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Forum: Learning 24th October 2014, 21:19
Replies: 57
Views: 1,115
Posted By LinksRadikal
Whose? Of the workers over at Tesco...

Whose?

Of the workers over at Tesco demanding better conditions? Of public sector workers for pay rises over years? Over assembly workers demanding the workplace be left alone and not shut down? ...
Forum: Learning 24th October 2014, 20:48
Replies: 57
Views: 1,115
Posted By LinksRadikal
I did specify what I think constitutes...

I did specify what I think constitutes revolutionary activity - born out of class antagonism of course. I also think this difference is important as not all class conflict (actually, very little of...
Forum: Learning 24th October 2014, 19:42
Replies: 27
Views: 886
Posted By LinksRadikal
We're all closet existentialists from one...

We're all closet existentialists from one shipwreck to another, that much is clear.

(bonus points for being really deep amirite amirite)
Forum: Learning 24th October 2014, 19:29
Replies: 57
Views: 1,115
Posted By LinksRadikal
Fair enough. I don't consider the August struggle...

Fair enough. I don't consider the August struggle in UK as what I'd say is revolutionary activity - only because there was no attempt (there could not be then and there, this is the point) to fight...
Forum: Learning 24th October 2014, 19:00
Replies: 57
Views: 1,115
Posted By LinksRadikal
Okay, but I was aiming at a particular -...

Okay, but I was aiming at a particular - revolutionary - activity there.

So the idea is, no conviction no revolutionary activity.
Forum: Opposing Ideologies 24th October 2014, 18:58
Replies: 46
Views: 1,795
Posted By LinksRadikal
Good thing he wasn't a proper Hegelian then -...

Good thing he wasn't a proper Hegelian then - quite the opposite.

(oh yeah and by the way, the mixed economy crashed across the board, not least in the US)
Forum: Politics 24th October 2014, 18:44
Replies: 20
Views: 588
Posted By LinksRadikal
The thing is, the real question is if the...

The thing is, the real question is if the election platform is any goddamn thing to go by. In other words - is it mere empty words or not.

From my experience and reading, it is almost universally...
Forum: Learning 24th October 2014, 18:27
Replies: 57
Views: 1,115
Posted By LinksRadikal
You asked what difference it makes if someone is...

You asked what difference it makes if someone is - convinced.

There's a good reason to assume it makes all the difference. Because if someone isn't convinced (in the sense I sketched, I'm...
Forum: Opposing Ideologies 24th October 2014, 18:18
Replies: 46
Views: 1,795
Posted By LinksRadikal
But this isn't what liberlict was going for; the...

But this isn't what liberlict was going for; the thing they are going for is actually impossible because there can be no "analysis" - taking apart of a thing/process to see how it works/of what is it...
Forum: Learning 24th October 2014, 18:03
Replies: 57
Views: 1,115
Posted By LinksRadikal
I don't think the problem remains the same;...

I don't think the problem remains the same; actually, I think it's a huge difference, and this is the very basis for tFU's attack against you (on their side, based on an assumption).

When you...
Forum: Learning 24th October 2014, 17:43
Replies: 27
Views: 886
Posted By LinksRadikal
Well here's the crux of the thing, and it boils...

Well here's the crux of the thing, and it boils down to this: I take it that only some kinds of daily activity is rational, that of humans. Tigers aren't rational (not through any fault of their own;...
Forum: Learning 24th October 2014, 17:29
Replies: 57
Views: 1,115
Posted By LinksRadikal
Tim asked the crucial question: To...

Tim asked the crucial question:



To clarify the question (whole lot of clarification going on), Tim is asking if a class conscious minority - the political organization advancing working class...
Forum: Discrimination 24th October 2014, 17:11
Replies: 203
Views: 3,447
Posted By LinksRadikal
There is no basis whatsoever to argue that the...

