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/leftypol/ is a non-sectarian board for leftist discussion. IRC: Rizon.net #bunkerchan https://qchat.rizon.net/?channels=bunkerchan

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Rules - Moderation Feedback - The Manifesto Anonymous Board volunteer 03/01/2020 (Sun) 15:47:06 No. 314001 [Reply] [Last]
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>>410612 >Crying over a 1 minute ban saying "be nice to us, or else" Jokes aren't really your forte, are they? >>410618 Look at the date, genius. I doubt the mods will keep the board around for longer than a day or two. >>410620 I'm not a mod, but okay.
>>410620 Only good wojak meme in a long time. Too bad it's only good for a day. >>410622 Downvote!
>>410626 Sorry meant for >>410621
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>>410626 Just change April 1st to 4pm. What the difference?? *Seinfeld Theme Plays*
>>410622 >>Crying over a 1 minute ban saying "be nice to us, or else" Jokes aren't really your forte, are they? This >>410612 post and this >>410600 post were not written by the same person. Why do you think that any opposition to mod actions has to come from one person, or from the person who was "wronged"? I'm not the only person who has been visiting the internet long enough to know what internet moderators are. pro tip: they're not people like you and I Mods delenda est.

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For New Anons and Lurkers: FAQ, rules, and reading list Comrade 08/05/2019 (Mon) 07:32:55 No. 8537 [Reply] [Last]
Guide for new Anons: https://bunkerchan.xyz/.media/72a78f39a9a53439bf2bdc6aeb272f7e-imagepng.png Groups: https://matrix.to/#/+leftychat:matrix.org http://steamcommunity.com/groups/leftypol http://qchat.rizon.net/?channels=leftypol Leftybooru: https://leftypol.booru.org FAQ: >How can you call yourselves leftist politically incorrect? /leftypol/ posters are allowed to voice opinions that offend liberals, SJWs, and so on. All sects on the left are allowed to post on /leftypol/, leading to plenty of fighting and shitflinging between leftists, which other forums might ban. However, this was only a minor consideration in the naming of /leftypol/. Since the concept is simply a leftist version of /pol/, the entire name of /pol/ was retained. >I'm not a leftist can I post here?

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commiebois I have a question: how do you estimate use value? i just finished the 2nd chapter of Capital, does Marx say something about use value later?
are politicians proles or bourgeoisie?
>>406234 burgeois exists because of politicians. USSR had politicians, but they were not tools of the burgeoisie. politicians are not burgeois because they are part of the public sector (while the burgeoisie is part of the private sector), so they are not inherently burgeois. They can be easily corrupted to favor the burgeoisie over the prole tho. So basically, in a possible revolution, current day politicians would end up on the fork (except if they surrender to the new system).
>>406234 it depends usually the cost of engaging in politics prevents workers, but you do have some politicians that are working class
>>406194 >>406234 Friends, a better thread to ask questions like this is here >>331128

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/crisis/ General Comrade 08/05/2019 (Mon) 07:43:55 No. 8552 [Reply] [Last]
DOW/Market Watch Thread
monitoring the market, trends, fluctuations, etc.
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>>410610 Lol, futures aren't indicative. They are just a barometer. If they look like that then tomorrow will be much worse. Also, that's a pump
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/taylor-wimpey-cancels-salary-raises-and-bonuses-2020-04-01?mod=newsviewer_click ==Taylor Wimpey cancels salary raises and bonuses= >Taylor Wimpey said Wednesday that it will cancel the 2% annual salary increase and annual bonus of its executive directors due to the coronavirus pandemic and its effect on business. The U.K. house builder said it was also implementing a voluntary 30% reduction in base salary and pension for executive directors for the duration of the government lockdown and that should the lockdown continue beyond June 30 the company will review the matter again. https://www.marketwatch.com/story/ams-places-15m-shares-related-to-rights-issue-2020-04-01?mod=newsviewer_click Ams places 15M shares related to rights issue >Ams AG said Wednesday that it has placed roughly 15 million shares related to its rights issue with investors, increasing the take-up of offered shares to 70%. >The Austrian sensor maker said 15,023,697 shares were sold to investors at a price of 9.20 Swiss francs ($9.55) per share, the same issue price as the rights issue. https://www.marketwatch.com/story/european-stocks-open-lower-us-equity-futures-fall-amid-grim-coronavirus-forecast-2020-04-01?mod=newsviewer_click European stocks open lower, U.S. equity futures fall amid grim coronavirus forecast https://www.marketwatch.com/story/uk-banks-fall-sharply-after-halting-dividends-at-bank-of-england-request-2020-04-01?mod=newsviewer_click U.K. banks fall sharply after halting dividends at Bank of England request
>>410645 *Taylor Wimpey cancels salary raises and bonuses*
>>410647 And here I thought UNLIMITED POOMPS was supposed to halt this death march

