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Not TINA (There Is No Alternative) but TAPAS: THERE ARE PLENTY OF ALTERNATIVES
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Money: The Great Corrupter - David Harvey Interviewed by Laura Flanders for GRITtv

Money: The Great Corrupter - David Harvey Interviewed by Laura Flanders for GRITtv | real utopias | Scoop.it
Money: The Great Corrupter - David Harvey Interviewed by Laura Flanders for GRITtv February 3, 2015 Full transcript
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Social Democracy for the 21st Century: A Post Keynesian Perspective: Quiggin on the Origin of Money

This blog compiles some of the best monetary history bibliographies on the net, + excerpts and commentary. http://t.co/IcgM4SEHQW
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14 Things We Learned About Money in Politics in 2014 | Brennan Center for Justice

14 Things We Learned About Money in Politics in 2014 | Brennan Center for Justice | real utopias | Scoop.it
The Brennan Center for Justice is a non-partisan public policy and law institute that focuses on the fundamental issues of democracy and justice.
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P2P Foundation's blog » Blog Archive » The Vacation Credit Labor ...

“Now with the vacation-credit labor system, secular communal society has what Catholic monasticism has had with Benedict’s Rule, a means of organizing a communal, labor-sharing economy without the use of money, and in the case of egalitarian community, with a participatory as opposed to an authoritarian form of governance. Kat Kinkade’s labor system innovation may prove as important as Benedict’s Rule if Western civilization goes through another dark age as did Western Europe after the fall of the Western Roman Empire, this time perhaps due to climate change, resource depletion, economic depression, or a perfect storm of these and more disasters.”

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Sacred Economics vs. Financial Tyranny

Sacred Economics vs. Financial Tyranny | real utopias | Scoop.it
Jesus threw the banksters out of the temple and proposed the forgiving of debts. People of good faith must try to understand this system of debt-enslavement and organize to end it.
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We could fix our economy by giving every man, woman and child £6,000 in cash

We could fix our economy by giving every man, woman and child £6,000 in cash | real utopias | Scoop.it
It's hard to believe in the economy's so-called recovery when 2.5m remain unemployed and 1.5m are stuck in part-time jobs because they can't find full-time work. So how do we get growth beyond the Square Mile?
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Cuba to scrap two-currency system

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Cuba is to scrap its divisive two-currency system in the latest financial reform rolled out by President Raul Castro, official media report.
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Critique of Political Economy: C. Theories of the Medium of ...

Critique of Political Economy: C. Theories of the Medium of ... | real utopias | Scoop.it

At the end of Chapter 1: Commodities we had “A:Notes on the History of the Theory of Value”. At the end of Chapter 2 part 1: The Measure of Value we had “B:Theories of the Unit of Measure of Money”. Now at the end of Chapter 2, after we’ve discussed the medium of circulation and money as money we get “C: Theories of the Medium of Circulation and Money.” It’s perhaps the densest part of the book but also the most useful for understanding contemporary debates on the role of Marx’s theory of money in our contemporary inconvertible system of money. Here we go….

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