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Tragedy and Exploitation – The Progressive Way

Sid14 Wrote: Dec 16, 2012 2:02 PM
The Hegelian Dialectic, the socialist method for political change, explains all of this. If you're not already familiar with it, look it up and study it. Then you will understand what is going on, and why.
Chestertonfan Wrote: Dec 16, 2012 4:00 PM
Hegellian Dialectic has been proven over and over to be false. One, and only one reference would be: Igor Shafarevitch, "the Socialist Phenomenon". Read it and weep. Hegel, and Marx for that matter took a simplistic explanation for a few events and then transposed it into some sort of inexorable law of progression. It is not true. That stuff was sophomoric even back in the 70's.

I’ll leave it to others better suited to comment on the horror of Friday afternoon in Newtown, Conn. I am not yet a parent and would not presume to understand the emotions involved in something like this.

But on the media reaction and exploitation that followed the horrific news, I will comment.

Simply put, it was disgusting.

I’ve said before how progressives will exploit anyone and anything to advance their agenda, but I’d always thought there was a line, somewhere, of decency they wouldn’t cross. I was wrong.

With the blood of the victims still wet, progressives began...