Anonymous 03/30/2020 (Mon) 06:55:45 No. 405914 [Reply] [Last]
Decided to make this to spread awareness in leftypol. Thoughts on the idea of the next topic possibly being /edu/? Some statements from mods: >Mod Vote: After its time on /roulette/ is up, turn /his/ into a broad /edu/ board, also including content that would traditionally go on a /lit/ or /sci/ board. Vote ends 1.4.20 16:00 UTC. What's your thought on this? >So, here's the deal, guys. Space is the only one who can push front end changes, as many of you are aware I am sure. Currently he is down a computer && because of the recent covid-19 outbreaks across the globe, as you can expect, it's not like he can just mosey on down to the library and do what needs to be done.We are having conversations about creating /edu/ right now and will be changing boards as soon as space is available to push the changes through. Sorry for the inconvenience. I hope everyone is doing well out there! - Coma
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>>410568 Well two theories - 1: Space always had a computer and they were fucking with us from that front 2: Space didn't have a computer but they were lying and they could make /edu/
>>410590 I could, literally, create the board right now, if I wanted to. I just can't step over every one else. So, the other admins decided to play an april fools joke. Get over yourselves.
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>>410590 ITT: In order to get the board up on the API at the top with the rest of the boards we do need space to actually push the changes through on the server; aka the alterations of the code itself.
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>>410587 >>410592 >>410595 Relax, I didn't see your post when it was posted. I literally was in the middle of typing my guess when you made yours. Can't you see the time, barley a minute. Your post hadn't loaded until I submitted mine. Your telling Anon to stop seething, but it seems to me your seething. Take it easy bud, I get it. Life is hard for you. You're a mod. No one likes you. You don't get paid. Why you gotta take your anger out on me? Look, I'm just a bear, posting on an Albanian site. Nothing more. Nothing less.
>>410587 You wrote that it would be made as soon as space_ was available. Choose your words more carefully next time.

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/cvg/ - Coronavirus General: USA #1 Edition Anonymous 03/28/2020 (Sat) 09:37:41 No. 402113 [Reply] [Last]
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>>410637 uh so can I avoid thus by turning off data and just using WiFi? I dont have back pockets and I dont want to be sterile.
>>410629 The PA is saying something in spanish. An "Hospital del Norte". Could be anywhere. There's one in Bolivia, a similar sounding one in Mexico, and there are bodies being abandoned on the streets in Ecuador since authorities aren't picking them up. So, this could be anywhere where Spanish is spoken, probably not NYC, probably not Spain.
>>410641 >>410637 Guess what, so does drinking hot drinks. The mechanism is the same too - heating of cells. No one is oging to give up hot coffee, and as much as I would like to see cell phones eliminated it's not going to happen any time soon.
>>410644 okay but my question still stands. If I had a hot coffee I wouldn't put it on my balls. Can I avoid becoming sterile by just using WiFi and not data?

