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I Am a Libertarian Socialist

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    Tyranny Of Ownership

    Okay, there is nothing wrong with ownership, but I believe nature ought to regulate ownership, not Government, or at least only as far as natural. Because we all need to have ownership over some stuff, where we can do what we please with what we own. Like owning food, modest...
    ratburn ratburn 18-21 Aug 24, 2013

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    I Was Not Inducted Into My Ideology I dug for it knocked on the door and freely entered

    I had to dig, to find my ideology. and people call me paranoid when I say the media manufactures consent creates a herd mentality and discourages people from asking questions. Some pretty major ones like what if you reject BOTH the free market dogmatism of adam smith AND the hard...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 8, 2012

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    A Book Suggestion! Let's Rock!

    I need to read it too but i'm broke!http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23180.Sin_PatronAnother suggestion for you:http://www.arvindguptatoys.com/arvindgupta/teenlib.pdf
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M Oct 21, 2012

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    Dae's Complete Theory Of What A "Right" Means"

    the material condition of objective and absolute reality matters when it comes to the ideal of having a “right”because if you have no means to actually utilize a right then you could not be said to be any better off then if you had not the right at all.this is why when...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M Sep 15, 2013

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    Anacho-Capitalist Are Not True Anarchist And This Is A Descriptive Post As To Why Not A No True Scotsman

    Another common apologetic defense I seem to encounter often of Anarcho-Capitalism Is as follows: Your criticism is invalid because if The Government did not exist the laws that allow you to refer to a corporation as a corporation would no longer exist. This defense fails for a...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M Oct 4, 2013

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    Fear Uncertainty And Doubt Is Turned Against Us All The Time.

    certain select interest and people who have a need for us not to know this, namely the CIA among other forces have tried to convince the masses via a campaign of fear, uncertainty, and doubt, a fud campaign, look it up that Socialism always leads to gulags, murders and prisons...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M Oct 21, 2012

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    Powerless And Disengaged

    when i first came to this section of the site,i madea positive contributin,but i also complained to the bureau of indifference(ep support)-several times about the abusive,insulting and stereotyping in the same section by another contributor,not because im weak or oversensitive...
    thelostbear thelostbear 56-60 Sep 24, 2011

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    Libertarian Or Anarchist?

    I'v just joined 'i am an anarchist' i usually call myself a libertarian but the term seems to be different in the US - I'm from the UKWhat do other members mean by libertarian?
    Dickiej69 Dickiej69 66-70, M 1 Response Aug 15, 2012

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    And For Triple Points How The Market Becomes Even More Oppressive Than The State

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Company_town http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_company_towns aahh.. company towns. Yes, that would make a libertarian go nuts. “We had to kill them. They were on my land and would not be enslaved voluntarily.” Ya’ll are funny. This...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M Oct 21, 2012

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    Self Ownership Is Absurd. I Can'T Be In Two Places At Once

    how can a person own themselves and be themselves at the same time?they can't! haha. capitalism is absurd!
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M Jul 1, 2013

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    Let Me Explain How It's Not An Oxymoron

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ArkJmUOIqM&feature=related How the "libertarian right" gets away with pretending it's a philosophy of "Freedom" is by asserting that we volunteer to work.  It's a philosophy based on the concept of "Self-ownership". While the ideal of self...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 4 Responses Jul 12, 2011

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    Im Still Thelostbear....i Am Still A Stranger Here,im Still Lost

    this account will ramble,perhaps like a river or like an unplanned stroll in the country where i choose whatever paths present themselves and perhaps make new ones.i may not even worry about retracing my steps,and i make no apology for the random connections or not.indeed these...
    thelostbear thelostbear 56-60 1 Response Feb 21, 2012

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    I Am A Revolutionary Libertarian Socialist

    i grew up with a very rich life experience and in a loving family that encouraged me to look outward and engage with the world.so i actievly sought ways to be active in teh community.i discovered marx in the histroy curriculum when i was about 15 ywaes old and wanted to do...
    therevolutionarythinker therevolutionarythinker 56-60 Apr 19, 2011

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    It's About The Language Not The Concepts, So Clearly

    i maintain my theory that the propaganda these days is language based rather then content based and our opposition does not even understand the concepts they oppose and therefore I submit that agitprop should craft new language. I have done one such silver tongued thing and...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M Sep 20, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    Now if only they actually did stuff here in Canada...
    shafaz shafaz 18-21 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Follow me on twitter @deaundrepuritty to chat with me more :)
    DeAundreVP DeAundreVP 16-17, M Mar 24

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    Political involvement is quite an unorthodoxy at my age. But seeing as i plan to major in political sciences, I see no point in avoiding the fact that I love politics. Liberalism...
    ThatOtherGuy16 ThatOtherGuy16 16-17, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    'Libertarian' is just a fancy way of saying you grew up in the suburbs
    GiantKaiju GiantKaiju 22-25, M Mar 22

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    I currently live in Savannah, Georgia and I'm going to be trying to move out west in the next two years or so probably. I have multiple interests; I am firstly a Christian...
    Cydramech Cydramech 26-30, M Mar 24

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    I was overwhelmed with my dad's spirit this morning driving to work. The last year of his life was a mess. In fact, the last few years of his life were a mess. Today, I was in the...
    JohnnyDough JohnnyDough 36-40, M 3 Responses Mar 28

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    I feel I have nothing in common with anybody in my life! I am a libertarian and an Athiest.
    Scout69b Scout69b 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    I am Asatru, and in the middle of the bible belt. I am also libertarian who is pro legalization, for recreational purposes. I believe people should be given a chance once, but...
    ThorsonOfEarthHammer ThorsonOfEarthHammer 26-30, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    Although I lean toward a more progressive view point, I generally eschew politics. The system is completely broken. They pander to their constituencies but in reality they only...
    ProgressNotPerfection ProgressNotPerfection 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    Excepts from a July 18, 1952 letter to Ms. Coretta Scott from Dr. King."I imagine you already know that I am much more socialistic in my economic theory than capitalistic. And yet...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    I am an open Communist/Socialist who believes that the writings of Marx and Engles are scarily true about today's current situation. I want the western capitalist adaptation of...
    Gerald6 Gerald6 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    Most democrats that there way is the best way for America. I guess they're right if the feel we need to be a communist socialist society like china and Russia. I mean look at...
    skeeter0079 skeeter0079 31-35, M 3 Responses Apr 9

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