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by Arising_uk
Tue Jul 25, 2017 2:54 am
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Secularism versus the Demonization of Atheists
Replies: 278
Views: 6435

Re: Secularism versus the Demonization of Atheists

... In point of fact, the "religious" war-deaths are no more than 8% of the total...just over 7%, to be precise. The vast majority have been killed either in non-religiously motivated wars, or more commonly, by the regimes of avowed Atheists. But those regimes weren't killing in the name of atheism...
by Arising_uk
Tue Jul 25, 2017 2:49 am
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Secularism versus the Demonization of Atheists
Replies: 278
Views: 6435

Re: Secularism versus the Demonization of Atheists

Stalin murdered everyone he murdered in the name of Socialism, which he got from Marx, who called the critique of religion "the first of all critiques." Statistically, Atheism has been at the heart of the most murderous regimes in history. In fact, there is a 48% chance that any Atheist leader of a...
by Arising_uk
Mon Jul 24, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: Whose Life has Value?
Replies: 26
Views: 402

Re: Whose Life has Value?

But do you believe there is an objective standard for human value and our actions reflect it? ... Yes, it's called being this social primate. Does running from trouble show a respect for life? ... Yes if it's your life you are running to save. If a man is raping a woman does it really show respect ...
by Arising_uk
Mon Jul 24, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Public, Immutable, Decentralized, Open, Ledger
Replies: 91
Views: 558

Re: Public, Immutable, Decentralized, Open, Ledger

Dontaskme wrote:There is here NO SELF claiming itself. ...
Did someone say something?
To know you are is to know you're not.
To know you're not is to know you are. ...
Sorry is someone speaking?
You don't make statements. Statements make You.
:lol: That explains shitloads.
by Arising_uk
Mon Jul 24, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Public, Immutable, Decentralized, Open, Ledger
Replies: 91
Views: 558

Re: Public, Immutable, Decentralized, Open, Ledger

Dontaskme wrote:To know thyself is to be thyself. ...
Except that elsewhere you claim there is no myself?
When As-king...Dontaskme. ...
Then you really ought to stop making statements.
by Arising_uk
Mon Jul 24, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Is national socialism an alternative?
Replies: 41
Views: 322

Re: Is national socialism an alternative?

... Russia and China are national socialist if you look closely at their ideology and the design of their political & economical system. ... Yes you should look very closely, Putin is doing what all 'national socialist' states do, stoking xenophobia and hatred towards the 'outside' and some of his ...
by Arising_uk
Mon Jul 24, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Is national socialism an alternative?
Replies: 41
Views: 322

Re: Is national socialism an alternative?

Edward Snowden is a whistle blower fighting for civil rights, to some extent he is an American political dissent, yet we have seen him being accused for treason by the government. ... Presumably because he worked for the CIA and signed your equivalent of our Official Secrets Act hence he is guilty ...
by Arising_uk
Mon Jul 24, 2017 3:03 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Is national socialism an alternative?
Replies: 41
Views: 322

Re: Is national socialism an alternative?

The French high speed railway was built because in the battle of policy-making, the airline industries have slightly less influences than railway industries. In France, the Alstom company enjoy enormous political influences. Here is their link http://www.alstom.com/ So what? France is a liberal dem...
by Arising_uk
Mon Jul 24, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Public, Immutable, Decentralized, Open, Ledger
Replies: 91
Views: 558

Re: Public, Immutable, Decentralized, Open, Ledger

Maybe they don't, maybe they do. ... They don't. Maybe they are, maybe they aren't...all depends on the circumstances of their particular situation. ... Well for sure if they aren't the top-dog of a pride then they have to hunt and they do it with their mates(friends) or they are reduced to being a...
by Arising_uk
Mon Jul 24, 2017 1:46 am
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Is national socialism an alternative?
Replies: 41
Views: 322

Re: Is national socialism an alternative?

But in France at that time the airlines were also partly state-owned?

Still, in either case it didn't take a nazi government to do it so your case appear moot.
by Arising_uk
Sun Jul 23, 2017 11:42 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Is national socialism an alternative?
Replies: 41
Views: 322

Re: Is national socialism an alternative?

Above us only sky wrote:Meanwhile a national socialist system is able to break those vested interests and push the plan through by political might.
So how did the French or Japanese do it?
by Arising_uk
Sun Jul 23, 2017 11:39 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Is national socialism an alternative?
Replies: 41
Views: 322

Re: Is national socialism an alternative?

Skip wrote:What communist state? There are none. So far, the only true communes have been very much smaller than states; a village at most. ...
Kerala.
by Arising_uk
Sun Jul 23, 2017 11:28 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Public, Immutable, Decentralized, Open, Ledger
Replies: 91
Views: 558

Re: Public, Immutable, Decentralized, Open, Ledger

We are made-up of a stack of compeating egos. Each one fighting to get to the top of the stack to be either outwardly expressed or to be part of a chain of our almost continual inner narration. ... Try some NLP and you could learn some techniques that could get all of them working together. You cou...
by Arising_uk
Sun Jul 23, 2017 11:25 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Public, Immutable, Decentralized, Open, Ledger
Replies: 91
Views: 558

Re: Public, Immutable, Decentralized, Open, Ledger

... Only the one's scared of being alone commit to making long term partnerships with other wild animals that is the human zoo. All they do is use each other to help get them through their frightened loneliness while they are waiting to die...It's pure slavery trying to tame other wild animals... ....
by Arising_uk
Sat Jul 22, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: A portrait of reality
Replies: 58
Views: 1391

Re: A portrait of reality

That's better.

You going to do well with this I think uwot. Nice job.