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Anonymous 03/19/2021 (Fri) 01:02:11 No. 1329532 [Reply]
>communism has never worked Seriously how do you respond to this in the most concise way possible
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>>1329535 Wait, is ever a classless and stateless society, where the means of production is owned by everyobdy while the private property was abolished, existed in the world?
>>1330493 >he doesn't know about the social organization of the vast majority of human existence prior to the advent of civilization Sad! I'm being mostly sarcastic, as the "primitive communism" argument doesn't really stick to most people. However, neither did appeals for republicanism a few hundred years ago during the age of absolute monarchies. The burden is on them to prove that our present liberal democratic way of life is the "end of history" - which they obviously can't, as the current mode of politico-economic organization is rife with unresolved contradictions that it doesn't look apt to handle (ex. immigration, climate change, not to mention the endless wars and profiteering exacerbating modern issues - the pandemic being chiefly among them in this moment), and begs an alternative, social solution.
You acknowledge that they are in fact right.
>>1330510 Maybe history ends with these contradictions simply just going on forever.

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Anonymous 04/03/2021 (Sat) 16:19:01 No. 1332085 [Reply]
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🇫🇮 🇩🇰/Nord/ - Nordic General 2.0🇸🇪 🇳🇴 Anonymous 02/15/2021 (Mon) 23:19:16 No. 1322486 [Reply] [Last]
Thread for discussion of Nordic politics etc. Thread in English, you all speak it better than Angloids themselves do anyway.
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>>1329019 Don't be a ghoul. It does not become anyone.
>>915712 I give it 10-15 years before the (our) unions are completely toothless. The fee has been made so high and a lot of young people as well as immigrants don't know the point of membership at all. //swe
>>1329013 If you read past the first sensational sentence of this post >>1328740 you see that the killer TRIED to cut his head off.
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Kolla mina mjukisbyxor!
Any opinions regarding the Danish integration laws?

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News 4/2/21 News Anon 3.0 04/02/2021 (Fri) 19:19:19 No. 1331973 [Reply]
DPR head declares first ever draft campaign in republic Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) head Denis Pushilin announced the first draft campaign in the republic, starting on April 1. Pushilin’s order was published on Thursday. "Between April 1,and July 15, 2012, carry out a draft of citizens born between 1994 and 2003, not in reserve, and subjected to draft in accordance with the law on conscription and military service," the order reads. https://tass.com/world/1273281 KKE: "Greece 2.0" to Bring More Sacrifices for the People "The only new things brought by the 'Greece 2.0' plan presented by Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis are more sacrifices for workers and the people to help a recovery of the profits of the few," the Communist Party of Greece (KKE) stated on Wednesday. https://www.thenationalherald.com/greece_economy/arthro/kke_greece_2_0_to_bring_more_sacrifices_for_the_people-2102995/ https://archive.is/1PZ5t A London police officer belonged to a terrorist neo-Nazi group. He was exposed by an ‘antifa’ hacker. In late 2019, an anonymous hacker, identified only as “antifa-data,” leaked the usernames, emails, and IP addresses of every account on a notorious white supremacist message board. One of those accounts, authorities soon learned, appeared to belong to a police constable. https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2021/04/02/benjamin-hannam-terrorism-london-police/ https://archive.is/L0nZh Iran, world powers to discuss U.S. return to nuclear deal, compliance France’s foreign ministry spokeswoman told reporters in a daily briefing that the European powers were working closely with Russia and China - the other remaining parties to the deal - to find a solution to the deadlock and had been talking with both Tehran and Washington. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-idUSKBN2BO6AH

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Car rams into police at Capitol barricade; officer killed Pittman did not identify the slain officer or suspect. Authorities said that there was no longer an ongoing threat and that the attack did not appear to be related to terrorism. There was also no immediate connection apparent between Friday’s crash and the Jan. 6 riot. https://apnews.com/article/car-rams-capitol-barricade-add0fea76244f1755344aa856ee64ecd DHS watchdog finds widespread mistreatment of immigrants at ICE facility A screenshot of the surveillance footage from April 13 shows several dozen detainees sitting or standing outside their holding cells and inside the common eating area as part of a peaceful protest. Another screenshot from later that day shows at least a dozen facility employees, many equipped with riot shields, aiming handheld pepper spray devices at a smaller group of detainees laying on the floor. https://www.cbsnews.com/news/immigration-mistreatment-ice-detention-dhs-inspector-general/ 1,100 Mine Workers in Alabama Are Going on Strike Over 1,100 workers at two Alabama coal mines and related facilities will go on strike starting Thursday, April 1, at 10:30 pm. United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) issued the strike notice against Warrior Met Coal on behalf of the workers in the company’s two coal mines and related facilities after negotiations over the latest contract failed. https://www.leftvoice.org/1100-mine-workers-in-alabama-are-going-on-strike Ousted Democrats start PAC to defend moderates in 2022 A first-term president’s party historically has lost seats in Congress in the midterm elections, and the GOP just needs to flip a handful of moderate seats in 2022 to regain control. Ousted centrist Democrats believe that they were defeated in 2020 by Republican challengers who distorted their records, and the unseated lawmakers need to defend their former colleagues. https://www.axios.com/democrats-pac-moderates-2022-4de36954-15da-4ab3-9a8d-15d9554284a5.html State homeless camp catches fire early Friday where 100 people live

