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Anonymous ## Mod ## 11/10/26(Wed)10:01 No. 3905 ID: 4c1a8e [Reply] Stickied

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For growing and shit or whatever I present to you:


Put in whatever resources that fit in here, whether it's from wikipedia, youtube, some university, or where ever. Just remember to keep it within the board's guidelines and rules.
Use it or lose it, faggots.

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Anonymous 22/07/24(Sun)18:34 No. 15021 ID: 3742c4

You can find there lectures on many philosophical subjects

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This thread is for discussion of the validity of religion(s) and arguments for and against the existence of god/gods.

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Anonymous 22/06/25(Sat)05:41 No. 14964 ID: 06d1ce


>One can only HOPE that things don't just keep going as they are, because then there will be nothing left.

From 1914 to 1945, over a hundred million people were slaughtered in cold blood. What did we do after? Right back to killing. Nearly five million people died in Korea. More than half of these–about ten percent of Korea's prewar population–were civilians. This rate of civilian casualties was higher than World War II's and the Vietnam War's. So, yeah, I think it stands to reason we're pretty much fucked. Sorry, class of 2100!

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Obsession with freedom Anonymous 20/02/09(Sun)14:55 No. 14401 ID: 7d5109 [Reply] [First 100 posts] [Last 50 posts]

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>George Washington joined the Masonic Lodge in Fredericksburg, Virginia, at the age of twenty in 1752. During the War for Independence, General Washington attended Masonic celebrations and religious observances in several states. He also supported Masonic lodges that formed within army regiments.
>Such was Washington’s character, that from almost the day he took his Masonic obligations until his death, he became the same man in private that he was in public. In Masonic terms, he remained “a just and upright Mason.” Brother Washington was, in Masonic terms, a “living stone” who became the cornerstone of American civilization.

The American Constitution is the founding document that supposedly promotes freedom for individuals regardless of creed or religion but when you look at who wrote this document it becomes fairly obvious that all this is a mere reflection of slave owning anarchists that refused to obey others. It stipulates that people have a right to bare arms and own land but with what justification? The constitutional rights espoused in the U.S.A seem to be nothing more than the extension of self-righteous egotism that in the modern day society results in mass shootings and exploitation of other people. It's not about building a functional society, it's about protecting oneself from everything that goes against your own interests.

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Anonymous 22/08/09(Tue)03:38 No. 15090 ID: 44e8de

No, they're not fictional. Again, not all kids are external affect. Kids can be overcome with emotion to the point of paralyzed affect.

Also, there's neurodivergent ones. There's babies that don't cry at birth.

Anonymous 22/08/09(Tue)05:20 No. 15091 ID: 7d5109

By mentioning "neurodivergent" (everything from schizophrenia to ADHD) you just prove my point.

Anonymous 22/08/09(Tue)08:22 No. 15092 ID: 2cac95

Outliers are a bad example of how children function when the overwhelming majority cry during the slightest unpleasant experience.

2+2 bruhsjxx 22/08/03(Wed)18:53 No. 15049 ID: 6e9154 [Reply]


Anonymous 22/08/07(Sun)20:01 No. 15084 ID: dc1af3

Square root of 16

Anonymous 22/08/04(Thu)20:40 No. 15074 ID: 86af2e [Reply]

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Blerd seems to be made for black people who feel unconfortable is the vastly white environment of nerd culture, so apparently they moved away and made their own thingy
What sense does it make to create diffrent spaces for diffrent ethnicies? Isnt that the opposite of fighting for tolerance? I think the dream is to have people of all ethnicies feel confortable in any space and with each other, to make every space a safe space in regard to your skin color, not to move away so whites can be with whites and blacks with blacks.
I understand that back people felt ostracised in the convensional nerd spaces, but it seems that now white people are also being ostracised when they enter the blerd zone. How tf is this helping anyone achieving an inclusive society? Are we really going to beat racism by promoting ethnic/cultural segragation? Can't we all learn to include whites and blacks in the nerd scene whithout creating ethnic safe spaces that will inevitably lead us to enjoy the things we like only with people of the same skin color as us?
We invented nerd, why can't we reshape it into somehing more inclusive that better reflects our (more modern) views of the world?
If a black person feels unconfortable in a mostly white work environment, i belive it would make a lot more sense to re-educate said work environment, not only for said white people to be more inclusive of their black co-worker, but also to promote more black people hirings in the future. In this sense, blerd is the equivalent of creating a separate office or busines for blacks only, is that really the smartest move towards defeating racism?
I know preaching tolerance, changing the world one mind at a time, and fighting our way towards a racism free world is a lot of hard work, and segragation is a lot easier if all we want is to have a safe space not be judged by others. But the easiest way is not always the best, reshaping nerd culture into an inclusive one may be hard work, but i think its definitely better (on the long run at least) than to sub divide it based on skin color and make it so that nerd white people dont have to deal with nerd black people and vice versa.Lets not give in to racism and create diffrent spaces for people with diffrent skin colors to live without having to deal with cultural diversification. Lets instead fight racism and make nerd culture a multicolored one.
I want to know what is the general perception of people on this stuff, is blerd perfectly fine to you as black people "moving on" from white people nerd spaces, what are your thoughts on it?

