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The Communist Manifesto and its relevance today. (Part 1: Bourgeois and Proletarians) BY DANIEL CANNON.

The Communist Manifesto has been around since 1848 yet Marx and Engels ideas are still shared by millions of people all over the world today. In four articles I’ll be looking at whether the ideas of Traditional Marxism have relevance today. 1.926 altre parole

DANIEL CANNON

becoming my enemy: working from home

07-02-2015

…As long as the cleavage exists between the particular and common interest, as long, therefore, as activity is not voluntarily, but naturally, divided, man’s own deed becomes an alien power opposed to him, which enslaves him instead of being controlled by him…while in communist society, where nobody has one exclusive sphere of activity but each can become accomplished in any branch he wishes, society regulates the general production and thus makes it possible for me to do one thing today and another tomorrow, to hunt in the morning, fish in the afternoon, rear cattle in the evening, criticize after dinner, just as I have a mind, without ever becoming hunter, fisherman, shepherd or critic.

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Becoming My Enemy

It finally published

Surprisingly the book was published a lot faster then I thought. Here is the link:

http://www.amazon.com/dp/B010R0WV7M

If you are curious about the essay and if you do read it. 14 altre parole

Philosphy

Good News

I have taken the leap of faith and self published my essay I have been working on for the whole month of May. I published it on Amazon Kindle because they have a program called Amazon Kindle Direct publishing that allows individuals to publish their work. 103 altre parole

Philosphy

Reform Movements of 19th Century America

As you read this, I’m freshly back (and brain dead, in a good way) from the Historical Novel Society conference. Will post about that once my brain has downloaded all the new knowledge. 1.310 altre parole

19th Century America

Make way for the Gen Next Opiate

Do this – no, really do it.
Look at the light that lights up the room you are in. Stare at it for two minutes and read this. 577 altre parole

Morons of the World Unite!

In 1848, before he really had really learned to think, Karl Marx emitted the famous call, “Workers of the World Unite!” That was in the “Communist Manifesto,” communism lite for those who move their lips when they read. 1.578 altre parole

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