Reading the old European philosophers – usually from Descartes onwards – is an interesting activity but is like sieving through the cold ashes of thought
To put it quite simply, the class that holds power through the ownership of the means of production, decides what the State decrees as ‘truth’
I have pursued a careful path of material science regarding the accumulation of reliable data about inner and outer reality, but in doing so I
You cannot be a leftist and oppose Communist China – end of story. Let me put it another way, you can say you are a
Leading cadres at all levels should be good at dealing with intellectuals and develop close friendships with intellectuals. Intellectuals should be trusted to make important and major decisions, and cadres should seek advice and suggestions from intellectuals. Opinions and criticisms from intellectuals, as long as the starting point is dialectically correct, must be warmly welcomed, and actively adopted.
Although there is every form of evidence for the existence of the physical world (with regard to it being ‘sensed’), there is no similar evidence to ‘prove’ in the material sense that religion ‘exists’ either on this plane, or any other.