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Two Claims of Marx & Herbert Spencer

   Throughout Marx’s beliefs, communism and capitalism seem to creep up and be the source of different things.  Marx argues that communism will overcome capitalism for several (silly and some “Really?   439 more words


“. . . contempt prior to investigation . . .” (Herbert Spencer)

We’ve entered our 2017th year.

You’d think by now we would have figured things out well enough so we wouldn’t have a demagogue poised to be nominated to run for President. 1,027 more words

Is Capitalism a game of the Survival of the Fittest?

It is quite common to be in a discussion about economics and proposing a capitalist solution when someone pipes-in “that’s just survival of the fittest.” What they are talking about is “Social Darwinism” and the image they mean to conjure up is that capitalism is like a bunch of gladiators fighting it out to the death until there is just one winner. 752 more words


Love is life’s end, but never ending. Love is life’s...

Love is life’s end, but never ending. Love is life’s wealth, never spent, but ever spending. Love’s life’s reward, rewarded in rewarding. – Herbert Spencer: http://dlvr.it/CgP2gZ

Herbert Spencer


“While many admit the abstract probability that a falsity had usually a nucleus of verity, few bear this abstract probability in mind when passing judgment on the opinion of others.”

~ Herbert Spencer, First Principles

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