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lgbtiaa+ Anonymous 04/01/2020 (Wed) 07:47:52 No. 410639 [Reply] [Last]
Not a troll post, please don't lock. Is graph related true? Are 1/5 people under 35 really LGBT?
Only true in societies ruined by capitalist realism.
I don't think anyone on this board can give you solid data on the question, so I'll just use this opportunity to remind that these numbers are always gonna be affected by whether the person being asked is comfortable with their sexuality, and it's a lot easier to be a gay zoomer than a gay boomer.
>>410639 Even if it's true, what does that imply? >>410643 This

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/ita/ - Spaghetti Communism Comrade 08/09/2019 (Fri) 15:54:13 No. 19862 [Reply] [Last]
Forse 8chan è definitivamente morto. Proprio pochi giorni dopo che stavo cominciando a pensare di ritornare a effortpostare, ecco che un paio di /pol/tardati ammeregani si danno allo sport preferito da quelle parti e ora quel sito sembra diventato la fonte di tutti i mali del mondo. Col risultato che hanno purgato anche il nostro bel filo. E vabè. Si chiude una porta, si apre un portone. Raccogliamoci qui e ricominciamo.
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How is Italian civil society coping with this so far? Are there any political consequences brewing? Any angry people? What is the mood of the public? Over here in the U.S., fear and panic are slowly setting in. Lots of rumors about martial law and full lockdowns, supposed sightings of military convoys, strategically important businesses are handing out letters of passage to their employees in anticipation, the Dept. of Justice is making quiet moves to try to suspend habeas corpus, mass layoffs (Goldman Sachs predicted 2.2 million unemployment claims this week alone). Ammunition is sold out almost everywhere or subject to severe price-gouging. My local gun store had a line through the door. You can feel it in the air.
>>385250 We're doing alright...for now. This thing's gonna take a heavy toll on our economy and we've no strong communist party.
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'RONA NON PERDONA 18 >>377537 Grazie. Certi "governatori" vanno rimossi d'urgenza. Ormai è chiaro come siano un pericolo e basta e un governo con un minimo di polso gli avrebbe mandato i nocs. Invece, ancora qui a perdere tempo con stronzate contraddittorie e pure a ricevere i tre piccoli porcellini delle "opposizioni unite". >>383723 More than 6000 dead More than 50000 infected More than 7000 recovered Almost 5000 healthcare workers infected 19 doctors dead >>383856 I don't think it makes sense trying to separate the two. I mean, maybe there were some terminally ill people for cancer that got the 'rona on top of that but I think it's splitting hair at this point. >>384017

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Getting out of the reactionary swamp. Anonymous 04/01/2020 (Wed) 06:05:34 No. 410524 [Reply] [Last]
I noticed that there are quite a few people who are former reactionaries on this board. Not that I have anything against them, quite the opposite. I'm just curious how you got into reactionary ideology and then got out. I only dabbled with Sargon of Akkad and Milo when I was in high school and early in uni. I got out after they went harder into capitalism and nationalism (I was always somewhat socialist-leaning but had read no theory). I'm asking because I want to know how to do propaganda for reactionaries or those adjacent to them, and prevent them from going deeper into the "rabbit hole". I have trouble understanding how people get into it because on the outside their ideas are so disgusting and violates the empathy humans have for each other, but it seems that people still fall for it.
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>>410597 I have. In fact my great grandfathers fought in the Red Army during WWII.
I was in socialist online groups as a teenager but I got really disillusioned by it because of how much they focused on political correctness like banning anyone who used "ableist" or any other "problematic" terms and it really stressed me out interacting with them because I always had to watch what I joke about and knew I would be kicked out for voicing any different opinion on any social issue. So I stopped going on there and started going on /pol/ just as a way to spite them in my mind but over time I started actually getting into and believing a lot of the natsoc stuff, probably because my life wasn't that great at the time and I needed to blame someone. That lasted a few years and I finally got out simply because I eventually just got so burned out on hating everyone and everything it was awful for my mental health. So I don't remember how but about two years ago I found out about Zizek and /leftypol/ and realized that there are still western marxists that aren't sjw's and I ended up politically back where I started
>>410619 >I eventually just got so burned out on hating everyone and everything it was awful for my mental health. Damn anon. That's terrible. Welcome back though.
>>410583 Stalin took a backward semi feudal agarian shithole and turned it into a modern world power with growth rates that surpassed the west. Hitler created an economy held up by MEFO bill ponzi schemes which could only be sustained by conquest and looting other nations.
>>410634 >Hitler created an economy held up by MEFO bill ponzi schemes which could only be sustained by conquest and looting other nations. Could you redpill me on this?

