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The subject, and internet presence, ‘historical materialism’ is considerable in its scope and yet the entire discipline seems incapable of leading to a focused radical or social democratic path. Marxism is easy to jargonize and over-analyze, with no real result, and little connection with public thinking or with the equally barren fields of sociology, historical … Continue reading News | Historical Materialism

Is historical materialism a distraction?

The initial period of the economic analysis of society has passed now, speaking only of theories of history (the empirical studies of economic class and exploitation being more important than ever), and we are left with sociological perspective that is too limited to gain a large audience anymore: the left needs to start over on … Continue reading Is historical materialism a distraction?

The disastrous crackpot confusion of historical materialism

I have often recommended replacing historical materialism with something simpler and less reductionist. To make that theory a requirement to create socialism was a mistake. It antagonizes almost the whole of exterior culture. It forecloses on virtually the whole of human thought and history and imposes a brittle version of early nineteenth century scientism as … Continue reading The disastrous crackpot confusion of historical materialism

  As the great religions collapse the only candidate left for real human development is socialism, but its historical materialism has left it crippled…

The great monotheisms have served their purpose in world history and our study of the eonic effect, which is neutral suggests they are passing away. The issue of islam is difficult given the realit… Source:   Could a benign socialism create a culture that can lead man to understanding of his ‘soul’ question? don’t count … Continue reading   As the great religions collapse the only candidate left for real human development is socialism, but its historical materialism has left it crippled…

The eonic effect in a simple one page outline could easily replace the useless historical materialism…

There are Amazon hard copy and kindle versions of World History and the Eonic Effect and free online pdf’s of those at dropbox. https://www.dropbox.com/home/Public?preview=WHEE_5thed_pdf.pdf and an abridged version https://www.dropbox.com/home/Public?preview=WHEE_abrdg_kindle_johnlandon_PDF2A+(1)+(1).pdf Should you read these books? Definitely. But you won’t, most probably. Face it, you are brainwashed/braindead on history. Have you read even one book on world … Continue reading The eonic effect in a simple one page outline could easily replace the useless historical materialism…