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Not TINA (There Is No Alternative) but TAPAS: THERE ARE PLENTY OF ALTERNATIVES
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Social democrats in the twin-peaked world

Paul Krugman wrote last week about the rise of a 'twin peaked' world in which the global poor are doing much better, as are the extremely rich, while the working class are doing badly in comparativ...
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Krugman on War: Even the Best Mainstream Economists Write Nonsense - Huffington Post

Krugman on War: Even the Best Mainstream Economists Write Nonsense - Huffington Post | real utopias | Scoop.it

In a recent column in the New York Times (aka the newspaper of record), Paul Krugman explained the causes of war. Since this is a rather important issue and of interest to readers of the real news, I want to convey Professor Krugman's insights to those that might have missed the article itself. Early in the article we are informed:

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Krugman: The 1 percent has created a monster

Krugman: The 1 percent has created a monster | real utopias | Scoop.it

In a post at his New York Times blog, the award-winning economist and columnist Paul Krugman argues that the right’s crusade against Obamacare is a byproduct of class antagonism and a radical right-wing movement that’s gone beyond the control of its hyper-wealthy benefactors.

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Economist, specialized in political economy and peer-to-peer dynamics; core member of the P2P Foundation