Origin of anarchism
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Examples from the Web for anarchism
They also brought labor unions, anarchism, socialism, and, of course, absinthe.The Absinthe-Minded Porteños of Buenos Aires
March 10, 2014
But anarchism is a logical outgrowth of the anti-intellectual side of collectivism.
Capitalism is the one system that requires absolute objective law, yet they want to combine capitalism and anarchism.
Truth to say, Chief Inspector Heat thought but little of anarchism.The Secret Agent
The third clause was about the growth and spread of anarchism.The Eternal City
Anarchism--men die for that, they undergo intolerable insults.A Preface to Politics
Or perhaps you are troubled about the charge that Socialism and Anarchism are related.
If so, get Plechanoff's "Anarchism and Socialism" and read it carefully.
- political theory a doctrine advocating the abolition of government
- the principles or practice of anarchists
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Word Origin and History for anarchism
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
The belief that all existing governmental authority should be abolished and replaced by free cooperation among individuals.
Anarchy is sometimes used to refer to any state of chaos or lawlessness.
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