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Originally posted by poet1b
reply to post by hawkiye
Reagan was far more of a Marxist than Obama ever will be, promoting corporatism, which is Marxism at heart, and completely the oposite of free enterprise. Everything corporations do is aimed at eliminating free enterprise, regulating the individual, and suppressing individual liberty. Reagan took us in the wrong direction, leading the charge against the working class, and everything our nation is supposed to stand for.
You are the one living the delusion.
edit on 30-1-2013 by poet1b because: Add last line.
Originally posted by hawkiye
LOL you even more deluded them Anok about marxism
A.1.4 Are anarchists socialists?
Yes. All branches of anarchism are opposed to capitalism.
CAPITALISM TRIUMPHANT, SOCIALISM SUBVERSIVE
In an important, well argued and easy to read book, Bookchin forcefully notes the obvious: we have seen the triumph of capital since the 1980s; this has resulted in increasing working hours, decreasing pay packets, increasing alienation, mass unemployment and poverty, increasing misery, and the brink of an ecological crisis...
...Yet in a time when capitalism is encroaching upon almost every aspect of life, Bookchin ironically claims that the left today has little understanding of capitalism. This can be seen in the current "anti-capitalist" movement, which often confuses the ideology of the free market with capitalism as a whole. To Bookchin, who has been involved in revolutionary leftist politics since the 1930s, the tradition of revolutionary socialism seems lost...
...Bookchin essentially argues we need to rediscover socialism, that is, libertarian socialism. Anarchists need to also rediscover the socialism in anarchism. Many of the basic concepts of the leftist anarchist tradition have been lost. For example, many anarchists now view anarchism as a form of liberalism rather than socialism and completely distrust any talk of class. This means, as Bookchin notes, anarchism is losing its traditional left-wing core, and thus is fast becoming an unthreatening version of liberalism with a bourgeois emphasis on the freedom of the individual, on personal autonomy (a notion that suits capitalists just fine). "Anti-statism" isn't enough. Many reactionaries and even corporate bandits are against state intervention too. In my view, unless socialism is an integral part of anarchism, then anarchism becomes self-indulgence. Anarchists who aren't socialists might as well just call themselves individualists." (p. 125). So Bookchin claims what is sorely needed is a serious, coherent, organised, revolutionary anarchist left which is well-versed in anarchist socialist theory...
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