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Automation destroys capitalism.

Since labor defines exchange value, you can't extract value if no one is working.

Pirate books, watch movies online, download a car.
Support the needs of authors though crowdfunding and communal projects, don't worry about corporations desperately trying to keep artificial scarcity.

you know it's about to get good when they break out the The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT", "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in this document are to be interpreted as described in RFC 2119.

“A vegan diet is probably the single biggest way to reduce your impact on planet Earth, not just greenhouse gases, but global acidification, eutrophication, land use and water use. It is far bigger than cutting down on your flights or buying an electric car.” (source)

Found this and will write a blog post about things I do (or not yet do) to reduce my ecological footprint.

#GlobalClimateStrike #Vegan

"Some comrades, disregarding the subjective and objective conditions, suffer from the malady of revolutionary impetuosity; they will not take pains to do minute and detailed work among the masses, but, riddled with illusions, want only to do big things."

"[They,] adopting the methods of commandism and relying only on [...] a small section of the masses, erroneously attempted to stage a series of local uprisings throughout the country, which had no prospect of success."

Mao says: organize.

@vertigo @raekh Try a neutron star for an atomic nucleus so big you can orbit it

"How does one download the WiFi drivers without WiFi?"

This is basically the embodiment of my emotional state lately.

TIL coke were fine with actual Hitler. Lots of other corporations were as well ovs.

To learn more duckgogo nazi coke - Fanta is any interesting side story BTW

No one is disposable.

"In November of 1970, the Young Lords and the Black Panther Party seized a section of Lincoln Hospital, establishing the first drug detox program in the South Bronx, the center of the city’s heroin epidemic. The “People’s Detox” operated out of the old nurses’ residence under a coalition of Black and Puerto Rican left nationalists, socialists, and radical medical workers. Influenced by the psychological work of Frantz Fanon, they saw revolutionary political education as essential for overcoming drug addiction."

communemag.com/junkie-communis

We should always use our brains and think everything over carefully. A common saying goes, “Knit your brows and you will hit upon a stratagem.” In other words much thinking yields wisdom. In order to get rid of the blindness that exists to a serious extent in our Party, we must encourage our comrades to think, to learn the method of analysis and to cultivate the habit of analysis.

    - “Our Study and the Current Situation” (April 12, 1944), Mao Zedong Selected Works, Vol. III, pp. 174-75.
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