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In the Shadow of the Capitalist State

Donald Worster writes about the theory of the capitalist state, and its purpose: Instead, the state has become a Leviathan in whose shadow ordinary men and women live…. In the

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Marxists & Their Slight Lapses of Perception

Donald Worster expounds: Too quickly, however, they have assumed that the state is merely a tool of a single elite group who own the means of production–that it is, in

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Duncan, the Great Bear-Slayer & Great American Asshole

ADAM MICHAEL LUEBKELos Angeles This is not Duncan the bear killer, but John Muir, the lover of nature. John Muir writes in his Wilderness Essays, in “the Animals of the

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For the Common Prostitute in Your Life

Salute her, or him, like this,with a significant look: I am Walt Whitman, liberal and lusty as Nature; Not till the sun excludes you, do I exclude you; Not till the waters refuse

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A Truly Inspiring Poem

The Laughing Heart, by Charles Bukowski:your life is your life don’t let it be clubbed into dank submission. be on the watch. there are ways out. there is a light

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