Atheism is the negation of religion. Trotskyism is Marxism and Leninism with the negation of "Marxism-Leninism", i.e., Stalinism. Both atheism and Trotskyism are defined by the fundamental negation of an aspect considered "normal" of the thing of which they are a part of, i.e. theology or Leninism (Marxism in the era of imperialism). This … Continue reading Atheism and Trotskyism: Both Negations of certain Ideology’s, Both Attacked For Similar Reasons
Month: October 2017
Going on today is what I see as an unofficial, disorganized, and very liberal "cultural revolution" that, while recognizing the racist nature of our society, is not addressing the institutional roots of the problem. On the contrary, is individualistically and idealistically slandering individuals and commodities for taking part in a system of which, they too, … Continue reading Why The Liberal “Cultural Revolution” Against Racism Is Doomed To Fail
Any elected official with any real power that does not make the abolition of homelessness a concrete goal is guilty of crimes against humanity in my eyes. At present, that is almost every elected official, republican or democrat, in the country. When you give food to the homeless do not be fooled for one second … Continue reading The Existence of Homelessness in America Today is a Crime Against Humanity!
Religion and Socialism: A New Answer To The Religious Question Prelude to my Magnus Opus on Religion and Socialism Some Historical Context (those familiar with the Trotskyist interpretation of the history of the Russian Revolution and the "fall of communism" can skip over this) In 1917 a revolution in Russia erupted that shook the … Continue reading Religion and Socialism: A New Answer To The Religious Question
Historical materialism shows that religion, and organized religion in particular, has, in every epoch, acted in defense of the prevailing socioeconomic order. Therefore Lenin states, “Marxism has always regarded all modern religions and churches, and each and every religious [organization], as instruments of bourgeois reaction that serve to defend exploitation and to befuddle the working … Continue reading Historical Materialism and Religion: A New Theory
How anyone can harm an old person, a child, or an animal escapes me. The world is filled with terror, not actual terror but emotional terror. There are laws of physics that cannot be broken, and written laws that exist only because they can be broken. The worst atrocities can take place in 3 seconds, … Continue reading Briefly On The Constant Existential and Moral Terror
45% of Americans believe the universe is less than 10,000 years old. How did we get here? I had thought most everyone accepted the big bang theory and the theory of evolution as a scientific fact. This statistic terrifies me. If you make it a war of science vs. religion, science will always win. Evolution … Continue reading Against Christian Fundamentalism