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I'll bet 99% of the scientists I know are left of center. That's almost certainly true for evolutionary biologists. Many are very far left of center. They believe that society should be rational and fair. Socialism is nothing if not rational and fair.

It amuses me that evolutionary biologists believe in social fairness directed by an outside, benevolent agency. When I have pointed that out on a few memorable times, they have resented the ironic implications.

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I'll bet 99% of the scientists I know are left of center....
... and that 1%, or at least 1, are Nazis.

Recall that earlier generations faced down fascism and communism not just with missiles and tanks, but with sturdy alliances and enduring convictions. They understood that our power alone cannot protect us, nor does it entitle us to do as we please. Instead, they knew that our power grows through its prudent use; our security emanates from the justness of our cause, the force of our example, the tempering qualities of humility and restraint.

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oh right, I forgot, they're all made up of filthy muslims, too. Socialism comes in many different flavours; apparently you choose the bitter variety
They're all made up of filthy Muslims? well that's news to me, but if that's your view, your initialled to it.
So do feel free to name some these nice flavoured ones for me Z , Everyone I know of has been a murdering fucking lunatic, and feel free to name the places you have lived so we can compare views!, and having shared a boarder with Russia and been invaided by the Nazi and married to a women who family excaped P POT I'm all FUCKING ear's .
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Just anticipating your inevitable anti-muslim tirade...

I'm not aware of any socialist states who labeled themselves as such, that actually adhered to socialist theories and practices.
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The only inevitability is death, don't be so boring.

Now do tell me where are the islands of socialist purity are, or are they only on paper?.
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I hate to say it, but even bong parties have a bong-master.


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The only inevitability is death, don't be so boring.

Now do tell me where are the islands of socialist purity are, or are they only on paper?.
Yes, and in history books (hint: think of some tribal societies)

You could ask the same question of the libertarians around here. Hell, ask the capitalists while yer at it...

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Inside outside who gives a fuck, it's proven to be complete failure and a redundant concept, their only claim to fame is they have made the most successful mass murders in history with the up most contempt for humans. Every westerner I have meet that walks that road has never lived in a socialist county and is mealy a fashion victim, and every socialist county I've been to, and that most of them, beg to be smuggled out in my suit case.
hmm .. Swedes aren't leaving in droves and as a matter of fact many are moving back.



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"Socialist" is a pretty broad term.

Recall that earlier generations faced down fascism and communism not just with missiles and tanks, but with sturdy alliances and enduring convictions. They understood that our power alone cannot protect us, nor does it entitle us to do as we please. Instead, they knew that our power grows through its prudent use; our security emanates from the justness of our cause, the force of our example, the tempering qualities of humility and restraint.

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which is exactly my point
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