Re: The IFG - Still don't think.....

From: Michael Lorrey (
Date: Fri Feb 09 2001 - 12:56:58 MST

Thats one of the central paradoxes of 'libertarian socialism' that these
people refuse to acknowledge or discuss, which is one reason why I see
them as being disingenuous if they are able to think logically, or else
mentally screwed up somehow. BTW: It wasn't me that said that, that was
me quoting a list ejection letter I got from an anarchism mail list. wrote:
> In a message dated 2/9/01 9:02:35 AM Pacific Standard Time,
> writes:<< Anarchism is fundamentally opposed to any and all forms of
> capitalism, and you have publicly stated that you are not anti-capitalist.
> Therefore you have been kicked and banned from the AAC list unless you ever
> become *both* anti-government *and* anti-capitalism, i.e. an anarchist. >>
> Mike,
> Please help me out. I am a simple minded kid that was raised as a cotton
> farmer and I don't grasp subtle reasoning too well.
> This fellow says you are persona non grata unless and until:
> 1. You become "anti-government" and
> 2. "anti-capitalist."
> Now, this is my problem. If you (the indefinite you) are anti-government
> then how does one prevent capitalism?. With no government to appeal to you
> could get your buddies to help you take my goods without compensation but
> then again I have friends of my own.
> Ron h.

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