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by William
Thu Nov 15, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Normative radicalization and the rules of engagement
Replies: 0
Views: 971

Normative radicalization and the rules of engagement

If a college educated person can not agree that normative radicalization is wrong, there is little room for much conversation. By this I mean using radical and fringe terms and ideas without restraint and doing the one thing you are not allowed to do with them, make them normative. To use a common i...
by William
Thu Nov 01, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Chapter 2, part 1: Historic Background and Enrico Corradini
Replies: 4
Views: 2595

Re: Chapter 2, part 1: Historic Background and Enrico Corradini

Excellent stuff again. I think chunking on various chapters makes it easier to follow. It really does seem like the Italian fascists see the anarchy of the market and wish to impose a new scientific rational order on top of it, just like the Marxists. Lol, wait until chapter 3. The thinker there is...
by William
Thu Nov 01, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Chapter 2, part 1: Historic Background and Enrico Corradini
Replies: 4
Views: 2595

Re: Chapter 2, part 1: Historic Background and Enrico Corradini

The Fascists weren't exactly unique in that regard. It seems that around the late 19th/early 20th century laissez-faire, liberalism and representative government were on the out in intellectual circles. Fascism, Fabianism, Communism and half a dozen dead ideologies like Technocracy that never got i...
by William
Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Statehood & Violence After Medieval Times: My Analysis
Replies: 5
Views: 5447

Re: Statehood & Violence After Medieval Times: My Analysis

The article is great. I think I generally agree with it. I do especially like paragraphs like this: Furthermore, even if historical changes concerning self-control e.g. alcohol consumption could reliably be attributed mainly to Victorian civilizing offenses, this would say little about which particu...
by William
Sun Oct 28, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: New Registrations Need Approval of an Admin
Replies: 2
Views: 4274

Re: New Registrations Need Approval of an Admin

as far as i can tell the last 6 pages of people are all bots, didn't want to do a mass delete on that level though without a second opinion
by William
Sun Oct 28, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Mussolini's intellectuals
Replies: 8
Views: 5317

Re: Mussolini's intellectuals

by William
Sun Oct 28, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Chapter 2, part 1: Historic Background and Enrico Corradini
Replies: 4
Views: 2595

Chapter 2, part 1: Historic Background and Enrico Corradini

Chapter 2 part 1 Historic Background and Enrico Corradini This is part 3 of a thread on the book Mussolini's Intellectual s by James A Gregor. See here for what this thread is about: http://misesforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=162 and here for part 2: http://misesforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=518 For...
by William
Thu Oct 25, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: SJWS say the darndest things
Replies: 81
Views: 33456

Re: SJWS say the darndest things

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by William
Wed Oct 24, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Racist marble statues
Replies: 0
Views: 2458

Racist marble statues

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/10/29/the-myth-of-whiteness-in-classical-sculpture?fbclid=IwAR3r_aTpvVJJcz4gqq_yTNINWgLU2eCCsIsAJMCnpMftzocZgJgJYS6MWrY This article is idiotic on many levels here are a few: 1. It is a well known fact, and has been a well known fact for a very long time that ...
by William
Wed Oct 24, 2018 4:16 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Favourite Quotes and Aphorisms
Replies: 19
Views: 8708

Re: Favourite Quotes and Aphorisms

"I can no longer call her [Elizabeth Warren] Pocahontas because she has no Indian blood. She doesn’t qualify.” Donald J Trump

That's an amazing insult off an already amazing nickname he gave her. I mean, that's just...wow. Bravo Donaldo, bravo