kulturist no.617

READ ,CONTEMPLATE & UNDERSTAND. “Modern man has transformed himself into a commodity; he experiences his life energy as an investment with which he should make the highest profit, considering his position and the situation on the personality...

kulturist no.616

Given that all temporal politics are merely the expression of what are essentially ,to use the vernacular , " a load of bollocks " ,it can be deduced that not all political opinions and ideologies are equal and that one has to discern which among the...

kulturist no.615

" May you live in interesting times " , is popularly understood to be a proverb of Chinese origin and it is not meant to wish the hearer of it well. We do live in such " interesting " times. Global Monopoly Usurer-Capitalism and its Ruling Elites...

kulturist no.614

The poor ,benighted electorate of the formerly " Great " Britain will soon be handed the opportunity to cast their votes in the referendum on the question of  the UK's continued membership of the European Union. Do " We " stay or do " We " leave....

kulturist no.613

In any war ,you can learn more about how the struggle is actually faring by listening to what your enemies are saying amongst themselves than you ever can from what your allies are telling you. And the remorseless struggle to bring about the...

kulturist no.612

( For previous blogs on this site on this issue check out relevant tags ).This copied from my facebook page #DansLaMerde. ** SANCTION APPEALS VICTORY DAY +122 ; 1 FEBRUARY ** ( A REMINDER - THE FULL STORY CAN BE VIEWED ON THIS PAGE ) ( OUTLINES...

kulturist no.611

One day soon ,they'll produce a motion picture about the demise of the European Union along the lines of the current expose-smash hit about the 2007/08 financial meltdown ," The Big Short ". In the meantime ,we the 99% have to live through this...

kulturist no.610

By 1945 ,even the most ardent Nazi fanatic  realised that the game was up.Shortly after the War ,those leading figures who had escaped the Noose ,such as Speer claimed to have opposed Hitler's policy against the Jews and had in fact begun plotting to...

kulturist no.609

A highly successful TV series in the '70s on BBC 1, " The Two Ronnies "  spoofed the TV news presentation of that era. Messrs Barker and Corbett a.k.a. The Two Ronnies would sign off the routine and the show with , " So,it's goodnight from me and it's...

kulturist no.608

( Preface to this critique of Political economy.) Just kidding. Kind of. I'd intended to base this blog entry on the current Ambrose Evans-Pritchard article in the Daily Telegraph.His analysis and commentary on the unfurling and convoluted...

kulturist no.607

Lutheran-Christian Pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer was/is and shall remain as my kind of Christian.While others fled ,he remained inside the German Third Reich and helped organise resistance cells against the Nazi Tyranny.He was quoted as stating , "...

kulturist no.606

Is there a , " Crisis " somewhere ? is anything going awry with the global economy - y'know the kind of thing ;the life chances and future prospects of  hundreds of millions of ordinary people right across our planet. If there is something terribly...

kulturist no.605

The canny observer can always tell when a sea change is about to happen ,or is indeed taking place. Fundamental alterations in the balance of forces in the interminable and ultimately irreconcilable Class Struggle of Labour v. Capital ,regularly...

kulturist no.603

" Once more unto the breach..." The perennial problem which all oppositional movements experience ,is that one of momentum.The ability to imbue an on-going sense of purpose and to maintain some credible semblance of it over time. So.here's my...

Kulturist no.602

The local weekly , Wakefield Express ( print edition -circulation circa 20,000 ) published this missive in theirThursday 24 December edition; unexpurgated ! To Wakefield Editorial   12/19/15 at 11:35 AM ...

kulturist no.601

It is ever the mark of an Idiot ( and equally the true mark of such an individual's followers and acolytes ) ,that no matter how useless  or counter-productive that Idiot's actions and policies ,the Idiot themselves and more fervently their followers...

kulturist no.600

There is nothing new under the sun. The object of Capitalism is economic exploitation.The fact that most of us are not physically coerced by  a bayonet jabbing into our backs whilst we perform our economic function ,is mere lucky happenstance. In...

kulturist no.599

If in another 80 years time as the 21st.Century draws to a close ,civilised human society is still having more or less the same discussion / arguments over the chronic ,dystopian failings of the capitalist economic system ; then we as a created...

kulturist no.598

Many years ago ,decades in fact ,when I started taking an interest in " the news " in general and " politics " in particular ,around the time of the first Wilson government ,much got made about  " a run on the Pound ". The Markets weren't happy with...

kulturist no.597

I could have penned a critique on any number of pressing contemporary issues and major concerns. Climate change ,the War on Terror ,the Refugee Crisis, The Ukraine ,Southern Africa ,China ,Donald Efferlump Trump . In the end or perhaps right at the...

kulturist no.596

Here in Greater Europe's northwestern maritime province of Yu-Kay ,there's been ever such a huge amount of fuss stirred up these last few days ,you'd think that this former Country had gone to War or something !! Which of course legally speaking ,it...

kulturist no.595

The former sovereign national parliament of what is now Greater Europe's northwestern maritime province of Yu-Kay ,is about to make what the subservient corporate media calls , " a decision ". The  " decision " centres on the great moral/philosophical...

kulturist no.594

Article 301 of the Turkish Penal Code  :- The article currently reads as follows: A person who publicly denigrates the Turkish Nation, the State of the Turkish Republic or the Grand Assembly of Turkey and the judicial institutions of the...

kulturist no.593

Before we all start losing our sang-froid historical perspective and end up in a corner somewhere , sobbing piteously to ourselves ,it's worth remembering that ,on the whole it has ever been thus.  Economics ,War ,Religion ,Politics ,etcetera. It...