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Why Are There Gay Men? Scientists' Surprising New Explanation

Why Are There Gay Men? Scientists' Surprising New Explanation | real utopias | Scoop.it
While female sexuality appears to be more fluid, research suggests that male gayness is an inborn, unalterable, strongly genetically influenced trait. But considering that the trait discourages the type of sex that leads to procreation — that is, sex with women — and would therefore seem to thwart its own chances of being genetically passed on to the next generation, why are there gay men at all?
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Not TINA (There Is No Alternative) but TAPAS: THERE ARE PLENTY OF ALTERNATIVES
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Noam Chomsky Capital Rules 1997 Audio

Cheikh Anta Diop Precolonial Black Africa Converted Goljan Lectures Audio Day The Mystery Knight, by George R R Martin Audiobook FULL Tales of Dunk ...
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'Scottish Syriza' to stand at next Holyrood election - Herald Scotland

'Scottish Syriza' to stand at next Holyrood election - Herald Scotland | real utopias | Scoop.it
A NEW anti-austerity alliance dubbed the
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Steve Keen on Education - Renegade Inc.

Steve Keen on Education - Renegade Inc. | real utopias | Scoop.it
Steve Keen Interview – Part 5: The UK’s business like approach to education leaves very little room for innovation. How do we shift the focus from...
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Joseph Stiglitz interview: Nobel-prize winning economist on advising Scotland on its future

Joseph Stiglitz interview: Nobel-prize winning economist on advising Scotland on its future | real utopias | Scoop.it
It is the intellectual puzzle that draws Joseph Stiglitz back to inequality time and again.
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Russell Brand on Revolution, Fighting Inequality, Addiction, Militarized Police & Noam Chomsky

Russell Brand: for years he has been one of Britain's most popular comedians, but in 2014, he also emerged as a leading voice of Britain's political left. He has ...
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Irish voters back gay marriage in 'social revolution'

DUBLIN: Irish voters backed same-sex marriage by a landslide in a referendum marking a dramatic social shift in the traditionally Catholic country, government ...
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Book Launch: Global Governance, Civil Society and Participatory Democracy: A View from Below

Launch of the book - Global Governance, Civil Society and Participatory Democracy: A View from Below By Dr. Rajesh Tandon and Nigel Martin 11 November ...
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David Harvey: The crisis of planetary urbanization

In his most recent trip to Brazil, David Harvey talks about the urban protests dubbed "middle class revolts" that have been taking place all over the world, from ...
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Noam Chomsky - Interview to the Portuguese national TV, May 2015

Noam Chomsky entrevistado pela RTP, Portugal, Maio de 2015. Subjects: Where power is Politicians Power (like Obama) Peripheral EU countries debt (Greece, ...
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Greek case for austerity "genocide" creates hope in UK

Greek case for austerity "genocide" creates hope in UK | real utopias | Scoop.it

Sick and disabled people in Britain who are losing hope that they will receive justice from the Department for Work and Pensions’ ‘work capability assessment’ regime can take heart from the Greek example.


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Democratic Socialism - is it Ideal for Transhumanism? - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

Democratic Socialism - is it Ideal for Transhumanism? - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies | real utopias | Scoop.it
Democratic Socialism - is it Ideal for Transhumanism?
Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies
He realized just how important science and technology was at developing a post-capitalist society.
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The First Industrial Revolution and the Age of Jackson V

Communes, Social Reforms of the Second Great Awakening.
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Other Economies Are Possible! - Building a Solidarity Economy - AllAfrica.com

Other Economies Are Possible! - Building a Solidarity Economy AllAfrica.com Is it possible that courageous and dedicated grassroots economic activists worldwide, forging paths that meet the basic needs of their communities while cultivating...
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What is socialism? // Propaganda [026]

A lot of people imagine socialism as social welfare programmes or state control of the economy, but that's not the case. Socialism is simply when workers control ...
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Yanis Varoufakis should forget Grexit, the EU will starve Greece of cash - The Australian Financial Review

Yanis Varoufakis should forget Grexit, the EU will starve Greece of cash - The Australian Financial Review | real utopias | Scoop.it
Far from exiting the union, Tsipras and Varoufakis may find Greece kept in the fold and starved of money while the EU waits for Syriza's political support to collapse
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A third of people living in London can't afford basics - EveryInvestor

A third of people living in London can't afford basics - EveryInvestor | real utopias | Scoop.it
New research from Loughborough University shows that a third of Londoners have less income than they need for what the public regard as a decent standard of living. That is
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Manufacturing Consent Noam Chomsky and the Media 1992 [Full Movie]

Manufacturing Consent Noam Chomsky and the Media 1992 [Full Movie]. STREAM NOW ...
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Noam Chomsky discusses 'Anti-politics'

Noam Chomsky describes what he calls 'anti-politics' - the disproportionate focus and blame governments receive.
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Occupy Democracy is not considered newsworthy. It should be - The Guardian

Occupy Democracy is not considered newsworthy. It should be - The Guardian | real utopias | Scoop.it
David Graeber: Sleeping outside for an iPhone is OK, but do it in furtherance of democratic expression and you’re in trouble
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Where is the US economy headed in 2015 - Economic expert

American CEOs 2015 outlook seems gloomy; Paul Krugman realizing something. And another very possible boom and bust in the global housing market warns .
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The Iranian Kurdish 'Revolution' The World Doesn't Know Is Happening - International Business Times

The Iranian Kurdish 'Revolution' The World Doesn't Know Is Happening - International Business Times | real utopias | Scoop.it
Thousands of Iranian Kurds have been protesting the regime for days, and demonstrations have now turned violent.
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After Revolution 2.0 - TechCrunch

After Revolution 2.0 - TechCrunch | real utopias | Scoop.it
Remember 2011? The Arab Spring, a.k.a. "Revolution 2.0"? Four governments were overthrown, and the stage was set for further social-media-fuelled protests:..
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Economist, specialized in political economy and peer-to-peer dynamics; core member of the P2P Foundation