Apparently there are jackasses everywhere…even in Sweden. Darn. Since Mr. Angst has a “righteous, rude and restless” pop-up requiring a login to Twitter which prevents me from posting a comment in response, my response to a few of his asinine conclusions are below:
socialism is incompatible with solidarity.
Fundamentally, this is because socialism doesn’t fight poverty. Socialism fights wealth.
Monetary wealth is a proxy for purchasing power. Purchasing power is relative. There is no monetary wealth without monetary poverty. Fighting monetary wealth fights monetary poverty. Read the rest of this entry »