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Turning the tables IONCE heard Tony Benn giving a speech at Conway Hall in which he revealed the “most dangerous word in the English language.” Only three letters long, but it had the power to elevate one perspective, and dismiss, reject, and encourage vilification of all others on the subject being discussed. The word was “THE.” Nowhere, in recent years, has Benn’s claim been so powerfully illustrated than in the controversies surrounding definitions of anti-semitism. A poorly worded “working definition” of anti-semitism, plus examples of what 21st-century anti-semitism might look like, were first developed for the European Union Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia (EUMC) in 2005, by the American Jewish Committee’s researcher, Kenneth Stern. According to Tony Lerman, former director of the Institute for Jewish Policy Research, Stern’s document was signed off by just five people, one of whom was Mike Whine, long associated with the Board of Deputies and the Community Security Trust. A few years later, as the document was widely criticised, the EUMC dropped it. But in 2016, it had a miraculous resurrection, adopted virtually word for word by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA). Some IHRA national delegates, however, described it being “railroaded” through. https://morningstaronline.co.uk/article/f/turning-tables The Liberal Contempt for Martin Luther King’s Final Year The anniversary of his assassination always brings a flood of tributes to Martin Luther King Jr., and this Sunday will surely be no exception. But those tributes — including from countless organizations calling themselves progressive — are routinely evasive about the anti-militarist ideals that King passionately expressed during the final year of his life. You could call it evasion by omission. The standard liberal canon waxes fondly nostalgic about King’s “I have a dream” speech in 1963 and his efforts against racial segregation. But in memory lane, the Dr. King who lived his last year is persona non grata. The pattern is positively Orwellian. King explicitly condemned what he called “the madness of militarism.” And by any reasonable standard, that madness can be diagnosed as pervading U.S. foreign policy in 2021. But today, almost all politicians and mainstream media commentators act as though King never said such things, or if he did then those observations have little to do with today. But they have everything to do with the USA now in its twentieth year of continuous warfare. The Pentagon’s constant bombing in the Middle East and elsewhere is the scarcely noticed wallpaper in the U.S. media’s echo chamber. https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/04/02/the-liberal-contempt-for-martin-luther-kings-final-year/ LONG LIVE THE PARIS COMMAND! GOOD CHANCE TO THE HEROES OF THE PARIS COMMON! 150 years ago, on March 18, 1871, the Paris working class, which led the laborers, dared to stormily conquer the sky, paving the way to the ultimate liberation of humanity. The Paris Commune represents the first seizure of power by the international proletariat. Together with the Commune, the working class raised the red flag, never to lower it again, no matter how many failures and failures on the road to ultimate victory. It is a permanent example of the moral defense of the proletariat willing to make the sacrifice necessary to build a new socialist order in its march towards communism. The Commune revealed the necessity of overthrowing the bourgeois state and establishing the dictatorship of the proletariat in the form of a people's democracy, eliminating the old army and building the armed forces of the people. They declared that the church had left the state, that secular education had come into effect, the tithe tax had been abolished, the fines had been canceled, and that all abandoned workshops and factories would be handed over to the workers to organize their production cooperatives. https://www.tkpml.com/en/yasasin-paris-komunu-san-olsun-paris-komunu-kahramanlarina/
Thanks news anon
>>1331973 TYBNA

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Anonymous 03/31/2021 (Wed) 21:07:37 No. 1331791 [Reply]
Oppinon on donetsk People's Republic?
>>1331791 One of, if not the single most based socialist state in the world today. Westerners can barely be bothered to pay attention, if they can, they just repeat whatever Vice 'definitely not CIA' news has to say (i.e muh Putin's puppet, muh Moscow impiralism ect.)
Retards waving red flags as a Russian proxy force. A tactical nuke would be an improvement on that shithole.
>>1331792 alright, whats your totally not Pro-Putin source on how based donetsk is?
>>1331906 rt say so must be true

