‘LIBERTY! EQUALITY! FRATERNITY!’ An Analysis of Modern Society

‘LIBERTY! EQUALITY! FRATERNITY!’ (Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité) The slogan and promise of the French Revolution which ushered in on a mass scale a radical new social order which was said to deliver on this promise: capitalism. However no one can deny that even the fundamental sentiments of this promise have been squandered, bastardized and repudiated by bourgeois society….

What is Socialism & Communism? A (Very Basic) Rundown

The idea of society placing human needs above the profit motive is certainly an old one. Critics say that it cannot be done, yet in our current society the goal of meeting human needs is still there- but the accumulation of capital takes a priority. The priority of the accumulation of profit over human needs…

“I think therefore I am” existence and consciousness

It is certainly a logical conclusion. But at what point do we establish thought capable of being considered consciousness? Does the spider think to bind his web? Or is it his nature? If nature is the defining trait then to intentionally betray ones own nature would be an act of conscious being. But human nature…

Two countries at war

Two countries people cry out to their government in solidarity with the other countries people before going to war. Both governments shame their people for not being patriotic and putting the country in danger. But the governments were the only danger. Both governments cried democracy, freedom, for god and for country- never suspecting their enemy…

Trump’s absurd claim of a Republican ‘Workers Party’

Billionaires don’t speak for- and will never speak for workers. It is an insult to the working class to have a billionaire, the top 10% of the 1% tell the working people that he’s going to turn the republican party into a ‘workers party’. No Mr. Trump, when there’s a workers party it will be…