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POV: U.S. Savage Imperialism by Noam Chomsky > ZMagazine Article

POV: U.S. Savage Imperialism by Noam Chomsky > ZMagazine Article | real utopias | Scoop.it
U.S. Savage Imperialism The U.S. Empire, the Mideast, and the world, part I   By Noam Chomsky From a talk by Noam Chomsky, June 2010 I t's tempting to go back to the beginning.
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Not TINA (There Is No Alternative) but TAPAS: THERE ARE PLENTY OF ALTERNATIVES
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Untitled — Noam Chomsky (2014) “The Future of Humanity” - Linkis.com

Untitled — Noam Chomsky (2014) “The Future of Humanity” - Linkis.com | real utopias | Scoop.it
Noam Chomsky (2014) “The Future of Humanity”
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Students are right to march against the markets. Why can’t education be free?

Students are right to march against the markets. Why can’t education be free? | real utopias | Scoop.it
David Graeber: After the 2008 crash, the most sensible reform would have been to make the financial system more like education, not vice versa
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Mexico's Renewables Revolution Creates Tension - IEEE Spectrum

Mexico's Renewables Revolution Creates Tension - IEEE Spectrum | real utopias | Scoop.it
Demand for wind energy brings opportunities to engineers but angers some locals
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When Piketty Argued for Income Redistribution, He Changed Economics - The Fiscal Times

When Piketty Argued for Income Redistribution, He Changed Economics - The Fiscal Times | real utopias | Scoop.it
Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century is beginning to receive
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US-China Climate Accord is Neither "Historic" nor a "Landmark" - The Real News Network

US-China Climate Accord is Neither "Historic" nor a "Landmark" - The Real News Network | real utopias | Scoop.it
While it is important for China and the US, the two largest CO2 emitters, to walk hand in hand in cooperation, the agreement lacks "all of the above strategies" required to achieve the necessary reductions, says Janet Redman of IPS and Professor Minqi...
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Terry Eagleton: "The End of the Humanities" - YouTube

Terry Eagleton's Spring 2013 public lecture entitled "The End of the Humanities" and delivered April 24, 2013. Between Fall 2009 and Spring 2014 Eagleton has visited Notre Dame each semester as the English Department's Excellence in English Distinguished Visitor to teach a graduate seminar and give public lectures.

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Mike Treen: A critique of crisis theory - Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal

Mike Treen: A critique of crisis theory - Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal | real utopias | Scoop.it
Mike Treen: A critique of crisis theory Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal That is, capitalism goes through periods of several decades such as the post-World War II “long boom” involving multiple cycles where the upturns are...
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Political Islam in neoliberal times - Open Democracy

Political Islam in neoliberal times - Open Democracy | real utopias | Scoop.it
Neoliberalism devours other competing world-views through the commodification of cultural difference—turning a tidy profit. Wrest this monopoly on political readings of Islam away from capital and authoritarianism.
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"Pussy Riot Is a Mask": The Prison Letters of Nadya Tolokonnikova and Slavoj ... - PopMatters

"Pussy Riot Is a Mask": The Prison Letters of Nadya Tolokonnikova and Slavoj ... - PopMatters | real utopias | Scoop.it
The prison correspondence of Tolokonnikova and Zizek might not change the world, but it ought to be required reading for those with such aspirations.
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Pussy Riot members join whistleblower foundation backed by Julian Assange - The Guardian

Pussy Riot members join whistleblower foundation backed by Julian Assange - The Guardian | real utopias | Scoop.it
Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina to sit on advisory board of Courage Foundation, which fundraises for legal defence of whistleblowers
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Ukraine’s uprising against NATO, neoliberals and oligarchs – an interview with Boris Kagarlitsky | A Socialist in Canada

Ukraine’s uprising against NATO, neoliberals and oligarchs – an interview with Boris Kagarlitsky | A Socialist in Canada | real utopias | Scoop.it
Ukraine’s uprising against NATO, neoliberals and oligarchs – an interview with Boris Kagarlitsky |http://t.co/cVIeTqI9iu
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It's still not too late for Occupy to end well - South China Morning Post (subscription)

