Dog Days of Summer

Yoshie Furuhashi furuhashi.1 at
Mon Aug 14 16:46:12 PDT 2000

>On Sun, 13 Aug 2000 16:07:23 -0500 Carrol Cox <cbcox at> wrote:
> > Ken is essentially equating human freedom with the tyranny of
>market forces.
>Yeah, ok. I'm in a cynical mood today so I'll let that one slide. It's just
>that to say that some institution of social oppression can potentially
>disappear is pretty close to a 'bad' infinity. The problem is that the
>objective resources to abolish capitalism do not exist. In the face of this
>overwhelming reality, the only responsible philosophy that we can practice is
>dystopian. Hopefully I'm just naive or ignorant.

Stuck with Parmenides: "What is there to be said and thought must needs be: for it is there for being, but nothing is not"?


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