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I Am a Libertarian Socialist

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Libertarianism ..IS the way forward. Not completely as no way of living should be without measure ..or left completely unchecked. society has a responsibility to its self. Having...
    Mmmcherries Mmmcherries 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 16

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    I believe in being a fiscal conservative and social liberal. Many people believe that Libertarians are Tea Party members, however we are not.
    ilovethongs23 ilovethongs23 41-45 1 Response Aug 17

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    I've sided with certain particular issues on both sides of the political division on numerous occasions,... I'm registered as a Republican but frankly,... I think internally, our...
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    I can get along with anyone. I don't know how I am able to talk to anyone, it's just a gift. I can talk to people from all ages, different personality types, I can talk to socially...
    Robertjames9 Robertjames9 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 17

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    You know it's a tendency of mine , to start a convo with a complete stranger , gets it off simple , and throw in a bit of heavy stuff into it like past experiences for eg, Am I...
    stephenrko stephenrko 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    Just read a lengthy 'American Patriot' blog, so couldn't keep from posting this experience ;) Thinking of making a blog counter to that sort marking myself as a true 'world...
    candidcanine candidcanine 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    well, I'm not and from what I hear you mob are naught but a burden and a pack of anarchists who want to bring down Govt and Establishment. I've always been curious, how would you...
    LipsParted LipsParted 46-50, F 9 Responses Aug 21

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    How many people just come online to just vent? Or make good true real friends to even to a personal extent on this site? Well in my case - if it were to be venting - crap I would...
    stephenrko stephenrko 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    Or so I thought. But according to the political spectrum quizzes I took for political science class, I am a center-left Libertarian. It really isn't surprising considering the...
    GrimCreeper0150 GrimCreeper0150 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 29

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    "First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a Socialist. Then they came for the Trade Unionists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not...
    Gelezinis Gelezinis 18-21, F Aug 16

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    LOS ANGELES TALK SHOW HOST & WRITER Here's a black female journalist's opinion of the Obamas. These are her words not ours. Even if you love Obama you might take a few minutes to...
    fitsjustfine fitsjustfine 41-45, M 6 Responses Sep 2

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    Okay here goes: 1. I'm prolife 2. I'm 14 3. I am black 4. I'm a girl 5. My fiancé is a white man (15) 6. We are having twins this month 7. I'm a conservative 8. Everyone was born...
    ZayliaT ZayliaT 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 14

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    Sure.. and as far as I am aware.. they do medical chechups and several styles of remedies each month or atleast every single 2weeks!He claimed under Swedish legislation, currently...
    Yolandajn652 Yolandajn652 31-35, M Aug 25

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    I may or may not accept you. It depends on how interested you are in me, and whether or not you care if I take interest in you. I can easily tell the difference between those who...
    DenverChild DenverChild 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    i really want a girlfriend for me age doesn't matter much ,who is caring ,honest ,mature ,and more important a good human who is really serious for relationship ,i am quite...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 14

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    I'm BookerD,and after a long session of Epic Rap Battles,at YouTube University and an overindulgence in ICE-T (two gallon kind) I got the idea for this group. If it caught on I'd...
    bookerdana bookerdana 51-55, M 7 Responses Aug 17

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    Le phénomène est sans doute moins net dans l’Allemagne napoléonienne. Bien que la création des cantons allemands ait pour objectif de casser le cadre territorial des...
    tudoulaile03 tudoulaile03 46-50, M Aug 18

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    So so important for the people of Scotland, and the rest of the uk. Can't believe there's so little on here about it! On the 18th September Scotland will vote yes or no to leaving...
    Ladybuddha1 Ladybuddha1 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 26

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    To all those who are considering university: unless you know exactly what you are doing and unless you know that your degree will definitely benefit you in a major way, do not...
    2095TwistedTransistor3684 2095TwistedTransistor3684 26-30, F Aug 27

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    To all those who are considering university: unless you know exactly what you are doing and unless you know that your degree will definitely benefit you in a major way, do not...
    2095TwistedTransistor3684 2095TwistedTransistor3684 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    I'm a socialist but I also own and actively trade stocks. I don't hate or am personally jealous of personal financial success if it is legitimate. Someone who gets rich off wars...
    CrazyWaterSpring CrazyWaterSpring 51-55, M 2 Responses Aug 28

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    Russia on the move against Ukraine. How does the US President deal with this? The US could make Putin irrelevant tomorrow just by becoming energy independent and by drilling here...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M Aug 28

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    Au demeurant, toutes les sensibilités de droite appuient ces revendications160;: les grandes manifestations de 1984, qui ont emporté le gouvernement, ont montré qu’il s...
    nyers19 nyers19 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    Ces concours sont identiques à ceux du public, mais organisés parallèlement. Dans un contexte de mise en avant des vertus du libéralisme, et aussi de revanche sur les projets d...
    blesp15 blesp15 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    The dr tells me I have it very bad, too. 1 week after my sleep study someone from the hospital called me with some urgency in his voice. He offered to make an appointment to see...
    ImperialAerosolKid ImperialAerosolKid 41-45, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I sometimes think it causes more trouble than it aims to solve. Who are 'they' that sow all these PC diktats anyway? Probably comfortably well off white middle class 'socialists...
    SLdale SLdale 51-55, M 1 day ago

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