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Why We’re Looking At The Collapse Of Left And Right - Social Europe Journal

Why We’re Looking At The Collapse Of Left And Right - Social Europe Journal | real utopias | Scoop.it
Phillip Blond analyses the collapse of left and right ideology and sketches a future for Britain in the European Union.
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Not TINA (There Is No Alternative) but TAPAS: THERE ARE PLENTY OF ALTERNATIVES
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KAGARLITSKY, THE WAR AND POLITICAL CORRUPTION

KAGARLITSKY, THE WAR AND POLITICAL CORRUPTION | real utopias | Scoop.it
A Critique of the 'Red Putinist'  A person of influence on the thinking the western left on Ukraine has been the Russian writer Boris Kagarlitsky Director of the Institute of Globalization and Soci...
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The Zapatistas Prepare to Honor their Dead and Call for a Reality Check - Dissident Voice

The Zapatistas Prepare to Honor their Dead and Call for a Reality Check - Dissident Voice | real utopias | Scoop.it
Chiapas, Mexico — In May of last year, José Luis Solís López, a teacher in the Zapatista community of La Realidad (one of five affiliated communities of the now
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Marxism of a special type - Mail & Guardian Online

Marxism of a special type - Mail & Guardian Online | real utopias | Scoop.it
His dissident views made him a renegade communist, but a new biography confirms Harold Wolpe as an influential radical voice.
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Lawrence Krauss & Noam Chomsky. | March 22, 2015 | An Origins Project Dialogue [Part 2]

Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tOTjP_kYimc Subscribe for more videos! - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - evolution,...
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Protests grow in Baltimore in defiance of police-military siege - World Socialist Web Site

Protests grow in Baltimore in defiance of police-military siege - World Socialist Web Site | real utopias | Scoop.it
Even as 3,000 National Guard troops and cops occupied the city, protests against police violence and poverty grew in Baltimore and around the country.
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Noam Chomsky: Impacts of Free Market and US Foreign Policy on Colombia and Latin American revolution

2015 Leigha Cohen Video Production http://www.leighacohenvideo.com/ https://www.youtube.com/user/LeighaCohen Noam Chomsky speaking on April 24, ...
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BRICS from below: counterpower movements in Brazil, India and South Africa - Open Democracy

BRICS from below: counterpower movements in Brazil, India and South Africa - Open Democracy | real utopias | Scoop.it
While
movements in Brazil and South Africa have been fueled by unrealized
socio-economic expectations and by explosive growth in India, what they have
most in common is the subordination of democracy to money.
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The return of the Left - Chandigarh Tribune

The return of the Left - Chandigarh Tribune | real utopias | Scoop.it
Former Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, addressing a rally against imperialism at the World Social Forum in Caracas in 2006, urged activists “to take up the work of a great international anti-imperialist front to do battle in the whole world.
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Why Cuba Matters: Read an Excerpt From Tom Hayden's New Book "Listen ... - Democracy Now! (blog)

Why Cuba Matters: Read an Excerpt From Tom Hayden's New Book "Listen ... - Democracy Now! (blog) | real utopias | Scoop.it
Watch Democracy Now! Thursday when we will interview Tom Hayden about his new book "Listen Yankee!: Why Cuba Matters," and discuss the historic normalization of diplomatic relations with the United States.
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Bernie Sanders gets all important Occupy endorsement for President - legal Insurrection (blog)

Bernie Sanders gets all important Occupy endorsement for President - legal Insurrection (blog) | real utopias | Scoop.it
Bad news for the 1%?
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21st Century Challenges To American Democracy: Part III - CounterCurrents.org

21st Century Challenges To American Democracy: Part III - CounterCurrents.org | real utopias | Scoop.it
21st Century Challenges To American Democracy: Part III CounterCurrents.org By the late 19th century with the rise of the urban middle class, consumer protection of the bourgeois citizen was one of customer whose legal rights were as protected as...
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Slavoj Zizek - Religion as Fiction and Prejudice

In this short section of a longer lecture, Slavoj Zizek discusses a few things about religion that might make a some people uncomfortable. One topic that comes ...
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Slavoj Zizek - Political Criticism in Pop Culture

In this short section from a longer lecture, Slavoj Zizek discusses a couple of examples of a means of criticism that reaches a wider audience, and works better, ...
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How do we Solve the Problems of Capitalism? By Andrew Kliman

Dr. Kliman gives practical answers to the question of what we should do. You can read the transcript here: ...
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The real reason why poor kids perform worse in school – and in life - Washington Post

The real reason why poor kids perform worse in school – and in life - Washington Post | real utopias | Scoop.it
Child-care loans can help even the playing field.
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Election 2015: Socialist Party of Great Britain outlines election plans - BBC News

Election 2015: Socialist Party of Great Britain outlines election plans - BBC News | real utopias | Scoop.it
Representatives of the Socialist Party of Great Britain explain how the party is working for the abolition of capitalism and the introduction of a classless society.
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The Myth of Value-Free Social Science - Al-Jazeerah.info

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The Myth of Value-Free Social Science
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For many decades, mainstream social scientists, mostly conservative, have argued that political commitments and scientific research are incompatible.
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What Behavioral Economics Teaches Us About The Great Recession - Forbes

What Behavioral Economics Teaches Us About The Great Recession - Forbes | real utopias | Scoop.it
Consumer optimism, as measured by the University of Michigan consumer sentiment index, has rebounded this year to its highest levels since 2007.
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Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism

Author-meets-critics session at the 2015 Association of American Geographers meeting Description: In his newest book—Seventeen Contradictions and the End ...
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Alexander Hamilton and American Progressivism - InsiderOnline

InsiderOnline is a compilation of publication abstracts, how-to essays, events, news, and analysis from around the conservative movement.
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Social democracy's past and present dissected in new book - Green Left Weekly

Social democracy's past and present dissected in new book - Green Left Weekly | real utopias | Scoop.it

The rise and then fall of social democracy as a movement for fundamental social change is a modern tragedy of Shakespearean proportions. It is one of the epic stories of the 19th and 20th centuries.

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The Panic is On: Occupy Everywhere Documentary

I created this video with the YouTube Video Editor (http://www.youtube.com/editor)
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Women's power to stop war: rereading Virginia Woolf - Open Democracy

Women's power to stop war: rereading Virginia Woolf - Open Democracy | real utopias | Scoop.it

How essential it is that we should realize that unity the dead bodies, the ruined houses prove. For such will be our ruin if you, in the immensity of your public abstractions forget the private figure, or if we, in the intensity of our private emotions forget the public world.’ (Virginia Woolf, Three Guineas)

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Occupy Wall Street's plan to beat consumer debt has quietly become a success - Business Insider

Occupy Wall Street's plan to beat consumer debt has quietly become a success - Business Insider | real utopias | Scoop.it
The group's Rolling Jubilee "Strike Debt" initiative has quietly forgiven millions in medical and student loans.
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Economist, specialized in political economy and peer-to-peer dynamics; core member of the P2P Foundation