posted on May, 11 2014 @ 02:06 PM
a reply to: namehere
I was envisioning the ability to discuss society problems. Like Plato's republic, and the idealism behind scientific advancements. Or, the concept
of the library of Alexandria. And the language developed, with science in mind.
Not the aristocracy.
Suggest some of those ideas today, written in the past, like no property, and you would be considered the anti Christ. Just 50 year's ago, even the
mention of communism, or anything not waving the flag of American capitalism, could land you a death sentence.
They were in many ways, freer thinkers. In fact, our own nation was modeled after some of those ideas.
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