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What are markets? | Ideology explained What are markets? | Ideology explained

Welcome back to ideology explained. This time we are talking about free markets which aren’t technically an ideology either just like the last topic. And no, neither the market nor the planned economy are ideologies. Don’t get me wrong they are featured in ideologies but they themselves aren’t ideologies. Just like the police force, it…

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What is a (centrally) planned economy? | Ideology explained What is a (centrally) planned economy? | Ideology explained

Hello everybody, today I will tell you about the planned economy. Planned economies where a central feature of the attempts at socialism in the soviet block countries. And yes, it’s a way to manage distribution and not an ideology, no I am not changing the title. A planned economy can be summed up as an…

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What is Maoism? | Ideology explained What is Maoism? | Ideology explained

Hello everybody. Today I will tell you about Maoism. Or Marxism-Leninism-Maoism as it’s sometimes called. It’s just a different word for the same thing. As the name suggest Marxism-Leninism-Maoism heavily builds upon the ideas of Marxism and Leninism. Well really putting “Marxism” in the name is just intended to make it seem more legitimate by…

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What is Leninism? | Ideology Explained What is Leninism? | Ideology Explained

Welcome back to Ideology explained in this episode I am going to tell you about Leninism. To understand Leninism we have to understand the situation of Russia in 1917. Since this is meant to be a short video I’ll skip most things. In short the ruling classes of Europe where fighting and by that I…

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What is Syndicalism? | Ideology explained What is Syndicalism? | Ideology explained

Hello everybody. This will be the first video in a short series of short videos in which I talk about a particular form of socialism for a short time. As you can read in the title this one is on Syndicalism. You may have heard it in Monty Python or in the popular Hearts of…

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What Is Democratic Socialist vs Social Democrat? What Is Democratic Socialist vs Social Democrat?

We have a voicemail number. That number is two one nine two David P here is a voicemail that came in with a question that clearly is the source of much confusion in general in the United States. Take a listen. Hey David, I’m Austin. Long time listener. First time calling her. I’m from Pensacola,…

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The REAL death toll of communism | Video essay The REAL death toll of communism | Video essay

Hello everybody, Today we are going to look at the question. “How many people REALLY died from communism”. I think it’s time that we seriously approach this question from the left. Usually the right wing says “communism killed millions” and the left either stays silent or dismisses this as propaganda. But in this video we…

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The Regressive Left, pt. 6: The Ideology of Social Justice The Regressive Left, pt. 6: The Ideology of Social Justice

It’s time to bring this back to life. I started this series two years ago, attempting to define the regressive left. I’ve made five episodes in which I talked about the characteristics of this social plague, exposed its fallacies, and provided some historical and philosophical background. I then decided that I should go deeper, and…

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The Communist Manifesto (Penguin Edition) – Review (Legendas PT-BR) The Communist Manifesto (Penguin Edition) – Review (Legendas PT-BR)

Hi there guys! Today I’d like to make a short review of this book, the Communist Manifesto, by Marx and Engels, Penguin Edition. Well, actually I’m not going to review the Manifesto itself. I’m going to review the huge introduction we have here, which takes at about two-thirds of this volume. So, if you are…

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From Centrist to Marxist revolutionary | My political journey From Centrist to Marxist revolutionary | My political journey

My political journey Hello everybody, This video was originally supposed to come out after Philip De Franco linked my channel which gave me a bunch of new subs. I was gonna try to explain why someone would be a socialist nowadays to people who may have never considered socialism a possibility, probably because most people…

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