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Currency Solutions for a Wiser World

Currency Solutions for a Wiser World | real utopias | Scoop.it

Rethinking Money points out that there is a way, in fact a thousand ways, to stop our current juggernaut towards global self-destruction. There is a system of solutions already in place in localities throughout the world where terrible problems have existed. The changes came about, not through the redistribution of wealth, increased conventional taxation, bond measures or enlightened self-interest from corporate entities, but rather, by people simply rethinking the concept of money. With that restructuring, everything changed.

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Not TINA (There Is No Alternative) but TAPAS: THERE ARE PLENTY OF ALTERNATIVES
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Noam Chomsky: The Origins of Violence

Noam Chomsky (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and Origins Project director Lawrence Krauss discuss the United States within the context of global ...
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Lessons from Syriza's Defeat - teleSUR English

Lessons from Syriza's Defeat - teleSUR English | real utopias | Scoop.it
Far more than regaining state power to exit the euro, the challenge for the Greek left is to build the social power that can sustain a radical rupture.
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Noam Chomsky on "America Beyond Capitalism"

Noam Chomsky on Gar Alperovitz' book "America Beyond Capitalism".
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It's Time for an Emotion Revolution! - Huffington Post

It's Time for an Emotion Revolution! - Huffington Post | real utopias | Scoop.it
I recently had the inspiring experience of sitting down with the associate director for the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence to discuss the upcoming Emotional Revolution Summit (ERS) -- a game-changing effort between the Yale Center for...
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Noam Chomsky on Communism, Revolutionary Violence, the American Left and Zizek

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Ernest Mandel: a life for the revolution (ENGLISH VERSION) - YouTube

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We shouldn't treat the homeless like criminals - The Guardian

We shouldn't treat the homeless like criminals - The Guardian | real utopias | Scoop.it
It is not only morally questionable to punish people who sleep on the streets – it is also an expensive and ineffective way of dealing with homelessness
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Signifying the end of capitalism - Independent Online

Signifying the end of capitalism - Independent Online | real utopias | Scoop.it

Cape Town - Looking at what uber has done to the taxi industry and at how Air Bnb has shaken up the hotel business, companies would be wise not to dismiss Dion Chang too quickly when he warns: “If your industry has not yet been disrupted, it is only a matter of time!”

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'The people want', but what do they want? - Open Democracy

'The people want', but what do they want? - Open Democracy | real utopias | Scoop.it
The famous slogan “The people want the downfall of the regime” follows a notion promoted by Arab autocrats to give the illusion of change and hinder the development of post-revolutionary strategy.
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Left-wing alliance Rise to campaign on anti-austerity platform - stv.tv

Left-wing alliance Rise to campaign on anti-austerity platform - stv.tv | real utopias | Scoop.it
Founder Colin Fox, of the SSP, spoke to Scotland Tonight about the movement.
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Richard D Wolff Gar Alperovitz David Harvey Left Economics

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The Making of the American Police State - Center for Research on Globalization


Horton escaped prison while Michael Dukakis was governor of Massachusetts.

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Noam Chomsky 2015, Rare The Role of the Radical Intellectual Part 1 5

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The Quiet Revolution: How the New Left Took Over the Democratic Party - Patriot Post

The Quiet Revolution: How the New Left Took Over the Democratic Party - Patriot Post | real utopias | Scoop.it
Frustration with division and gridlock in Washington lead many Americans to impugn both political parties for the current broken and ineffective state of government.
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No, leading economists are not supporting Labour leadership candidate Jeremy ... - City A.M.

No, leading economists are not supporting Labour leadership candidate Jeremy ... - City A.M. | real utopias | Scoop.it
"Jeremy Corbyn wins economists’ backing for radical plan” thundered the Observer’s front page on Sunday.
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Greece and Euro Crisis 2015 Documentary GREECE ON THE BRINK Greece and euro Crisis documentary

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The Greek Apocalypse: Versailles or Brest-Litovsk? - In These Times

The Greek Apocalypse: Versailles or Brest-Litovsk? - In These Times | real utopias | Scoop.it
A response to my critics and the case for a guerrilla war within the Eurozone
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How German workers' movement nearly won, then lost, the revolution - Green Left Weekly

How German workers' movement nearly won, then lost, the revolution - Green Left Weekly | real utopias | Scoop.it
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How German workers' movement nearly won, then lost, the revolution
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However, leaders of the largest workers' party, the SPD, feared a social revolution.
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German Self-Interest

German Self-Interest | real utopias | Scoop.it
Michael Burda from Berlin’s Humboldt University has an interesting article in the Royal Economic Society newsletter, which is critical of views that I and others have expressed about the ‘problem with German (macro)economics.’ The key argument Michael Burda wants to make is that there is nothing peculiar or unusual about German economics, and what many of the …
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The Euro’s Future Is Secure, But It May Not Be The One That We Expect

The Euro’s Future Is Secure, But It May Not Be The One That We Expect | real utopias | Scoop.it
Mark Blyth looks beyond the Greek crisis and explains why the Euro's future enow depends on integration into a new emerging growth model.
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Relevance of Marx - The Statesman

Relevance of Marx - The Statesman | real utopias | Scoop.it
What has precisely shaped the world as we see it in the 21st century? The prompt answer, to which even Left  intellectuals subscribe, would be the collapse of Communism. How would one describe the new age?
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Economist, specialized in political economy and peer-to-peer dynamics; core member of the P2P Foundation