My Quote of the Day

Posted by Abaco 7 months, 3 weeks ago to Philosophy
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Listening to a podcast today where a physicist in Germany who's from Syria and is looking to leave..."Democracy and Capitalism aren't compatible. Eventually one will destroy the other." He went on to explain why this is. I think you can imagine why. I often wince at the addled masses who vote. What are your thoughts on this? Interesting timing as I open the news upon entering the office this morning and learn that an open Socialist has been elected back east. But, that's ok, because she's a millennial...

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  • Posted by  $  Solver 7 months, 3 weeks ago
    If democracy is defined as majority mobs that can vote thus take anything they want, then that would not be compatible with a civil society.
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