It's still not too late for Occupy to end well - South China Morning Post (subscription) | real utopias | Scoop.it
Yvonne Li says even as the clearance begins, there's still time to heal the rift in society, but the community needs to step up and help persuade protesters to leave voluntarily
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The Economist Went Full Occupy Wall Street On Bankers - Business Insider

The Economist Went Full Occupy Wall Street On Bankers - Business Insider | real utopias | Scoop.it
The Economist, traditionally a pro-capitalism...
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A peaceful exit is the only option for Occupy Central protesters - South China Morning Post (subscription)

A peaceful exit is the only option for Occupy Central protesters - South China Morning Post (subscription) | real utopias | Scoop.it
The impasse over the Occupy protests has dragged on for more than 50 days. A court ruling could see one of the blockaded sites cleared today, with the police on hand to help bailiffs. The imminent action will be a crucial step.
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Seattle Is Doing What No Other City in America Has Done

Seattle Is Doing What No Other City in America Has Done | real utopias | Scoop.it
The City Council has doubled down on its trend-setting $15 wage by accelerating its implementation for city workers, ensuring the wage will be raised in 2015 rather than being phased in over the course of the next three years. 
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How the GI Bill Launched a Social Revolution

How the GI Bill Launched a Social Revolution | real utopias | Scoop.it
America was correct to show its gratitude to veterans who had risked their lives to save the world from totalitarianism.
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The armchair revolutionary

The armchair revolutionary | real utopias | Scoop.it
Terry Eagleton, one of Britain's most abrasive public intellectuals, has added to that reputation of late through his ongoing feud with Martin Amis over Islam. And now he has written a book that sees Jesus as a Palestinian insurgent.
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Russell Brand's 'revolution' claims first victory as Tory MP's New Era Estate ... - The Independent

Russell Brand's 'revolution' claims first victory as Tory MP's New Era Estate ... - The Independent | real utopias | Scoop.it
It’s an unlikely place for a grassroots housing revolution, with coffee shops offering £4 smoothies, but trendy Hoxton in east London will forever be remembered as the place that Russell Brand’s revolution claimed its first victim: a property firm...
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The social revolution will sweep Turkey Kurdistan sooner or later - Anarkismo

The social revolution will sweep Turkey Kurdistan sooner or later - Anarkismo | real utopias | Scoop.it
By Zaher Baher from Haringey Solidarity Group and Kurdistan Anarchists Forum Below is the outcome of my visit to Northern Kurdistan in Turkey between 02/11/14 to 08/11/14 as one of a delegation from United Kingdom, organised by Peace in Kurdistan...
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Local Revolution: Understanding the Power of Buying Locally

Local Revolution: Understanding the Power of Buying Locally | real utopias | Scoop.it
When consumers vote with their dollars to support locally owned businesses, their communities benefit as a result.
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Dark Clouds Loom: In the Shadow of the First World War, Noam Chomsky Discusses ISIS, Ukraine, and Gaza | PIPR

Dark Clouds Loom: In the Shadow of the First World War, Noam Chomsky Discusses ISIS, Ukraine, and Gaza | PIPR | real utopias | Scoop.it
Noam Chomsky: Washington violated promises & expanded Nato up to Russia’s borders, threatening to incorporate Ukraine http://t.co/cHxtLTa3Ve
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Manufacturing Consent - Noam Chomsky and the Media (1992) - YouTube

Manufacturing Consent - Noam Chomsky and the Media (1992) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manufacturing_Consent:_Noam_Chomsky_and_the_Media Manufacturing Consen...
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Contours of Global Order - Professor Noam Chomsky Lecture - YouTube

Professor Noam Chomsky talks at the UCL Rickman Godlee Lecture - Contours of Global Order: Domination, stability, security in a changing world.
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