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sweetheart Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-19-07 09:04 PM
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101. what are you some kind of 9/11 conspiracy theorist?
'911 conspiracy theorist' == communist... its just a matter of updating with the times.
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  -Is socialism/communism still relevant? mix  Feb-17-07 01:25 PM   #0 
  - Communism is not possible any more than total free market capitalism  Zynx   Feb-17-07 01:27 PM   #1 
  - power  mix   Feb-17-07 01:29 PM   #2 
     - The current system is much closer to socialism than many think.  Zynx   Feb-17-07 01:54 PM   #18 
  - Not in the US  Solo_in_MD   Feb-17-07 01:30 PM   #3 
  - strictly marxist,  mix   Feb-17-07 01:33 PM   #6 
  - I think that may be going a l..i..t..t.l..e... out of fashion, if this board's  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Feb-17-07 02:29 PM   #22 
  - This may change  manic expression   Feb-17-07 11:29 PM   #36 
     - Private property is the lynchpin of democracy  Rage for Order   Feb-18-07 10:29 AM   #48 
        - It is the lynchpin of exploitation and deprivation  manic expression   Feb-18-07 10:42 AM   #50 
           - I'm not rich and I don't feel exploited  Rage for Order   Feb-18-07 10:55 AM   #57 
           - Good for you  manic expression   Feb-18-07 04:06 PM   #66 
           - So the state owns the mansions and the jets?  Seldona   Feb-18-07 05:05 PM   #75 
              - Castro compound?  manic expression   Feb-18-07 05:21 PM   #82 
  - Only one way to find out.  Deep13   Feb-17-07 01:31 PM   #4 
  - 2 things  LSK   Feb-17-07 01:31 PM   #5 
  - elaborate...please : )  mix   Feb-17-07 01:36 PM   #9 
  - Universal Health Insurance can be considered Socialism  LSK   Feb-17-07 01:41 PM   #11 
  - Europe is not socialist  manic expression   Feb-17-07 11:21 PM   #33 
  - Europe is not socialist.  Odin2005   Feb-17-07 11:21 PM   #34 
  - But still, "welfare state" is more socialist  rman   Feb-18-07 10:54 AM   #55 
  - Europe is not socialist.  JVS   Feb-18-07 10:47 AM   #52 
  - Socialism is just a different word,...  Parisle   Feb-17-07 01:33 PM   #7 
  - Oh yes  Jim Warren   Feb-17-07 01:34 PM   #8 
  - or wave of the future ?  mix   Feb-17-07 01:39 PM   #10 
     - Yeah right  Jim Warren   Feb-17-07 01:48 PM   #16 
     - Obrador was robbed, wasn't he.  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Feb-17-07 02:31 PM   #23 
        - are the zapatistas viable still ?  mix   Feb-17-07 09:14 PM   #26 
           - The Zapatistas  manic expression   Feb-17-07 11:37 PM   #40 
              - viable movement  mix   Feb-18-07 12:46 PM   #61 
                 - Interesting  manic expression   Feb-18-07 04:08 PM   #67 
                    - the zapatistas in crisis  mix   Feb-19-07 01:06 PM   #93 
  - yes  JVS   Feb-17-07 01:42 PM   #12 
  - More than ever.  Mika   Feb-17-07 01:43 PM   #13 
  - Socialize the risk and privitize the profits, that is what we are doing  angstlessk   Feb-17-07 01:45 PM   #14 
  - great quote  mix   Feb-17-07 01:48 PM   #15 
  - Socialism  BayCityProgressive   Feb-17-07 01:53 PM   #17 
     - List of Socialist Countries:  BayCityProgressive   Feb-17-07 02:09 PM   #19 
     - Are you seriously citing Turkmenistan and Belarus as countries to emulate?  liberalpragmatist   Feb-18-07 12:07 AM   #43 
        - Well  manic expression   Feb-18-07 12:47 AM   #44 
        - sorry list  mix   Feb-18-07 12:51 PM   #62 
     - Brilliant!  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Feb-17-07 02:35 PM   #24 
     - in the 1980s  mix   Feb-18-07 01:00 PM   #63 
  - This question has a flaw that makes it difficult to give a single  realpolitik   Feb-17-07 02:10 PM   #20 
  - nicely said : coersion by by government or by rich/corporate via government - heck of a choice  papau   Feb-17-07 03:20 PM   #25 
  - When was it not?  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Feb-17-07 02:24 PM   #21 
  - We don't have anything resembling either in the US. If you want  kestrel91316   Feb-17-07 09:43 PM   #27 
  - Absolutely they are.  Unvanguard   Feb-17-07 09:52 PM   #28 
  - I think so.  otherlander   Feb-17-07 10:38 PM   #29 
  - Socialism? Yes. Communism? No.  Odin2005   Feb-17-07 11:14 PM   #30 
  - You were a Marxist?  manic expression   Feb-17-07 11:19 PM   #32 
     - Of course I do.  Odin2005   Feb-17-07 11:30 PM   #37 
     - The way I see it  manic expression   Feb-17-07 11:33 PM   #38 
     - If the common man ' or proletariat'  StephenB48   Feb-19-07 01:41 PM   #96 
        - Lack of perspective  manic expression   Feb-19-07 09:29 PM   #104 
  - Of course  manic expression   Feb-17-07 11:18 PM   #31 
  - A mixed economy with a  cadmium   Feb-17-07 11:28 PM   #35 
  - We tried that  manic expression   Feb-17-07 11:34 PM   #39 
  - dont see it happening. If it did, I dont trust human  cadmium   Feb-17-07 11:49 PM   #41 
     - Check out the disparity between rich and poor  manic expression   Feb-17-07 11:53 PM   #42 
        - Human nature would  cadmium   Feb-18-07 10:23 AM   #45 
