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Private property is theft, personal property is fine

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That awkward moment when reality meets your ideology. Some anarcho-communist is having a fanny wobble because informal settlers got evicted in Newtown. But wait! Anarchist communism doesn't approve of private property, only personal property. So on what grounds does anyone have the right to reside anywhere?

Property is theft You may ask:  Isn't this maxim a bit of a wank?
Let's try to unpack this bromide which was so obviously flawed that even Karl Marx could see its shortcomings. You're allowed personal property, so things like bicycles and underwear.You're not allowed private property, so you can't put up a fence. Ouch, right in my rent-seeking feels! The corollary is that you're allowed to have stuff like bicycles and underwear, but you're not allowed to keep your stuff anywhere. You're also not allowed to own stuff like bicycle and underwear factories. Property is theft! But only private property. Personal property is the category error we invente…