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Videos - Noam Chomsky on Gaza & the 2 Positives of Election 2012: The Worst Didn't Happen & It's Over

Videos - Noam Chomsky on Gaza & the 2 Positives of Election 2012: The Worst Didn't Happen & It's Over | real utopias | Scoop.it
World-renowned political dissident, linguist, author and MIT professor Noam Chomsky joins us to discuss his recent trip to the Gaza Strip, where he publicly called on Israel to put an end to the blockade on the Hamas-ruled coastal enclave.
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Not TINA (There Is No Alternative) but TAPAS: THERE ARE PLENTY OF ALTERNATIVES
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Fukushima and the institutional invisibility of...

Fukushima and the institutional invisibility of... | real utopias | Scoop.it
The nuclear industry and its supporters have contrived a variety of narratives to justify and explain away nuclear catastrophes, writes John Downer.
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Prosecute Torturers and Their Bosses

Prosecute Torturers and Their Bosses | real utopias | Scoop.it
The tactics used on terror suspects after the Sept. 11 attacks were crimes, and the perpetrators knew it. Now they must be brought to justice.
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Occupy Parliament Square London - Democracy Now

Occupy Parliament Square London - Democracy Now | real utopias | Scoop.it
Parliament Square London UK, Occupy are back in Parliament Square for their 3rd Occupation from 11am today until 9pm tomorrow evening. Hertiage wardens lay down the law and extra police drafted in despite the small number of protestors.
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Tony Benn remembered by Saffron Burrows - The Guardian

Tony Benn remembered by Saffron Burrows - The Guardian | real utopias | Scoop.it
Actor Saffron Burrows, a longtime friend of the Labour politician, recalls a tireless activist who loved people, talking – and tea
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David Harvey and the Marxists against Marx's crisis theory

David Harvey and the Marxists against Marx's crisis theory | real utopias | Scoop.it
by Michael Roberts David Harvey is a Distinguished Professor at the City University of New York (CUNY), Director of The Center for Place, Culture and Politics and author of numerous books. For over...
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Noam Chomsky (2014) "Japan, Abe and Ultra-Nationalism"

Full Interview -- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mqzOnVoWgUg Date - May 19, 2014.
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Africa: A Review - 'The Implosion of Contemporary Capitalism' and 'Three Essays On Marx's Value Theory'

Africa: A Review - 'The Implosion of Contemporary Capitalism' and 'Three Essays On Marx's Value Theory' | real utopias | Scoop.it
Want political economy that soberly unpacks power and wealth? Read two recent books by Samir Amin who defines the system's current stage as "generalized-monopoly capitalism." His study of it reveals what standard economics conceals and distorts.
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WikiLeaks Releases CIA Manual Advising Undercover Agents on Travel & Avoiding ‘Secondary Screenings’ | The Dissenter

WikiLeaks Releases CIA Manual Advising Undercover Agents on Travel & Avoiding ‘Secondary Screenings’ | The Dissenter | real utopias | Scoop.it
The CIA is an integral part of the United States’ global security state, which collectively has contributed to the proliferation in airport security
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Restoring justice to America - Open Democracy

Restoring justice to America - Open Democracy | real utopias | Scoop.it
The United States is a violent nation. The police are part of this
problem. They have to be part of the solution.
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Tattoos embody Afghan social revolution, but critics push back

Tattoos embody Afghan social revolution, but critics push back | real utopias | Scoop.it
Exposure to Western culture since 2001 has transformed Afghanistan's previously isolated society, and a love of tattoos has taken hold – despite inking parlours being illegal.
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Noam Chomsky on the Legacy of Ariel Sharon: Not Speaking Ill of the Dead "Imposes a Vow of Silence"

Noam Chomsky on the Legacy of Ariel Sharon: Not Speaking Ill of the Dead "Imposes a Vow of Silence" | real utopias | Scoop.it
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon died Saturday at the age of 85 after eight years in a coma.
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Venezuela's National Assembly Rejects EU Resolution - teleSUR English

Venezuela's National Assembly Rejects EU Resolution - teleSUR English | real utopias | Scoop.it
The Venezuelan government called condemned the “interventionist” move by the European Parliament and its head, Federica Mogherini.
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The challenge of Podemos - International Socialism Journal

The challenge of Podemos - International Socialism Journal | real utopias | Scoop.it
The challenge of Podemos
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Noam Chomsky "Every Post-War American President Should Be Hanged" - YouTube

"If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged."

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Noam Chomsky - Education For Whom and For What? - YouTube

Noam Chomsky, a world-renowned linguist, intellectual and political activist,

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Professor Noam Chomsky Explains Why Martin Luther King Jr. Was Assassinated - Atlanta Blackstar

Professor Noam Chomsky Explains Why Martin Luther King Jr. Was Assassinated - Atlanta Blackstar | real utopias | Scoop.it
Video by Noam Chomsky’s Views.
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Robert Fisk on the CIA torture report: Once again language is distorted in order to hide US state wrongdoing

Robert Fisk on the CIA torture report: Once again language is distorted in order to hide US state wrongdoing | real utopias | Scoop.it
Thank God for Noam Chomsky. Not for his lifetime of eviscerating assaults on our political hypocrisy, but for his linguistics.
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Marxism 2014 Why Marx was right, Terry Eagleton

Why Marx was right, Terry Eagleton MARXISM 2014 DUBLIN A Festival of Ideas and Resistance Hosted by the Socialist Workers Party 14 - 16 November 2014 Teacher...
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Untitled — Noam Chomsky on Hugo Chavez of Venezuela - Linkis.com

Untitled — Noam Chomsky on Hugo Chavez of Venezuela - Linkis.com | real utopias | Scoop.it
Noam Chomsky on Hugo Chavez of Venezuela
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What the 'Sharing Economy' Costs Workers - KQED

What the 'Sharing Economy' Costs Workers - KQED | real utopias | Scoop.it
Critics say the tech startups are normalizing what is really unprotected, deregulated contract labor.
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Carne Ross on Participatory or Direct Democracy. - YouTube

Carne Ross, former UK diplomat and founder of "Independent Diplomat", explains why we need a more participatory democracy for our future survival. Please lea...
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Anarchism: from theory to practice - Daniel Guerin

Anarchism: from theory to practice - Daniel Guerin | real utopias | Scoop.it
Daniel Guerin's book about the theoretical basis of anarchism, and its practical application to the real world in selected historical examples.
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Joseph Stiglitz on Why the Rich Are Getting Richer -- and Why It Could Get ... - Huffington Post

Joseph Stiglitz on Why the Rich Are Getting Richer -- and Why It Could Get ... - Huffington Post | real utopias | Scoop.it
In this interview, he explores the work of Thomas Piketty and the need for the field of economics -- and the country -- to come to terms with the growing gulf between haves and have-nots....
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Economist, specialized in political economy and peer-to-peer dynamics; core member of the P2P Foundation