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Why Cohesive Groups Out Compete Individualist Free Riders in Conflict as Per Charles Darwin

In an on line argument with a gun nut I posted: Charles Darwin (1809-1882) nailed it well I think when he said: “When two tribes of primeval man, living in the same country, came into competition, if (other circumstances being … Continue reading

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How Ayn Rand Became the New Right’s Version of Marx

There is a great article on Ayn Rand in today’s UK Guardian pointing out her essentially psychopathic nature as well as her contribution to the current financial crisis via Alan Greenspan. George Monbiot at his best: Her psychopathic ideas made … Continue reading

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Inner Political Contradictions

‘Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes.’ I have always liked this Walt Whitman quote, at least partly because I think our fear of conflict is based on our fear that … Continue reading

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