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Socialists have never heard of Frédéric Bastiat

Socialists have never heard of Frédéric Bastiat

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#libertarian  #socialism  #quotes  #philosophy  #political philosophy 
Pressing Onward: Robert Nozick's Argument against Wealth Redistribution →

Many people complain about wealth inequality these days. These people obviously haven’t read their Nozick.

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#Robert Nozick  #wealth inequality  #inequality  #egalitarianism  #justice  #justice in holdings  #philosophy  #politics  #libertarianism 
georgy-konstantinovich-zhukov:

Italian soldiers in Spain during the Civil War, summer of 1938. About 70,000 Italian ‘volunteers’ would be sent to assist the Nationalists in their fight for control of Spain.

georgy-konstantinovich-zhukov:

Italian soldiers in Spain during the Civil War, summer of 1938. About 70,000 Italian ‘volunteers’ would be sent to assist the Nationalists in their fight for control of Spain.

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Paddle Streamer in Stormy Sea, by Andreas Achenbach

Paddle Streamer in Stormy Sea, by Andreas Achenbach

— 3 weeks ago
#andreas achenbach  #oil painting 
Victory (1948), by Petr Krivonogov
The painting depicts soldiers of the Red Army following their victory at the Battle of Berlin (1945).

Victory (1948), by Petr Krivonogov

The painting depicts soldiers of the Red Army following their victory at the Battle of Berlin (1945).

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#Battle of Berlin  #World War Two  #Soviet Union  #Red Army  #Petr Krivonogov  #Russia  #20th century 
"They Shall Not Pass"
The poster depicts troops of the CNT-FAI, the anarcho-syndicalist faction who fought against Franco during the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939).

"They Shall Not Pass"

The poster depicts troops of the CNT-FAI, the anarcho-syndicalist faction who fought against Franco during the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939).

— 3 weeks ago
#cnt  #fai  #anarcho-syndicalism  #spain  #spainish civil war  #propaganda poster 
historywars:

Charge of the Russian Cuirassiers Guard against German artillery battery 1914. A. Scheloumoff

historywars:

Charge of the Russian Cuirassiers Guard against German artillery battery 1914. A. Scheloumoff

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Religious Procession in Kursk Province by Ilya Repin, 1883
A Russian crowd is depicted during a religious Procession for Our Lady of Kursk. The painting attracted controversy when it was exhibited because people thought the man holding the icon was drunk.

Religious Procession in Kursk Province by Ilya Repin, 1883

A Russian crowd is depicted during a religious Procession for Our Lady of Kursk. The painting attracted controversy when it was exhibited because people thought the man holding the icon was drunk.

— 3 weeks ago
#Russia  #orthodox  #Kursk  #Ilya Repin  #controversy  #oil painting 
Ecce Homo, painted by Antonio Ciseri, 1871
It depicts Pontius Pilate and Jesus Christ. 

Ecce Homo, painted by Antonio Ciseri, 1871

It depicts Pontius Pilate and Jesus Christ. 

— 3 weeks ago
#antonio ciseri  #ecce homo  #pontius pilate  #Jesus Christ 
Top Ten Stupid Socialist Blunders →

A list of mistakes committed by socialist governments throughout history and why they are significant.

— 3 weeks ago
#collectivism  #lists  #communism  #socialism  #history  #Joseph Stalin  #Soviet Union  #genocide 
georgy-konstantinovich-zhukov:

"They Shall Not Pass!" - French First World War Propaganda poster, evoking the Battle of Verdun.
(Library of Congress)

georgy-konstantinovich-zhukov:

"They Shall Not Pass!" - French First World War Propaganda poster, evoking the Battle of Verdun.

(Library of Congress)

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The Battle of Navarino by Ivan Aivazovsky, 1848

The Battle of Navarino by Ivan Aivazovsky, 1848

— 1 month ago
#battle of navarino  #Greek war of Independence  #Greece  #oil painting 
View of Constantinople by Ivan Aivazovsky, 1856

View of Constantinople by Ivan Aivazovsky, 1856

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#constantinople  #istanbul  #ivan aivazovsky  #oil painting