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“You erected walls of fear-rooted control around your fleeting havens of ease … and called it ‘family’…. You erected a shrine to family equal to your exaggerated terror of the uncontrolled”

Planetmates reveal the family fortress, conforming underlings, Commandments of society’s elite, the “family jewels,” more:    “…Humans would rather have the “Joneses” be impressed with the amount and quality of their possessions … than to actually be happy. “Look again … Continue reading

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“With humans, for the first time, we have this added labor, this added, actual, “work” — effort that is onerous because it is coerced”: The Planetmates on specialization and assembly lines, Marxism and surplus value, industrialization

“At any rate, in addition to all the extra work you brought into Nature through your controlling ways as it expressed itself in food production and storage, there is additional work involved in defending those stores. Unlike the “possessions” of … Continue reading

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