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Old 04-21-2017   #11
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Re: Trump

Quote Originally Posted by Shadenuat View Post
I don't think that Aickman was at all liberal in real life, tho. Like, at all. If anything, I can imagine him being amused by the fact that folks who read him or are inspired by him nowadays tend to be liberal. Back in the day, his fiction was even championed by the likes of Russell Kirk, well known far right ideologue.
By no stretch of the imagination could Kirk be called 'far right', he was a Traditionalist Burkean Conservative.

For goodness sake Left-wing people I know you disagree with these peoples' policies and (sometimes) dislike them as individuals but this constant misrepresentation just makes you sound either foolish or dishonest.

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Interestingly enough, Lovecraft's super-advanced, far-superior-to-humans civilizations like YIth and Elder Things were very much communist societies, even described as such.
With plenty of enforced euthanasia and creation of slave races? Communism in that sense is an economic policy, nothing else.
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