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Para empezar, podríamos preguntar de forma análoga a Aristóteles y su teoría del esclavo natural: ¿dónde está la ventaja o beneficio?

Hume, Kant, Hegel y el racismo antinegro: ¿dónde está el beneficio?
John Locke, estado de naturaleza y colonialismo de colonos, ¿dónde está la ventaja?

La Ilustración europea, la invención de la blancura, el contrato racial, la trata de esclavos africanos, el imperialismo y el genocidio de los pueblos indígenas: ¿dónde está el beneficio?
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On April 20th @Dom_Perrottet and @BradHazzard announced easing of self isolation rules and lifting of vaccine mandates. A week later is there any increase in freedom? The answer will not surprise you.…
Only "General" and "Self Isolation" health orders have been updated, let us see the details of those changes....…
#freedom Image
The update in "General" only adds another place where the government claims to own you if you are over 12 years old. Another decrease in freedom…
#freedom Image
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anyone handy with animations? here's my rough outline:

zoom to photo angus taylor. voice: "minister for emissions reduction has done more to slow down emissions reduction than anyone else."

zoom to his wife: "hard-right warrior #LouiseClegg reckons australian plebs need more blackouts so that we might better appreciate coal. lou is on the board of hard-right think tank sydney institute… run by gerard henderson"
zoom to gerard: "widely referred to as gollum, gerard periodically emerges from his crypt to grumble about everything good. gollum hates @climate200, having written about it twice in two weeks…"
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The pain and joys felt by all human beings are more or less the same!
Then why keep double standards?
When thinking about #Afghanistan and other wars around the world, we must not lose sight of the great philosopher #Hume!
A moral premise will also have a moral conclusion.
well, Aldous Huxley, the famous British Psychologist, used to say that it is important to note what divides human beings against what unites them.
Simply put, differences should be recognized ahead of similarities.
how would fascists use the above statement?
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We are being feted by #ideological #purists who pretend that they would never want the American economy restarted until the risk that a single life will be lost is reduced to zero.

Maybe you're a purist as well?

Well, maybe you are, but maybe you aren't.
Have you ever benefitted from the transshipment of goods through the #PanamaCanal?

Did you ever benefit from power generated by the #HooverDam?

Then you are feasting on the remains of the human life cost of construction.
Yes, you have enjoyed the #cannibalization embodied in risks related to the #construction of dams, canals, buildings, ships, roads, etc.

So how many lives is your front porch light worth?

Take a look to get an idea:…
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