There is no basis whatsoever to argue that the expression "Oh I forced myself to get up and go to work" has anything to do with a rhetoric of sexual violence; it's the "force oneself onto someone"...
Forum: Learning 22nd October 2014, 09:57
Replies: 27
Views: 886
Posted By LinksRadikal
I don't think, but I could definitely be wrong...

I don't think, but I could definitely be wrong here, that in case of existentialism there is the position that the absurdity and irrationality of life implies that it is inexplicable. Existence is...
Forum: Politics 21st October 2014, 12:02
Replies: 184
Views: 8,406
Posted By LinksRadikal
I'm not so sure that it's airing e-rivalries...

I'm not so sure that it's airing e-rivalries that's the underlying problem here. It seems to me that basically this mud slinging contests rests on pretending (or goading oneself into actually...
Forum: Politics 21st October 2014, 11:46
Replies: 305
Views: 9,079
Posted By LinksRadikal
I don't understand the reasoning behind this...

I don't understand the reasoning behind this choice of yours to ignore the "bad" things about the PKK. What is it about the "murky realm of realpolitik" that dictates this? I'd say precisely the...
Forum: Diskusije / Akcije 19th October 2014, 10:23
Replies: 1
Views: 71
Posted By LinksRadikal
Svjetska revolucija

Naslov vjerojatno zvuči zanimljivije nego Üto bi trebao, al eto da informiram ljude koji mogu zalutati i naći se na ovom kutku interneta, grupica u čijem radu sudjelujem je za×ivjela:...
Forum: Politics 19th October 2014, 09:53
Replies: 305
Views: 9,079
Posted By LinksRadikal
This doesn't make any sense. The idea that...

This doesn't make any sense.

The idea that not taking sides - and let us remember who is it that is not taking sides - automatically "favors" the stronger party cannot hold because there is no...
Forum: Politics 16th October 2014, 11:28
Replies: 305
Views: 9,079
Posted By LinksRadikal
I'm not sure whether this is too big of an off...

I'm not sure whether this is too big of an off topic. Oh well.

The thing is, the alleged idea that there is no difference between authoritarian/fascist state forms and liberal democracy is itself...
Forum: Politics 16th October 2014, 11:02
Replies: 305
Views: 9,079
Posted By LinksRadikal
The basic attitude expressed by 870, one that I...

The basic attitude expressed by 870, one that I share, can be reformulated. It ois the formulation which enables the charge of this logical fallacy; it's unimportant whether these were "genuine...
Forum: Politics 15th October 2014, 17:06
Replies: 305
Views: 9,079
Posted By LinksRadikal
But folks have severe problems with even allowing...

But folks have severe problems with even allowing for that possibility, that the end result of an understanding of the conflict in terms of class could be the recognition of the irreducibly...
Forum: Ongoing Struggles 15th October 2014, 16:51
Replies: 81
Views: 3,006
Posted By LinksRadikal
Quite an interesting OP. Though, I can't...

Quite an interesting OP.

Though, I can't help it finding some views problematic.



Thing is, collective working class activity, if it materializes in a gradually more and more revolutionary...
Forum: Practice & Propaganda 4th October 2014, 12:48
Replies: 29
Views: 1,065
Posted By LinksRadikal
Well, yeah, it is, especially the fact that the...

Well, yeah, it is, especially the fact that the user explicitly stated they didn't hear a bad word about Jews. You can question the honesty of the user (a dishonest debating move in itself), but this...
Forum: Politics 1st October 2014, 19:56
Replies: 85
Views: 4,338
Posted By LinksRadikal
Is this some kind of a rhetorical question...

Is this some kind of a rhetorical question inviting wild hypothetical case scenario of the current Chinese state being something other than a capitalist state?

Precisely this is the case...
Forum: Philosophy 23rd September 2014, 01:04
Replies: 25
Views: 2,165
Posted By LinksRadikal
The fact that the unobservables like the Soul,...

The fact that the unobservables like the Soul, Spirit, God...well, are unobservable and actually play not a single role in any naturalist based explanation of any actual thing (because as concepts...
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