cult porn...

Deep Throat (1972) is the more famous cult porn film and, due to mafia shenanigans involved in its distribution, some estimate that it made enough money to get into the top ten grossing films in...
Forum: Literature & Films 26th August 2014, 00:17
Replies: 151
Views: 8,132
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
Well I recently got a tax rebate and have a...

Well I recently got a tax rebate and have a little bit of disposable income so I'm up for meeting up wherever/whenever. PM me when you have a more concrete plan. :)

Edit:
Also, I finally got...
Forum: Literature & Films 26th August 2014, 00:01
Replies: 151
Views: 8,132
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
Good choice, you crazy Canadian. Also, did you...

Good choice, you crazy Canadian. Also, did you get my pm?
Forum: Opposing Ideologies 25th August 2014, 23:32
Replies: 25
Views: 1,188
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
He also wrote a pretty cool play that get's...

He also wrote a pretty cool play that get's recommended on this forum every now and again: Marx in Soho.

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Forum: Literature & Films 25th August 2014, 23:20
Replies: 151
Views: 8,132
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
81/100... I didn't add the banned newbies' film. ...

81/100... I didn't add the banned newbies' film.


I actually really enjoyed it because there was a certain element of surrealism that made it have a fantastic atmosphere. It's adapted from a...
Forum: Learning 25th August 2014, 05:43
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
There wasn't any 'revolution' but rather a swing...

There wasn't any 'revolution' but rather a swing towards social democratic, anti-imperialism centred around the charisma of one petite-bourgeois figure and the party he headed within a capitalist...
Forum: Politics 23rd August 2014, 20:46
Replies: 231
Views: 7,326
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
Sorta like this, yeah? :P ...

Sorta like this, yeah? :P
http://s8.postimg.org/58jdj8mp1/fishing_for_pigs.jpg
Forum: Discrimination 21st August 2014, 10:30
Replies: 5
Views: 309
Posted By GiantMonkeyMan
Indeed this is the most disturbing thing. Instead...

Indeed this is the most disturbing thing. Instead of, I dunno, assessing the situation and trying to calm down the victim they just waltz in and shoot. This is completely fucked up and there's no way...
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