Wednesday, January 21, 2009

The Futility Of Trying To Reason With Anarcho-Communists

Last year I left a comment on Per Bylund's blog:

Anarcho-capitalists who criticize big corporations and “existing capitalism” are treated as badly (if not worse) as those who cuddle up to them. That’s why sucking up to the left is a fool’s errand. It’s not the privileges or subsidies they hate, it’s the “voluntary” part.

Some 'left-libertarians' of the Brainpolice stripe are now beginning to figure this out the hard way. The more I read these kinds of debates, the more I want to say: I told you so!

1 comment:

David Z said...

I had a conversation yesterday on Reddit with a communist (here. He said the social contract was valid. I don't give a shit what you think is "teh kapitalizm" if you believe that other people can validly submit my rights to a vote...