Hello GAG what's going on today?
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not much. For me I am prepring to, finally, read Marx's Capital. It's a large book, but as I understand, worth reading. I am preparing for it by reading a few texts from Marx and Engels, which probably mostly contain stuff I already know (from conversations with friends better read than I) but are good for acclimating to the style and ideas that they were involved with, etc... So I am reading:
The Principles of Communism
It's interesting because it was written by Engels shortly before the Communist Manifesto, and it's written in an old 'catechasm' style, which is fun to read. They, and all leftists, quickly abandoned it for the manifesto style.
I'm not 100% sure what this one is about, but I can kind of guess. It's supposed to be something from Marx when he was working out his ideas before writing Capital.
Anyway, while I'm reading I'm listening to chopped & screwed pop songs, a la