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Noam Chomsky & Gore Vidal - In Conversation 1991 (1/3)

In this very rare interview Noam Chomsky and Gore Vidal discuss the intricacies of the gulf war, the Bush administration and the economic and geopolitical situation of the American empire at the time. It has fallen into my hands after extensive research. 
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Not TINA (There Is No Alternative) but TAPAS: THERE ARE PLENTY OF ALTERNATIVES
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Refugee crisis is suddenly Merkel's biggest challenge - The Japan Times

Refugee crisis is suddenly Merkel's biggest challenge - The Japan Times | real utopias | Scoop.it
In the past two weeks, Germany has been shaken by a perfect storm of headlines that have elevated the refugee issue to the very top of the public and political agenda.
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Media Spotlight: Post Capitalism, by Paul Mason - Mortgage Strategy

Mortgage Strategy Media Spotlight: Post Capitalism, by Paul Mason Mortgage Strategy Mason's new book – Post Capitalism: A Guide to Our Future – is an idealistic offering and at times he fails to hide his obvious contempt for the status quo, making...
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David Harvey (2005) : Call it Class War against us!

October 26, 2005 A talk by David Harvey, Distinguished Professor, CUNY Graduate Center PhD Program in Anthropology.
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Inside the Civil Rights Movement: a Conversation With Julian Bond - Huffington Post

Inside the Civil Rights Movement: a Conversation With Julian Bond - Huffington Post | real utopias | Scoop.it
Julian put forth every sentence so succinctly and carefully formulated, generous and ironic with a profound sense of history.
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Occupy protester's defence 'undermined' as Hong Kong magistrate changes charge ... - South China Morning Post (subscription)

Occupy protester's defence 'undermined' as Hong Kong magistrate changes charge ... - South China Morning Post (subscription) | real utopias | Scoop.it
A magistrate yesterday convicted an Occupy protester after amending the charge he faced at the last minute - which a lawyer argued undermines the cornerstone of the original defence....
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Donald Trump Has Lost Between $1 and $6 Billion Over His Business Career - Mother Jones

Donald Trump Has Lost Between $1 and $6 Billion Over His Business Career - Mother Jones | real utopias | Scoop.it
Mother Jones Donald Trump Has Lost Between $1 and $6 Billion Over His Business Career Mother Jones But he also consistently pushes for a higher net worth—especially when it comes to the value of his personal brand,” Forbes reporter Erin Carlyle...
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Which party's election manifesto is the best written? - The Guardian

Which party's election manifesto is the best written? - The Guardian | real utopias | Scoop.it
Terry Eagleton, literary theorist, scours the manifestos for any wit or originality among the bland promises
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Paul Mason - is capitalism dead? | Guardian Live

In the wake of the financial crisis and with the rapid rise of new technologies, award-winning economist and journalist, Paul Mason, believes we are on the cusp of a ...
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Slavoj Žižek: Ayn Rand's Tea Party lie — Now we know who John Galt is - Salon

Slavoj Žižek: Ayn Rand's Tea Party lie — Now we know who John Galt is - Salon | real utopias | Scoop.it
How long will Tea Party base stick to basic irrationality of protecting working people by protecting the 1 percent?
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Are We Nearing The End Of Capitalism? - Test Tube

Are We Nearing The End Of Capitalism? - Test Tube | real utopias | Scoop.it
Capitalism was once a dominant system, but the rise of technology is hindering its future. So, will we soon live in a postcapitalist world?
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The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution - Huffington Post

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution - Huffington Post | real utopias | Scoop.it
For four decades, some determined people sought to change the course of American history.Some ideals, are now part of the fabric of the country, like breakfast programs for inner city kids. Stick with this movie.
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Jeremy Corbyn: My radical plan for the arts will make Britain happier - Telegraph.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn: My radical plan for the arts will make Britain happier - Telegraph.co.uk | real utopias | Scoop.it
Labour leadership frontrunner Jeremy Corbyn says he will invest in the arts, protect the BBC and ensure every child can learn a musical instrument
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Noam Chomsky on the Iran Deal - LobeLog

