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[–]platonic1 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (2 children)

Are you acquainted with Plato’s Republic? He doesn’t have a good prognosis for even his ideal society.

[–]HibikiBlackCaudillo[S] 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (1 child)

Yeah. I differ from him in that. I'm very cynical about how modern societies have placed so much value on libertarianism. But in a more ideal regime I'm sure people would be able to achieve great things and they already have in the past.

The Jesuits themselves are a group of corrupt Neo-Platonists and they use deranged forms of his philosophy. Capitalism and Communism are derived from Plato's ideal of "Oligarchy", for example.

[–]platonic1 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

The Jesuits are kind of heretics today.