Every Person With Political Power
A squirrel gif I found to explain the difference between business unionism and class struggle unionism
"The big lie about capitalism is that everyone can be rich. That’s impossible. Capitalism works only if the vast majority of the population are kept poor enough to never quit working, are kept poor enough to accept distasteful jobs society cannot function without. If everyone were a millionaire, who would empty the trash or repair the sewers? It follows that the poorer the general population is made, the greater the worth of the money held by the wealthy, in terms of the lives which may be bought and sold with it."
What is fascism? Many authors have proposed definitions, but most fail to move beyond the abstract
The esteemed historian Robert O. Paxton answers this question for the first time by focusing on the concrete: what the fascists did, rather than what they said. From the first violent uniformed bands beating up “enemies of the state,” through Mussolini’s rise to power, to Germany’s fascist radicalization in World War II, Paxton shows clearly why fascists came to power in some countries and not others, and explores whether fascism could exist outside the early-twentieth-century European setting in which it emerged.
"The system was never broken it was built this way"
the sooner you realize this, the sooner you’ll realize what you should really be mad at
"In the eyes of the corporations, inmate labor is a brilliant strategy in the eternal quest to maximize profit." ~ (from this article)
"Stalin’s position in a system of class can in part be measured by the fact that he lived in a fucking palace."
"If you are getting a colonial education, you are learning how to solve imperial problems, not people’s problems."
i like this for obvious reasons and i also like this because at first glance i always think it’s bob and doug mckenzie
Freedom fighters. Free Palestine!