Noam Chomsky on the Iran Deal - LobeLog | real utopias | Scoop.it
by Noam Chomsky Throughout the world there is great relief and optimism about the nuclear deal reached in Vienna between Iran and the P5+1 nations, the five veto-holding members of the U.N. Securit...
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Jeremy Corbyn – reformer or revolutionary - Pressenza International Press Agency

Jeremy Corbyn – reformer or revolutionary - Pressenza International Press Agency | real utopias | Scoop.it
Not quite the ‘new boy on the block’ Labourite Jeremy Corbyn has decided to seek for party leadership and has stated to the media as to why he wants to be Labour’s leader, because, “Britain is not working well for most people.
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Participatory budgeting gathers momentum in Marneuli - Democracy & Freedom Watch

Participatory budgeting gathers momentum in Marneuli - Democracy & Freedom Watch | real utopias | Scoop.it
Tserakvi, DFWatch - A pilot project on participatory budgeting brings the population of Marneuli district closer to the decision-making process and brings democratic participation to a new level. O...
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Paul Mason's Postcapitalism: The left's unwitting conversion to neoliberal ... - City A.M.

Paul Mason's Postcapitalism: The left's unwitting conversion to neoliberal ... - City A.M. | real utopias | Scoop.it
Unlike many other advocates of free markets, I quite like Channel 4 News economics editor Paul Mason.
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The New Youth Revolution - Pastor Joseph Sissac

1. Define REVOLUTION and gain insight into the challenges our youth face today.  
2. A Biblical view of engagement from one generation to the next. 
3. FactorPoints: Joining the New Youth Revolution at COP.

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Occupy Wall Street never dies - Mehr News Agency - English Version

Occupy Wall Street never dies - Mehr News Agency - English Version | real utopias | Scoop.it
TEHRAN, Aug. 31 (MNA) – It was on September 17, 2011, when Wall Street of New York in USA was 'occupied' by thousands of demonstrators who decried the influence of the 1 percent in politics.
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Plutocracy, Gentrification and Racial Violence - CounterPunch

Plutocracy, Gentrification and Racial Violence - CounterPunch | real utopias | Scoop.it
"You know Southie's gotten gentrified. I guess you can't stop progress." -- Ray Donovan, Showtime TV series, 2015 “It was a real wake-up call the other day to realize that evictions and gentrificat...
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Jeremy Corbyn – reformer or revolutionary - Pressenza International Press Agency

Jeremy Corbyn – reformer or revolutionary - Pressenza International Press Agency | real utopias | Scoop.it
Not quite the ‘new boy on the block’ Labourite Jeremy Corbyn has decided to seek for party leadership and has stated to the media as to why he wants to be Labour’s leader, because, “Britain is not working well for most people.
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Hungary's 'Milla' movement shows that social media driven protest movements ... - Democratic Audit UK

Hungary's 'Milla' movement shows that social media driven protest movements ... - Democratic Audit UK | real utopias | Scoop.it
The Hungarian Government, led by the Prime Minister Vicktor Orban has made waves for its authoritarian tendencies and stated ambition to create an 'illiberal' democracy. In response to the governme...
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Human rights evaluation—who is it really for? - Open Democracy

Human rights evaluation—who is it really for? - Open Democracy | real utopias | Scoop.it
The human rights community should embrace evaluation not for our donors, but for our beneficiaries. A contribution to the openGlobalRights debate on evaluation and human rights. Español
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Deep Capture Conference: Noam Chomsky 2013

Noam Chomsky is the Institute Professor in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at MIT. At the 2013 Harvard Law School Conference, "Deep Capture: ...
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Economist, specialized in political economy and peer-to-peer dynamics; core member of the P2P Foundation