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by NonZeroSum
Sun Feb 12, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Vegan Forum
Topic: Intersectional veganism (Unnatural vegan video)
Replies: 23
Views: 5757

Re: Intersectional veganism (Unnatural vegan video)

I think it is very narrow minded thinking that everyone who wants to set an example by living a vegan lifestyle, or to put pressure on institutions through campaigning or government through the ballot box, necessarily has to subscribe primarily to this one materialist philosophy. You do realize the...
by NonZeroSum
Sun Feb 12, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Polemicist has arrived.
Replies: 8
Views: 2023

Re: Polemicist has arrived.

I think younger people are more likely to see the world in stark contrasts of black and white and be attracted to militant activism, and so see anarchism as something they're living through their activism and lifestyle as well as an ideal future where all authority is voluntarily given through infor...
by NonZeroSum
Sat Feb 11, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello from South Carolina
Replies: 13
Views: 3292

Re: Hello from South Carolina

Heya VeggieLibrarian, your numero dos including myself to have come here after UV's recomendation, pleasure :) I like UV's clarity of arguement, so interested in the topic of intersectionality which is up my street, even though I'm not in the consequentialist philosophy camp. Did your veganism come ...
by NonZeroSum
Sat Feb 11, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Vegan Forum
Topic: Intersectional veganism (Unnatural vegan video)
Replies: 23
Views: 5757

Re: Intersectional veganism (Unnatural vegan video)

Like when she explained that the victim of oppression should be listened to over the oppressor. No, objective facts, not experience, is what matters. Anything else is he-said she said, and validating the testimony of the "victim" presupposes victim status which is circularly reinforced by the testi...
by NonZeroSum
Sat Feb 11, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Vegan Forum
Topic: Intersectional veganism (Unnatural vegan video)
Replies: 23
Views: 5757

Re: Intersectional veganism (Unnatural vegan video)

Ok first just want to get this out the way... my comments on the third of the video dealing with mutual incompatibility which UV plans to expand on in their next video on the subject of 'The philosophy of justice and morality' It starts... The very idea that social justice is founded on justice is i...
by NonZeroSum
Sat Feb 11, 2017 8:47 am
Forum: Other Philosophy Discussion Forum
Topic: What abstract strategy games do you play?
Replies: 11
Views: 2710

Re: What abstract strategy games do you play?

On lichess if you had a good game with someone simply click follow and you're notified when they're online, you can challenge them to games, study strategy in real time board analysis with them. There are also small communities of people that pop up again and again around preferred time controls and...
by NonZeroSum
Sat Feb 11, 2017 1:51 am
Forum: Vegan Forum
Topic: Intersectional veganism (Unnatural vegan video)
Replies: 23
Views: 5757

Re: Intersectional veganism

Woo UV is going to post 3 follow up videos and has promoted this site as a great place to conduct the discussion which will feed into her future scripts. So time to decide now how you'd like to split the 3 topics of conversation into different threads to include pre-debates, post-video reflections b...
by NonZeroSum
Fri Feb 10, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Other Philosophy Discussion Forum
Topic: What abstract strategy games do you play?
Replies: 11
Views: 2710

What abstract strategy games do you play?

I love playing cards, chess variants, checkers, dominoes, japanese shogi and go. Mostly play on my travels but there are websites you can get matched instantly with opponents from around the world who have a love of the intelectual challenge, you can chat midgame and forums where people like to deba...
by NonZeroSum
Fri Feb 10, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Polemicist has arrived.
Replies: 8
Views: 2023

Re: Polemicist has arrived.

hmm kinda miniboes, maybe these links will help: wikipedia.org/wiki/Libertarian_socialism distro.libertarianleft.org/for/bookshelf-of-the-libertarian-left/chartier-and-johnson-markets-not-capitalism/?referredby=c4ss.org Agreed brimstoneSalad; “A word in the ear of the psychologists, assuming they ar...
by NonZeroSum
Fri Feb 10, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Polemicist has arrived.
Replies: 8
Views: 2023

Re: Polemicist has arrived.

Liberationist rebellion, growing up in a hippie corner of Wales the kids of Irish Liverpudlians moved to the country for the good life, was always in debates with kids of farming fox hunting families, protested the army coming to our school to advertise the warmongering in the middle east, then got ...