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Clay Shirky: What I Read

Clay Shirky: What I Read | real utopias | Scoop.it
The Atlantic Wire covers news, opinion and aggregates content on business, politics, entertainment, technology, global and national on the official site of The Atlantic Wire (RT @evgenymorozov: @BostonReview worse: a self-hating Rorty-praising...
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Not TINA (There Is No Alternative) but TAPAS: THERE ARE PLENTY OF ALTERNATIVES
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Krugman: Obama Is One Of The Most 'Successful' Presidents, More 'Consequential' Than Reagan

Krugman: Obama Is One Of The Most 'Successful' Presidents, More 'Consequential' Than Reagan | real utopias | Scoop.it
Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman said in a recent interview that President Barack Obama was one of the most successful presidents in American history, topping even Ronald Reagan.
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Laura Brown's comment, April 17, 9:01 PM
How is the orca fin relevant to your post? I looked at the photo first and didn't expect a political post.
jean lievens's comment, Today, 2:08 AM
I changed the picture, thanks
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Keiser Report: Sovietization of capitalism (E723)

Keiser Report: Sovietization of capitalism (E723) | real utopias | Scoop.it
In the second half, Max interviews David Graeber about his new book, The Utopia of Rules: On Technology, Stupidity and the Secret Joys of Bureaucracy. They talk about the Sovietization of capitalis...
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Big Money From Super PACs Is Eroding the Power of Parties

Big Money From Super PACs Is Eroding the Power of Parties | real utopias | Scoop.it
An alternative campaign finance model has arisen, giving more political players a puncher’s chance.
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Paul Hawken

Paul Hawken is an environmentalist, entrepreneur, journalist and author. Since the age of 20, he's dedicated his life to sustainability and changing the rela...
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#047 Andrew Kliman - The Failure of Capitalist Production

To Donate Click Here: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=CM23PFP9E5YYA Interview Date: 14th March 2014 You can ...
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Slavoj Žižek. The Buddhist Ethic and the Spirit of Global Capitalism. 2012

Tony Blair yesterday faced accusations of 'megalomania' over an interview in which he vowed to set up his own 'leaders club' of ex-statesmen – and appeared ...
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Slavoj Žižek Gives Lecture At NYU On The Merits Of Syriza And The Radical Left - NYU Local

Slavoj Žižek Gives Lecture At NYU On The Merits Of Syriza And The Radical Left - NYU Local | real utopias | Scoop.it
Slavoj Žižek, the Slovenian Marxist philosopher (and Global Distinguished Professor of German at NYU), seems like the kind of man who would try to sell you magic beans.
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Author-Meets-Critics: David Harvey's 'Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism'

Author-Meets-Critics: David Harvey's 'Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism' | real utopias | Scoop.it
In his newest book, Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism (Oxford, 2014), David Harvey sets out to understand not the contradictions of capitalism, but those of capitalism's economic e...
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Noam Chomsky: Western Media is Still 'Manufacturing Consent' / Sputnik International

Noam Chomsky: Western Media is Still 'Manufacturing Consent' / Sputnik International | real utopias | Scoop.it
Nearly three decades after the publication of his groundbreaking critique of the Western mainstream press, Noam Chomsky still believes the media is complicit in "manufacturing consent."
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Venezuela slashes military spending by 34%, but deep cuts are unlikely to spark revolt among top brass

Venezuela slashes military spending by 34%, but deep cuts are unlikely to spark revolt among top brass | real utopias | Scoop.it
Venezuela last year slashed its defense budget by 34 percent, marking the largest decline in military spending in all of Latin America.
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Rebel Cities: David Harvey in conversation with David Graeber

Rebel Cities: From the Right to the City to the Urban Revolution David Harvey in conversation with David Graeber Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6.30 pm ...
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Can Civilization Survive "Really Existing Capitalism"? An Interview With Noam Chomsky

Can Civilization Survive "Really Existing Capitalism"? An Interview With Noam Chomsky | real utopias | Scoop.it
Noam Chomsky discusses ISIS, the rise of religious extremism globally, actually existing capitalism and its incompatibility with democracy, Israel, Ukraine and the ''root of...
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The Capitalist Mode Of Power: Critical Engagements With The Power Theory Of Value Book Download

Download The Capitalist Mode Of Power: Critical Engagements With The Power Theory Of Value book in PDF, Epub or Mobi
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Global education revolution ‘yet to happen’, TLTP Education

Global education revolution ‘yet to happen’, TLTP Education | real utopias | Scoop.it
Global education revolution ‘yet to happen’, At the start of the 21st century, representatives from 164 countries gathered in Senegal’s capital Dakar. At the end of
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Ecosocialism and Ending “Capitalism At Any Price” - CounterPunch

Ecosocialism and Ending “Capitalism At Any Price” - CounterPunch | real utopias | Scoop.it
Ecosocialism and Ending “Capitalism At Any Price”
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Senator Elizabeth Warren Interview Part 1 04/07/15

Senator Elizabeth Warren Interview Part 1 04/07/15 | real utopias | Scoop.it
Senator Warren believes the federal government should not be profiting on interest from student loans.
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Syriza Against The Machine - teleSUR English

Syriza Against The Machine - teleSUR English | real utopias | Scoop.it
The Syriza government faces great adversity of a European and Greek economic, political and technocratic machinery that is firmly in the hands of a powerful establishment.
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#026 Andrew Kliman - The Transformation Problem

To Donate Click Here: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=CM23PFP9E5YYA Interview Date: 23th February 2013 You can find the podcast website here: ...
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Is the left in Britain still alive and well? - The Guardian

Is the left in Britain still alive and well? - The Guardian | real utopias | Scoop.it
As mainstream politics moves to the centre, what has happened to the beating heart of the left? Zoe Williams takes a road trip in search of 21st-century socialists
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Ahead of Summit of the Americas, "Venezuela: What Everyone Needs to Know" - Democracy Now! (blog)

Ahead of Summit of the Americas, "Venezuela: What Everyone Needs to Know" - Democracy Now! (blog) | real utopias | Scoop.it
Tensions are high between the United States and Venezuela as President Obama heads to Panama for the Summit of the Americas. Read an excerpt from the new book by Latin American history professor Miguel Tinker Salas.
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Michael Parenti - The 1% Pathology and the Myth of Capitalism

Michael Parenti - The 1% Pathology and the Myth of Capitalism | real utopias | Scoop.it
Michael Parenti - The 1% Pathology and the Myth of Capitalism http://t.co/yjj3qAGKOM via @sharethis
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