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Forum: Learning Today, 10:21
Replies: 17
Views: 277
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Not even being able to contain yourself in the...

Not even being able to contain yourself in the learning forum. I can only comment what a miserable person QueerVanguard must be in real life. Spart brainrot I can only assume. inb4 'waah waah, fuck u...
Forum: Learning Today, 10:12
Replies: 14
Views: 371
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Yes, a troll. No one can be this stupid, this...

Yes, a troll. No one can be this stupid, this aggressive, this antagonizing, this dishonest, this ignorant without being a troll I hope. So that's what I tell myself to keep my sanity. Incidentally,...
Forum: Opposing Ideologies Yesterday, 20:00
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By Tim Cornelis
You're building that whole tirade on quicksand....

You're building that whole tirade on quicksand. No one's said that because the USSR was not communist, that it was not communist as a result of wrong ideas about what communism is. No one says we...
Forum: Opposing Ideologies Yesterday, 18:36
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By Tim Cornelis
OP works from the assumption that the Soviet...

OP works from the assumption that the Soviet Union was socialist or communist, and therefore assumes that communism is about giving the state the absolute authority to direct economic life....
Forum: Introductions Yesterday, 13:57
Replies: 2
Views: 82
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Some comments I guess. I personally don't...

Some comments I guess.

I personally don't have a personal hostility toward 'rich people'. The system is the problem, not the individuals that make it up. So I don't really share your 'dogs' and...
Forum: Politics Yesterday, 12:25
Replies: 87
Views: 2,578
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Once again. North Korea has private...

Once again.

North Korea has private producers. "Private" does not mean 'private' in the judicial sense -- in Marxism we use 'individual' for this type of ownership. The labourers are separated...
Forum: Economics Yesterday, 10:58
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Posted By Tim Cornelis
My question is, essentially, do people here think...

My question is, essentially, do people here think rationing as it is commonly understood negates commodity production? So rationing using tickets, vouchers, booklets.
Forum: History Yesterday, 09:17
Replies: 31
Views: 1,500
Posted By Tim Cornelis
I have to be that guy to point out that...

I have to be that guy to point out that 'ostalgie' is reserved for the DDR ('Ost' being German for east).
I don't get the fetishism for 'revolutionary terror' which seemed to be a bit more popular...
Forum: Ongoing Struggles 25th November 2014, 17:58
Replies: 140
Views: 3,828
Posted By Tim Cornelis
I don't find that 'unbelievable'. It's perfectly...

I don't find that 'unbelievable'. It's perfectly possible someone would act counter-intuitively, which somehow psychology can explain. Maybe he had explosive anger issues, who knows. I don't think...
Forum: History 25th November 2014, 16:46
Replies: 31
Views: 1,500
Posted By Tim Cornelis
I can't help but comment that this is part of...

I can't help but comment that this is part of 870s tendency toward intellectual dishonesty.

If you like tyrannicide it obviously in no way means anything other than that you like seeing tyrants...
Forum: Economics 25th November 2014, 16:41
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Rationing and Commodity Production

In many countries facing economic difficulties, something like rationing schemes have been implemented. The most comprehensive system was probably in Israel, followed by North Korea. The USSR from...
Forum: Politics 25th November 2014, 10:32
Replies: 87
Views: 2,578
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Yes, this essentially the very definition of...

Yes, this essentially the very definition of appeal to emotion. Because this is a supposed emotional deterrent to prevent debate. And I supposedly shit on Holocaust victims..... by thinking it's...
Forum: Learning 24th November 2014, 19:24
Replies: 14
Views: 371
Posted By Tim Cornelis
"I do believe that the lower phase of communism...

"I do believe that the lower phase of communism has become very irrelevant nowadays, when we consider how much the means of production have developed since Marx and Lenin."

I think this overly...
Forum: Politics 24th November 2014, 19:14
Replies: 87
Views: 2,578
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Indeed, of course the North Korean proletariat is...

Indeed, of course the North Korean proletariat is separated from the conditions of their labour. They confront the objective conditions of their labour as alien property, as they neither control nor...
Forum: Learning 24th November 2014, 00:08
Replies: 14
Views: 371
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Of course, the distributive principle of a higher...

Of course, the distributive principle of a higher phase of communism would be free access, it would be distribution according to needs. That is as much a principle as 'from each according to their...
Forum: Discrimination 23rd November 2014, 23:47
Replies: 38
Views: 1,008
Posted By Tim Cornelis
True.

True.
Forum: Discrimination 23rd November 2014, 20:56
Replies: 38
Views: 1,008
Posted By Tim Cornelis
Japan and Korea, and to a lesser extend China,...

Japan and Korea, and to a lesser extend China, tend to have strong ethnic nationalist undertones. Although it usually also lacks chauvinist and jingoist rhetoric, so it's sort of veiled to the...
Forum: Learning 23rd November 2014, 18:52
Replies: 14
Views: 371
Posted By Tim Cornelis
I don't consider it a bourgeois right, I disagree...

I don't consider it a bourgeois right, I disagree with Marx. It is a distributive principle of socialist society, perhaps a society that is less advanced than a higher phase of socialism, but it's...
Forum: Ongoing Struggles 23rd November 2014, 17:39
Replies: 140
Views: 3,828
Posted By Tim Cornelis
"I heard a preacher say once that people have to...

"I heard a preacher say once that people have to reach a point of intense suffering and hopelessness before they will have the motivation to change either themselves or the situation around them. I...
Forum: Opposing Ideologies 22nd November 2014, 23:43
Replies: 152
Views: 4,421
Posted By Tim Cornelis
I think you're also overestimating the lethality...

I think you're also overestimating the lethality of a gunshot wound.



Something about a broken record. I've already provided enough data to invalidate these claims. (Additionally, Serbia or...
Forum: Opposing Ideologies 22nd November 2014, 22:24
Replies: 152
Views: 4,421
Posted By Tim Cornelis
I don't think she made the link between promoting...

I don't think she made the link between promoting legal access to guns and a massive revolt, at least not that it will increase the likelihood of a massive revolt. However, if guns circulate...
Forum: Learning 22nd November 2014, 22:19
Replies: 26
Views: 740
Posted By Tim Cornelis
He's not on trial for being a shitty leader...

He's not on trial for being a shitty leader though, he's on trial for crimes against humanity. All else is irrelevant.
Forum: Learning 22nd November 2014, 21:24
Replies: 26
Views: 740
Posted By Tim Cornelis
At that point it would become 'propagandising' as...

At that point it would become 'propagandising' as these have nothing to do with what Mao is on trial for. So it's a red herring. I suppose the accusing lawyer would go 'objection' and the judge...
Forum: Learning 22nd November 2014, 20:40
Replies: 26
Views: 740
Posted By Tim Cornelis
The Great chinese Famine was caused by a...

The Great chinese Famine was caused by a multitude of reasons, both man-made and natural, generally these are seen as:
1. Drought and floodings at the same time
2. Kill a Sparrow Campaign resulted...
Forum: Politics 22nd November 2014, 19:37
Replies: 87
Views: 2,578
Posted By Tim Cornelis
As was true for the Roman Empire -- Ceaserist...

As was true for the Roman Empire -- Ceaserist socialism.



I bet you believe the Holocaust was fake too. Too far? Perhaps, but Holocaust revisionists use the same arguments to assassinate the...
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