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Entries from November 2017

Xtianity: going going…not yet gone…debriefing xtianity…

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

http://darwiniana.com/?s=xtianity+exit+strategy https://www.alternet.org/right-wing/right-wing-hijacks-bible-museum One of the ironies on the left is the way secular humanism has nearly revived xtianity and rescued it from its final demise. A good example there is in the Darwin debate, totally muddled by creationists, but with cogent critique (originally ‘secular’) of darwinism as an ideology. More generally the rise of atheism, […]

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Virtual revolution? beyond social democratic pseudo-revolutions…incredibly, the (marxist) left has no blueprints…

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

We deliberately seem to go in circles as we bring up the issue of virtual revolution because the whole question is incoherent on the left, due, in the view here, to the limits and confusions of the marxist/2nd international legacy and its formulation of theory: we need to pursue the ‘gedanken experiment’ to create a […]

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Russia was industrializing rapidly: our DMNC model might have been more appropriate…

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

Russia was industrializing rapidly: our DMNC model might have been more appropriate… November 10th, 2017 · Marxists have outsmarted themselves and created a core confusion about what the left can and must do. In part this is due to the fallacious ‘stages of production’ theory that have made feudalism, capitalism, and communism stages of history […]

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R48G: universal class versus (and/or) the working class…a janus-faced unity/polarity of class concepts…

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://www.dropbox.com/home/Public?preview=Two+Manifestos+version+2.pdf http://darwiniana.com/?s=universal+working+class The focus on the working class has been the focus of the left since the era of 1848 and that is all well and good. But a larger perspective is also useful in order to completely transcend the idea of class altogether. Our idea of the ‘universal class’ is like automatic transmission: it […]

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R48G: the (r)evolutionary option?

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

R48G: the revolutionary option November 17th, 2017 We have repeated cautioned against the revolutionary option with a stance on what we called ‘virtual revolution’.

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Putting the US to shame: Germany’s last coal mine is closing…

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2017/11/life-after-coal.html

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Not our president…//Daily News: Trump is a madman

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

Donald Trump is a madman: The President’s Wednesday Twitter spasm confirms what many Americans have long suspected http://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/donald-trump-madman-article-1.3665163

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Tax-pocalypse now: GOP’s denial of reality hits critical mass

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

Republican senators know this tax bill will be disastrous. They’ve been hypnotized by Trump and can’t wake up https://www.salon.com/2017/11/30/tax-pocalypse-now-gops-denial-of-reality-hits-critical-mass/

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As Senate Vote Looms, Resistance Mobilizes to Defeat ‘Pathetic, Disgraceful, Immoral’ GOP Tax Plan

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://www.commondreams.org/news/2017/11/29/senate-vote-looms-resistance-mobilizes-defeat-pathetic-disgraceful-immoral-gop-tax “How else can I describe the Republican tax plan?” asked Sen. Sanders. “It must be stopped.”

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Epigenetic researchers: Touching infants frequently affects their genetic expression

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://uncommondescent.com/intelligent-design/epigenetic-researchers-touching-infants-frequently-affects-their-genetic-expression/

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What Does It Mean to Live in the Age of the Anthropocene?

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://www.counterpunch.org/2017/11/30/what-does-it-mean-to-live-in-the-age-of-the-anthropocene/

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recent…

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

http://darwiniana.com/2017/11/29/red-forty-eight-group-need-for-a-new-brand-of-revolutionary-movement/ http://darwiniana.com/2017/11/29/the-story-of-the-eonic-effect-a-meta-metanarrative/ http://darwiniana.com/2017/11/29/trick-question-was-the-reformation-religious-or-secular/ http://darwiniana.com/2017/11/29/why-does-the-left-almost-always-lose-gramscian-musings/ http://darwiniana.com/2017/11/28/r48g-the-revolutionary-path/

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It’s the market economy, stupid

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

http://darwiniana.com/2017/08/24/archive-its-the-market-economy-stupid/

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Trump’s Fateful Mistake

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

http://portside.org/2017-11-29/trump%e2%80%99s-fateful-mistake-consumer-financial-protection

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Republicans Are Getting Ready to Repeat Kansas’ Tax Cut Disaster

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://slate.com/business/2017/11/republicans-are-about-to-repeat-kansas-tax-cut-disaster.html

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Evolutionary Biology’s Wrong Turn

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://uncommondescent.com/intelligent-design/evolutionary-biologys-wrong-turn/

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Feathered Jurassic Dinosaurs Were Fierce and … Fluffy?

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://www.richarddawkins.net/2017/11/feathered-jurassic-dinosaurs-were-fierce-and-fluffy/

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Fast evolution…

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/28/science/birds-beaks-evolution-snails.html

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Sea-level rise predicted to threaten more than 13,000 archaeological sites in southeastern US

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/11/171129143405.htm

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[pen-l] Fwd: Tax Cuts for the Super Rich, Financial Assault on the Working People

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

http://www.marxmail.org/msg148345.html

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Princeton Professor: Trump Represents the ‘Rot’ at the Heart of the Country

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://www.alternet.org/news-amp-politics/princeton-professor-trump-represents-rot-heart-country

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Here Are the Four Biggest Lies Trump Told in His Final Tax Scam Sales Pitch

November 30th, 2017 · No Comments

https://www.commondreams.org/news/2017/11/29/here-are-four-biggest-lies-trump-told-his-final-tax-scam-sales-pitch

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Other way around: the DSA should take over the Red Forty-eight Group…(after taking a quiz on the eonic effect)

November 29th, 2017 · No Comments

R48G: should the red forty-eight group take over the DSA? November 15th, 2017 · We are well past halloween but it’s the scary thought in the title that counts. Actually the dsa could do the left a service if in the midst of its relatively open-house structure: it could attempt to promote a new post-marxist […]

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Red Forty-eight Group: need for a new brand of revolutionary movement

November 29th, 2017 · No Comments

archive: Red Forty-eight Group: need for a new brand of revolutionary movement November 11th, 2017 · archive: Red Forty-eight Group: need for a new brand of revolutionary movement July 16th, 2017 · Upate, and…what happened to the working class in yesterday’s vanguardist dialectic? //Red Forty-eight Group: need for a new brand of revolutionary movement October […]

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