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Debunk Pareto* Stuff Anonymous 04/02/2021 (Fri) 13:07:34 No. 1331936 [Reply]
Can someone debunk that? What do you think about that?
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Unfounded incel garbage
>>1331942 This, I think where incels and MRA's go wrong is when they ascribe the phenomena to moral failings of women like basic bitch liberals instead of material conditions.
>>1331936 You cannot debunk it the trick is to find the game you exel at. If you are a shit carpenter you might try plumbing suck at that maybe be a beer brewer,baker,welder,and so on till you find the game you are in the 20 percent.
>>1331974 >find the trick The bad distribution is created by markets and money, it's not set in stone. We can exchange the economic system for one that's more efficient. >try self improvement The wins of the rulers at the top come from the losses of everybody else, you can't improve your self beyond reality, you have to change the rigged system.
>>1331965 Agreed. Whether deflecting blame for recent sudden increases to sexlessness from the economic system as rightards do, or denying the problem exists at all as shitlibs do, the only thing that needs to be "debunked" is the refusal by mainstream ideologies to confront material conditions.

Ernst Jûnger Anonymous 03/19/2021 (Fri) 07:02:15 No. 1329550 [Reply]
proto-anarchist or proto-fascist? Should i read him or not? Nazbols refrain from opinionating pls thx </3
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>>1329550 I don't really think he has a coherent worldview. I'm pretty sure he was just a fucking psychopath who enjoyed war a little too much.
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>>1329550 Stirner influenced many anarchists, fascists and others. I think he definitely tends more towards the anarchist side with his rejection of all abstractions that do not suit the individual's interest (including nations, the state, property by right). Fascists who take influence from him need to do some esoteric mental gymnastics to tie everything together imo. This is worth a read though: https://antifascistnews.net/2017/03/29/the-left-overs-how-fascists-court-the-post-left/ and his subsequent response: https://antifascistnews.net/2017/04/05/egomania-a-response-to-my-critics-on-the-post-left/ tl;dr: post-leftism (typically influenced by stirner) isn't inherently fascistic, though fascists sometimes attempt to appropriate aspects of it.
>>1331796 >tl;dr: post-leftism (typically influenced by stirner) isn't inherently fascistic, though fascists sometimes attempt to appropriate aspects of it. This is the best summary of post-leftism.
>>1329552 this is the only correct opinion
>>1331796 Actually good post, thx anon.

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News 3/31/21 News Anon 3.0 03/31/2021 (Wed) 18:11:31 No. 1331769 [Reply]
Brazil on edge as three military chiefs resign after Bolsonaro fires defense minister The commanders of the Brazilian army, navy and air force – Gen Edson Leal Pujol, Adm Ilques Barbosa and Lt-Brig Antônio Carlos Bermudez – met with the president’s new minister on Tuesday morning and reportedly tendered their resignations during a dramatic and heated encounter.https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/mar/30/brazil-military-chiefs-resign-bolsonaro-fires-defense-minister https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/mar/30/brazil-military-chiefs-resign-bolsonaro-fires-defense-minister Venezuela to Maintain Operations in Border Zones With Colombia In recent days, Venezuelan authorities have denounced several aggressions committed by these groups against the civilian population in border zones such in the State of Apure. In Colombia, however, President Ivan Duque's administration does not combat these irregular armed groups. On the contrary, they are being used as a "beachhead" to escalate conflicts against the Bolivarian nation. https://www.telesurenglish.net/news/Venezuela-to-Maintain-Operations-in-Border-Zones-With-Colombia-20210331-0006.html Myanmar coup: Kevin Rudd joins calls for UN security council intervention Rudd raised the alarm as he called for an urgent meeting of the UN security council, arguing the international community had a “responsibility to protect” the people of Myanmar from “mass atrocities” by the country’s military. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/mar/31/myanmar-coup-kevin-rudd-joins-calls-for-un-security-council-intervention 'Oli sabotaging communist movement' Eleven influential leaders of the CPN- UML faction led by Madhav Kumar Nepal and Jhalanath Khanal today issued a joint statement accusing party Chair and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli of attempting to split the party and conspiring to sabotage the communist movement in the country. https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/oli-sabotaging-communist-movement Communist Party of Mexico blasts police repression over the murder of Salvadoran migrant in Quintana Roo