Anonymous 22/08/05(Fri)17:16 No. 15077 ID: 838b0b

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Too much text
I did not read

Anonymous 22/08/07(Sun)20:00 No. 15083 ID: dc1af3

What you say is valid but as we all know, things like these are complicated. Humans are far too attached to castes.

This is why I say individuality is relative.

humanity anonimus 17/07/02(Sun)21:41 No. 12988 ID: 486e31 [Reply]

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Why we are not united? , it s stupid to fight each other , is not better to spent our energy for grow up together?
All the Nations want to have the primacy of something that cause most of the problem on the Earth like the war , economy and political crisis, the hungry , ...
We are Human , we not need a bigger television or beautiful dress , we need to understand to stay togheder

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Anonymous 20/05/20(Wed)10:21 No. 14509 ID: 7cb4c3

Population control may actually be a solution

Go to /pol/ Anonymous 22/01/16(Sun)23:58 No. 14886 ID: 182caf

and ask them to redpill you about "Zion`s elders protocols"

You may start to see a bit

Anonymous 22/07/30(Sat)07:40 No. 15027 ID: da3c72

Exactly. Idk why people think it's evil. At least more evil than other NWO methods.

rant Anonymous 17/08/07(Mon)14:32 No. 13061 ID: 1460ee [Reply]

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i wonder how all us millennials turn out
our attitude towards the struggle in transitioning from child to adult can either be anger directed towards the economic system or towards those who raised us unprepared (liberal parenting, university system)
it’s definitely a combination of both, but i think the latter deserves more scrutiny. It’s easier to fix and coming to terms with it will make you happier than understanding economic injustices. I can’t conceive of a world in which communism succeeds, marx created or re-appropriated the term exploitation and makes value judgments about the economy that make sense only through a certain lens. I don’t think this viewpoint will ever gain majority support, it’s an anti humanistic theory in the way it assumes victim hood for poor people, they are “exploited” beyond control. The theory reduces people to non-autonomous beings when in reality there can be many reasons people do not succeed economically. In a communistic society would you even be responsible for your own feelings and emotions? A murderer must surely be held morally accountable, which already seems to contradict the idea that poverty is an injustice. In both systems people MUST be held morally accountable therefore its all a matter of preference. Which moral lens do you choose to view from? It would help greatly if the communists clearly set their moral standards, in doing so they would admit to the fact that humans have autonomy and moral obligation. Capitalism clearly sets its own standards and has its own moral code embedded in the way the economy functions, in rewarding certain members of society more than others. Communism has no replacement, and coupled with social liberalism has nothing to say about the value of individual behavior whatsoever. In order to move forward the left must rework or forget marx, the rise of the alt right and Trump’s presidency have made this clear.

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Anonymous 20/11/29(Sun)21:28 No. 14651 ID: 686190

you think communism is free money? lol get off this board

Anonymous 20/12/10(Thu)04:37 No. 14658 ID: d05cda

>I can’t conceive of a world in which communism succeeds
Yet capitalism is literally causing human extinction as we speak. Destroying the environment because it's hilariously profitable.

Anonymous 22/07/30(Sat)07:39 No. 15026 ID: da3c72

Aren't you confusedsing communism for neoliberalsism?
Communism was all about accountability.
In the Soviet Union, punishment was brutal. They sent people to gulags to be reformed.

Also, liberalism is the foundation of Western society. Liberalism I'd what allows people to have autonomy. It's what allows people to agree to disagree.
Without liberalism, you either have fascism or communism.

Is Hedonism an Asceticism? Anonymous 22/07/22(Fri)06:51 No. 15011 ID: 4177ec [Reply]

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For example — although this thread should not be limited to them — I was thinking about the hikikomori. Don't they resemble monks in their seclusion? Is there something to this? Discuss.

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Anonymous 22/07/25(Mon)20:38 No. 15022 ID: 44e8de

>More armchair intellectual crap.

No. Most hikkimori aren't reactionary youth like you.
In fact, I feel that hikkimori being conflated with alt right is an excuse used to gain more numbers into rightoid larping.

Anonymous 22/07/29(Fri)18:55 No. 15024 ID: 838b0b

>armchair intellectual
read a book
newage crap, read a book

Anonymous 22/07/29(Fri)19:11 No. 15025 ID: be9b39

>>More armchair intellectual crap
What do you even mean by this?

Anonymous 22/07/06(Wed)02:31 No. 14983 ID: 838b0b [Reply]

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Do you agree with Scruton? Are intellectuals mostly leftist because it's a self-congratulating way to answer society's ills, but not always what's right(no-pun)? Here is a link:

Anonymous 22/07/06(Wed)04:14 No. 14984 ID: e60093

Why do people always think leftism is mostly elitism and antisociality?
Don't right-wing Ivory Tower folks exist?

The+Red+Barron 22/07/20(Wed)08:52 No. 15010 ID: 7cb4c3

Leftists thrive on lies. I'll pay your healthcare right after I finish raising taxes and castrating farmers, brb

So in a way, yes, because they are all just using lip service

Anonymous 22/07/22(Fri)19:24 No. 15017 ID: c4d93f

Aren't you confusing leftism for neoliberalism?

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