On Unfiltered Thinking, The Miracle of The Psychedelic Experience and Human Genius

When you think, focus on thinking with the part of your brain that forms thoughts, not the part that says them aloud in your head. When that filter is removed in times of extreme meditation, psychedelic experiences, etc. you will find that thoughts can flow like a turbulent river, whereas before it was only a …

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20th Century Marxism-Leninism: Not a failure of “socialism” but of skipping over capitalism to reach socialism

Initially I wrote something longer and much more complex, but I will keep this short and simple.  According to the official Marxist-Leninist ideology in Albania, the purpose of the communist movement was "leading it (the country) from its backward semi-feudal state to socialism, bypassing the phase of advanced capitalism" -History of The Party of Labor …

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On that annoying Margret Thatcher quote, and others

"Under socialism we'd all be equally poor" Yeah, in one of the poorest countries on earth if you just immediately transferred to socialism, you'd all be equally poor. That's why rapid industrialization was a thing. Shall I even mention the fact that every single socialist revolution took place in the poorest countries on earth? You …

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Let’s Clear Up Some Misconceptions About What Socialism and Communism ARE and ARE NOT, Once and For All

What is socialism? ❌ Social Welfare Programs ❌ State-Run Enterprises (UPS, Fire Department, etc.) ❌ Full State Ownership Of The Economy ❌ Full State Control of The Economy ❌ When The Government Does Stuff ✔️ State Owned Economy With Workplace Democracy by The Working Class and General Public Under The Dictatorship of The Proletariat ✔️ Social Ownership of The Means of Production …

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Briefly, On the accusations of the (God forbid) “atheism” of Marx and Lenin by the right- From a Christian and a Communist

Yes, Marx and Lenin were atheists! Do you know what else? Buddha was a Buddhist. Martin Luther King was a Christian. Malcom X was a Muslim. Great men are great regardless of their religious convictions. Your attempts to slenderize Marx and Lenin for being atheists are wholly baseless. Were they wrong for being atheists? I …

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We must assume the people to be good and the state evil (Reflections on our society)

"We must assume the people good and the state evil."(1) Obviously the state, as an inherently violent institution, is a necessary evil both in our bourgeois society, and in the society which will be born of the triumph of labor under capital, it will be necessary until that day when bourgeois right ceases to be. …

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On The “Over-Emphasis” of LGBT+ Rights in Modern Culture

A common talking point of the far right today is the alleged ‘over-emphasis’ on LGBT+ rights in modern culture. Indeed, there is an excessive emphasis on LGBT+ rights in modern movies, TV shows, music, ads, etc. But why is this? I argue that such an over-emphasis is not only acceptable, but also necessary. This over-emphasis …

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