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News 3/31/20 News Anon 3.0 03/31/2020 (Tue) 21:34:52 No. 409579 [Reply] [Last]
Attempted coup & assassinations: Venezuelan prosecutors subpoena Guaido as ‘among main perpetrators’ in US-backed regime-change op Venezuela’s prosecutors have summoned Juan Guaido over his role in the “attempted coup d’etat,” as well as in alleged assassination attempts. Guaido is the main figure in US-backed efforts to oust President Nicolas Maduro. https://on.rt.com/adx6 Japan 'On The Brink' But Government Resists Declaring Coronavirus State Of Emergency Japan's government on Monday resisted calls to declare a national state of emergency, despite a recent spike in confirmed cases of the coronavirus in Tokyo and warnings of further exponential growth. https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2020/03/30/823800576/japan-on-the-brink-but-government-resists-declaring-coronavirus-state-of-emergen US death toll eclipses China’s as reinforcements head to NYC The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus climbed past 3,600 Tuesday, eclipsing China’s official count, as hard-hit New York City rushed to bring in more medical professionals and ambulances and parked refrigerated morgue trucks on the streets to collect the dead. https://apnews.com/a25f04dd3484923e7fd1a59e3808d774 Italy's coronavirus deaths could be underestimated in data: official The number of deaths from coronavirus in Italy could be underestimated in the official figures, the head of national health institute ISS said on Tuesday. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-italy-data-idUSKBN21I250 China zeroes in on coronavirus patients with no symptoms as new infections rise

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>>409597 If China is lying, why are they relaxing the restrictions and reopening Wuhan? Xi Jinping himself could run around there shaking everyones hands and they would still be accused of lying.
>>409597 Not really. Simply because SK's first reports of the virus were in mid Feb about 3 months after the first reports in China and because SK took aggressive action. China din't take nearly any action until the start of the Chinese newyear, so they should have seen a massive spike two weeks afterwards due to the population migrating but din't. This is pretty contradictory to all other countries, especially for a population dense country with little warning of a virus.
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>>409668 Imagine thinking liberals obsessing over legalism, or any reactionary doing fucking anything at all, is in good faith.
>>409668 This. I don't like when people are kicked out for not being able to pay rent, but if I beat up the cop doing the eviction and info to prison, I would not be innocent. Same with Guaido.

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/SEA/ Southeast Asia General Anonymous 10/05/2019 (Sat) 12:37:36 No. 82372 [Reply] [Last]
There are (maybe) a dozen of us! Let's compare whose country is the most classcucked, I guess.
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>>405919 I mean people there has been joking that Thai capital is in Germany for a while now. The fucker is a hand puppet for O—cha and nothing else.
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>>405967 nope. Their relation are complicated. to said Monarch are puppet for Military was false anyway.
Damn can't believe a UK expat imported that clapping shit to Singapore. Has the mood deepened to a 'we live in a society' solidarity or feel good sentimentality?
>>408148 Didn't hear it in my neighbourhood, but then again I live across the road from landed properties. Dunno if that has anything to do with it
>>410579 I guess the noise would be harder to make from landed properties since there is lesser people density wise. The only way for a ruckus to be made is from HDBs and condos.

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