           - No it wouldn't  manic expression   Feb-18-07 10:46 AM   #51 
              - How would they handle dissent?  cadmium   Feb-18-07 10:55 AM   #56 
                 - Depends on the dissent  manic expression   Feb-18-07 04:10 PM   #68 
                 - who decides which is which? I oppose the invasion of Iraq. That could  cadmium   Feb-18-07 04:45 PM   #69 
                 - The community  manic expression   Feb-18-07 04:47 PM   #70 
                 - but what if the community disagrees and considers it essential?  cadmium   Feb-18-07 04:49 PM   #71 
                    - So are you saying that the current administration is protecting the masses from themselves?  JVS   Feb-18-07 04:54 PM   #72 
                    - Did you read the whole thread? I never said  cadmium   Feb-18-07 05:13 PM   #78 
                    - Then it does  manic expression   Feb-18-07 05:15 PM   #79 
                       - Fun discussion. Silencing anyone deemed to be  cadmium   Feb-18-07 06:05 PM   #87 
                          - Totalitarian?  manic expression   Feb-18-07 08:44 PM   #91 
                             - The problem with the view many communist have is..  EHC   Feb-19-07 09:21 PM   #103 
                                - Not true  manic expression   Feb-19-07 09:38 PM   #105 
                 - Why are you worried about what if when you saw our very own Democratic Senators cave on this?  JVS   Feb-18-07 04:57 PM   #73 
                    - we were talking speculating about what a  cadmium   Feb-18-07 05:08 PM   #77 
                       - Congress could've stopped it  manic expression   Feb-18-07 05:18 PM   #80 
                          - The system failed. What we debate is that  cadmium   Feb-18-07 05:32 PM   #83 
                             - The system did exactly what it wanted to  manic expression   Feb-18-07 08:40 PM   #89 
                             - I generally landed on the side of Bakunin as opposed to Marx on methodology  Selatius   Feb-19-07 01:24 PM   #94 
                 - This is where communism loses out to mixed markets  EHC   Feb-19-07 09:20 PM   #102 
                    - This is where mixed-markets have a way of becoming unmixed  JVS   Feb-19-07 09:42 PM   #106 
                    - Why should people be expected to tolerate the intolerable?  manic expression   Feb-19-07 09:45 PM   #107 
                       - Come on, don't you think a mixed feudalism-capitalism system would have worked better?  JVS   Feb-19-07 09:46 PM   #108 
                 - Probably with the methods used currently: Ridicule, Ignoring, and marginalizing seem to be...  JVS   Feb-18-07 04:59 PM   #74 
  - This country has had many socialistic waves in it's history...  Virginia Dare   Feb-18-07 05:45 PM   #86 
  - They are. They are the only two ways to save the world...  Xenotime   Feb-18-07 10:26 AM   #46 
  - If Capitalism Continues to Destroy So Many...  tlsmith1963   Feb-18-07 10:26 AM   #47 
  - No  MATTMAN   Feb-18-07 10:34 AM   #49 
  - The RW thinks Social Services are Socialist  rman   Feb-18-07 10:51 AM   #53 
  - SOMETHING that is not capitalism  LWolf   Feb-18-07 10:52 AM   #54 
  - Socialism Is Inevitable In The United States  Yavin4   Feb-18-07 11:02 AM   #58 
  - Yes, one day those workers who lost out will organize and take back what they lost  Selatius   Feb-19-07 01:42 PM   #97 
  - Democratic socialism is still relevant for me  deutsey   Feb-18-07 11:41 AM   #59 
  - Some sort of Socialism better show up pretty goddamn quick.  Tyler Durden   Feb-18-07 11:51 AM   #60 
  - I agree with your conclusion. I dont think we a comparable to the  cadmium   Feb-18-07 05:42 PM   #84 
     - They're smarter nowadays than the Romanovs and early capitalists were  Selatius   Feb-19-07 01:46 PM   #98 
  - question for the hardcore marxists, communists  mix   Feb-18-07 01:15 PM   #64 
  - Idealism is a wonderful thing; all you need is someone charismatic to put it to proper use.  HypnoToad   Feb-18-07 01:20 PM   #65 
     - charisma and politics  mix   Feb-19-07 01:03 PM   #92 
  - Only for certain industries  gravity   Feb-18-07 05:08 PM   #76 
  - It depends on how you look at it  AngryAmish   Feb-18-07 05:18 PM   #81 
  - and how would this translate  mix   Feb-19-07 08:53 PM   #100 
  - Socialism is communism never was  dkofos   Feb-18-07 05:44 PM   #85 
  - The pertinent question is whether capitalism is still relevant.  rug   Feb-18-07 06:19 PM   #88 
  - Only if by "better for human beings" you mean starving millions of them  Crandor   Feb-19-07 01:29 PM   #95 
     - I'm glad to see your Limbaugh Letter arrived on time.  rug   Feb-19-07 08:43 PM   #99 
  - No, anymore than Lysenkoism was ever relevant to reality.  NNadir   Feb-18-07 08:44 PM   #90 
  - what are you some kind of 9/11 conspiracy theorist?  sweetheart   Feb-19-07 09:04 PM   #101 
  - Actually, we have a new bugaboo these days,  Cleita   Feb-19-07 09:51 PM   #109 
  - speaking of (read my spam)  mix   Feb-20-07 11:17 AM   #110 
     - Very true. Totalitarianism is the key word, not the word  Cleita   Feb-20-07 12:40 PM   #111 
  - Communism No  BL611   Feb-20-07 12:44 PM   #112 
 

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