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US judge dismisses lawsuit linking Palestine solidarity group to 'terrorism' In a ruling released on Monday, federal judge Richard Leon rejected a claim that the US Campaign for Palestinian Rights (USCPR) is liable for militant attacks against Israelis because of its support for the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement and Gaza's Great March of Return. https://www.middleeasteye.net/news/us-judge-dismisses-lawsuit-linking-palestine-solidarity-group-terror The US Labor Board Isn’t Strong Enough To Protect Workers From Amazon. Some Union Organizers Want To Go Around It. Amazon repeatedly violated the rights of employees who pushed for health and safety improvements during the coronavirus pandemic, according to the nation’s top labor regulator. But a year after the global health crisis began, the company has so far faced minimal consequences. https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/carolineodonovan/amazon-union-labor-violations-nlrb https://archive.is/nyihH Ocasio-Cortez on Biden infrastructure plan: 'Not nearly enough' "This is not nearly enough. The important context here is that it’s $2.25T spread out over 10 years," Ocasio-Cortez said on Tuesday. "For context, the COVID package was $1.9T for this year *alone,* with some provisions lasting 2 years." https://thehill.com/homenews/house/545694-ocasio-cortez-on-biden-infrastructure-plan-not-nearly-enough https://archive.is/i4Vaz Centrist Democrats Panned for Demanding Revival of Major Tax Break for the Rich The state and local tax (SALT) deduction was capped at $10,000 as part of the 2017 Republican tax-cut legislation, a change that prompted outcry from centrist blue-state House Democrats who represent the higher-income, higher-tax areas that were disproportionately impacted by the limit. https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/31/centrist-democrats-panned-demanding-revival-major-tax-break-rich

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TrueAnon: Episode 147: You Are A Serf With Jodi Dean We talk to the one and only Jodi Dean about the neofeudal future. lareviewofbooks.org/article/neofeud…-of-capitalism/ https://soundcloud.com/trueanonpod/you-are-a-serf-with-jodi-dean Western govt contractor entrapped British scholar in sting operation to cover up Syria corruption scandal ABritish academic who belongs to a prominent anti-war research group has been targeted in a deceptive sting operation run by a regime-change organization funded with UK and US taxpayer money. That contractor now stands accused of defrauding the European Union of millions of dollars. The Working Group on Syria, Propaganda, and Media is a UK-based collective of professors who have published scholarly investigations exposing the disinformation and lies that have been at the heart of the decade-long Western dirty war on Damascus. The working group’s success in debunking this propaganda, and in amplifying whistleblowers from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), has made it a target of pro-war elements in Western governments and intelligence agencies, along with their allies in major corporate media outlets. This March, it was revealed that the Commission for International Justice and Accountability (CIJA), a regime-change organization that has been funded by numerous Western governments and is linked to UK intelligence agencies, had run an elaborate sting operation in a bid to discredit an academic member, and the working group as a whole. A representative of CIJA posed as a Russian under a fake name and deceived a British researcher named Paul McKeigue into feeding it information with the goal of ensnaring him, vilifying his research group, and smearing its participants as tools of the Kremlin. In other words, the anti-war British scholar was entrapped by an organization supported by his own government, and that happens to have been accused of large-scale fraud by the EU’s own fraud regulator. https://thegrayzone.com/2021/03/27/cija-sting-operation-syria-corruption/ The Right Wing of the Democratic Party Is Playing Hardball. The Left Wing Is Not. Earlier this month, progressive lawmakers refused to withhold their votes on must-pass COVID-19 stimulus legislation until the bill included a $15 minimum wage. A few weeks later, conservative Democratic lawmakers are now threatening to withhold their votes on must-pass infrastructure legislation until the bill includes large tax cuts for the wealthy. The contrast in tactics spotlights a decisive asymmetry in congressional politics right now: the right wing of the Democratic Party is willing to play hardball on behalf of the affluent, to the point of threatening to take down one of President Joe Biden’s signature legislative initiatives, an infrastructure and climate plan he will detail on Wednesday. By contrast, the left wing of the party has not yet been willing to play the same kind of hardball on behalf of the working class — and that refusal ultimately helped kill a promised wage hike in the recent pandemic aid bill and could similarly imperil other progressive priorities. https://www.jacobinmag.com/2021/03/democrats-minimum-wage-withhold-votes-biden-legislation
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Thanks news anon
>>1331769 Guys, check this shit out.

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Anonymous 03/01/2021 (Mon) 05:51:12 No. 1326658 [Reply]
What do you think it is?
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>>1326691 Men back then were just used to being pig-ish in general. I think despite his infidelity and disrespect Karl genuinely liked Jenny, most of the time treated her well and she was very important assisting him in his work.
>>1326683 they prolly think every leftist is obsessed with cancelling people, and therefore marx saying the lasalle word somehow erodes everything hes said
>>1326795 and for all we know, Jenny might have been a cuckquean
I wish they discovered real stuff, that would be interesting.
>>1326683 This, it's the "Guilt by Association" fallacy that social climbing liberals always fall for. If a serial child molester told you the sky was blue, that wouldn't make it untrue.

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Anonymous 03/31/2021 (Wed) 12:28:48 No. 1331743 [Reply]
Socialism is far superior to Marxism.
>>1331743 uighur faggot uighur uighur uighur
>>1331743 Socialism can get you become party aristocracy without even being literate. Marxism will not fail you to get you in the ditch. So yes.

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