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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5835 on: November 06, 2018, 09:50:47 AM »
Here's a piece that perfectly explains why some (in this case, anarchists) would see voting as being antithetical to their beliefs:

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But it is the anarchists who, for well over a century, have been the most consistent advocates of conscientiously staying away from the poll. Since anarchism implies an aspiration for a decentralised non-governmental society, it makes no sense from an anarchist point of view to elect representatives to form a central government. If you want no government, what is the point of listening to the promises of a better government? As Thoreau put it: ‘Cast your whole vote, not a strip of paper merely, but your whole influence. A minority is powerless while it conforms to the majority; it is not even a minority then; but it is irresistible when it clogs by its whole weight.’

https://theanarchistlibrary.org/library/colin-ward-the-case-against-voting

Thanks Adam... lol

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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5836 on: November 08, 2018, 07:30:22 AM »
In a boat at sea one of the men began to bore a hole in the bottom of the boat. On being remonstrating with, he answered, "I am only boring under my own seat." "Yes," said his companions, "but when the sea rushes in we shall all be drowned with you."

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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5837 on: November 08, 2018, 12:38:32 PM »
In a boat at sea one of the men began to bore a hole in the bottom of the boat. On being remonstrating with, he answered, "I am only boring under my own seat." "Yes," said his companions, "but when the sea rushes in we shall all be drowned with you."

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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5838 on: November 09, 2018, 08:38:32 PM »
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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5839 on: November 09, 2018, 08:40:18 PM »
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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5840 on: November 12, 2018, 10:53:11 AM »
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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5841 on: November 14, 2018, 08:35:39 AM »
In a boat at sea one of the men began to bore a hole in the bottom of the boat. On being remonstrating with, he answered, "I am only boring under my own seat." "Yes," said his companions, "but when the sea rushes in we shall all be drowned with you."

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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5842 on: November 15, 2018, 08:34:03 AM »
In a boat at sea one of the men began to bore a hole in the bottom of the boat. On being remonstrating with, he answered, "I am only boring under my own seat." "Yes," said his companions, "but when the sea rushes in we shall all be drowned with you."

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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5843 on: December 10, 2018, 12:09:30 PM »
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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5844 on: December 12, 2018, 12:44:44 PM »
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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5845 on: December 12, 2018, 12:58:23 PM »
Thanks Jeffrey for picking up my slack...  :)
In a boat at sea one of the men began to bore a hole in the bottom of the boat. On being remonstrating with, he answered, "I am only boring under my own seat." "Yes," said his companions, "but when the sea rushes in we shall all be drowned with you."

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« Reply #5846 on: December 12, 2018, 01:12:41 PM »
No problem your idea for this thread has been great.
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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5847 on: December 14, 2018, 02:44:32 PM »
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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5848 on: December 17, 2018, 07:25:15 AM »
In a boat at sea one of the men began to bore a hole in the bottom of the boat. On being remonstrating with, he answered, "I am only boring under my own seat." "Yes," said his companions, "but when the sea rushes in we shall all be drowned with you."

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Re: Political cartoons
« Reply #5849 on: Yesterday at 07:27:50 AM »
In a boat at sea one of the men began to bore a hole in the bottom of the boat. On being remonstrating with, he answered, "I am only boring under my own seat." "Yes," said his companions, "but when the sea rushes in we shall all be drowned with you."