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We Are The Rude: Bourgeois Morality, False Commons, and Pagan Love.

The feet should set perpendicular to the ground, the knees almost together. It would be uncivil to stretch out the legs, or place one foot on top of the other.

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History

Taxation and inflation as a tool?

“The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.”
– Vladimir Lenin

My question would be -“who then are the bourgeoisie”?

Posted by Damian@8wdee.com

Life & Living

Palaces of Antakalnis

Vilnius is taking great care to restore whatever architectural heritage was left from the pre-Soviet era, from the late 1800s mansions in the “new” part of the city centre, the old town or the Belmontas and Pilaitės mills.  138 more words

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The Confession of Faith

The Communist Manifesto is basically a piece of writing that says “this is the way we should run our shit, and this is why.”

It was written by Karl Marx and Freidrich Engels. 1,098 more words

Burgundy: the History of the Vignerons, Preface

by Dean Alexander

The research for the series Understanding the Terroir of Burgundy led me to some very unexpected places, and that path was far longer, and much more circuitous than I ever could have imagined when I first began. 1,358 more words

The French Revolution Begins

This week we will examine a very important part of Europe and World history The French Revolution. By the mid 1700s France was considered the most advanced country in the world and the center of the Enlightenment. 243 more words

Political Revolutions