mick

active 3 months ago
active 3 months ago
  • @mick ward Full of people being paid by the taxpayer to doss around. I loved it. Simple life. Open air. Great company. Didn’t even have to sign on in person. It was a great music scene. Punk and politics and passion. Back then I spent most of my time trying to pull coppers off horses in trafalgar square.. Thatcher was a hate figure. But I a…[Read more]

  • kerry replied to the topic Capitalism vs Communism in the forum Banter 7 months ago

    @mick Financially: yes, money is just a tool, like all tools it can be modified or used differently as the user chooses.

    Environmentally: Not even close at present levels of consumption without almost unimaginable changes to the care taken in extracting, consuming and reusing resources. With that… maybe but I’ve no idea how we get there since…[Read more]

  • elly replied to the topic Capitalism vs Communism in the forum Banter 7 months ago

    @sam @mick No, the idea behind communism is that it must be installed violently because capitalists do not give up their property voluntarily. Read Marx.

    Communism is “dictatorship of the proletariat”