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Not TINA (There Is No Alternative) but TAPAS: THERE ARE PLENTY OF ALTERNATIVES
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Slavoj Žižek on Greece: This is a chance for Europe to awaken - New Statesman

Slavoj Žižek on Greece: This is a chance for Europe to awaken - New Statesman | real utopias | Scoop.it
The Greeks are correct: Brussels' denial that this is an ideological question is ideology at its purest - and symptomatic of our whole political process.
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“People and Planet First”: On the Moral Authority of Climate Justice and a New ... - BillMoyers.com

“People and Planet First”: On the Moral Authority of Climate Justice and a New ... - BillMoyers.com | real utopias | Scoop.it
Our current economic system is both fueling the climate crisis and actively preventing us from taking the necessary actions to avert it.
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Neo-Marxist philosopher Slavoj Žižek thinks 'technocratic administrators' are ... - Business Insider

Neo-Marxist philosopher Slavoj Žižek thinks 'technocratic administrators' are ... - Business Insider | real utopias | Scoop.it
The issue comes down to whether the Greeks with admit to feeling guilty about their debt
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Becoming more self-aware in the age of narcissism - The Independent

Becoming more self-aware in the age of narcissism - The Independent | real utopias | Scoop.it
The ancient Greek philosopher Socrates reportedly adopted the motto “Know thyself” to guide his search for a life of enlightenment and wisdom. This “commandment” has been passed on by various thinkers over time.
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Whatever Happened to Eastern European Communism? - CounterPunch

Whatever Happened to Eastern European Communism? - CounterPunch | real utopias | Scoop.it
Whatever Happened to Eastern European Communism?
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The Surgeon Said That Gay Rights Was Just a Fad - Huffington Post

The Surgeon Said That Gay Rights Was Just a Fad - Huffington Post | real utopias | Scoop.it
When I worked in a Chester County hospital in the late 1970s, newspapers showed stories of a massive Gay Rights march down New York's Sixth Avenue. One urologist shook his head contemptuously and said, "These protests are a fad, a phase!
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Greek Crisis is Undermining the Philosophy of a United Europe - Newsweek

Newsweek Greek Crisis is Undermining the Philosophy of a United Europe Newsweek Although it may be an exaggeration to call the euro a failed currency (in fact, the euro's value has remained impressively stable throughout this latest kerfuffle), it...
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What is ideology? - Thought Leader

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What is ideology? Thought Leader But if you are not in the habit of reading discourse-theorists and philosophers like Ian Parker, Michel Foucault, Jacques Lacan or Slavoj Žižek, you might want to watch one of the recent films in...
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How the Media Discredit Greek Democracy - Dissident Voice

How the Media Discredit Greek Democracy - Dissident Voice | real utopias | Scoop.it
The language the Guardian and all other corporate media have been using about Syriza’s victory at the weekend against draconian EU-imposed austerity is
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Noam Chomsky on Nazi Collaboration in France, Italy, Greece & the Netherlands [full] 2015

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Amazing, Conversations, Jonathan Freedland, with, Noam Chomsky, (2015)

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Noam Chomsky 2015, European Imperialism

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Noam Chomsky 2015, Drones Come Home To Roost

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Noam Chomsky 2015, From Bolivia to Baghdad Part 2 2

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Greek Voters Deliver Stunning Rebuke to Austerity - The Real News Network

Greek Voters Deliver Stunning Rebuke to Austerity - The Real News Network | real utopias | Scoop.it
Michael Spourdalakis, Dean of the School of Economics and Politics at the University of Athens, in an interview with Dimitri Lascaris, says it is time for the Greek government to play hardball with the Troika...
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Spain's politicians distance themselves from euro crisis: 'This isn't Greece'

Spain's politicians distance themselves from euro crisis: 'This isn't Greece' | real utopias | Scoop.it
Leftwing Podemos praises Greek Syriza party but talks up differences between the two eurozone countries to calm voters’ fears of economic contagion
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No! But what now?

No! But what now? | real utopias | Scoop.it
So Greeks have voted NO by a significant majority in the referendum on the Troika conditions for bailout funds to repay Greek government debt. Given the scare tactics of the EU Commission and the G...
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Labour's choice: neoliberalism, more neoliberalism - or Jeremy Corbyn? - The Ecologist

Labour's choice: neoliberalism, more neoliberalism - or Jeremy Corbyn? - The Ecologist | real utopias | Scoop.it
Within minutes of Labour's election defeat its MPs were denouncing Miliband for failing to 'embrace aspiration' and alienating 'wealth creators', writes Ben Whitham.
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Ecuador: Thousands Rally Behind Citizens Revolution

Thousands of Ecuadorans filled Quito's Independence Square Thursday evening in support of President Rafael Correa's Citizens Revolution and against threats ...
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Greece has become a battleground for the worst ideas of the 20th century - Telegraph.co.uk

Greece has become a battleground for the worst ideas of the 20th century - Telegraph.co.uk | real utopias | Scoop.it
There will be no winners in this showdown between Left-wing fantasists and the European project’s true believers
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Rojava revolutionaries show how to fight 'Islamic State' - Green Left Weekly

Rojava revolutionaries show how to fight 'Islamic State' - Green Left Weekly | real utopias | Scoop.it


The YPJ and YPG are the armed forces of the autonomous cantons in Rojava, where a unique experiment in grassroots, participatory democracy is taking place.

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'Feel the Bern': Activists spearhead Bernie Sanders social push - MSNBC

'Feel the Bern': Activists spearhead Bernie Sanders social push - MSNBC | real utopias | Scoop.it
Bernie Sanders may trail Hillary Clinton by double digits in New Hampshire, but he leads the Democratic front-runner by more than 4,000 "points" on Twitter.
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Economist, specialized in political economy and peer-to-peer dynamics; core member of the P2P Foundation