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George Monbiot – Bang Goes the Theory

George Monbiot – Bang Goes the Theory | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
How neoliberalism trashed your life, but made the super-rich even richer. By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 15th January 2013 How they must bleed for us. In 2012, the world’s 100 richest people became $241 billion richer(1).
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Book Review: Masters of the Universe: Hayek, Friedman, and the Birth of Neoliberal Politics | LSE Review of Books

Book Review: Masters of the Universe: Hayek, Friedman, and the Birth of Neoliberal Politics | LSE Review of Books | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
RT @LSEReviewBooks: The ascendancy of #neoliberalism from the academy of interwar Europe to supremacy under #Reagan and Thatcher http://t.co/8ENDzrbE...
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Justice: What's The Right Thing To Do? Episode 01 "THE MORAL SIDE OF MURDER"

PART ONE: THE MORAL SIDE OF MURDER If you had to choose between (1) killing one person to save the lives of five others and (2) doing nothing even though you...
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Noam Chomsky: Issues That Obama and Romney Avoid

Noam Chomsky: Issues That Obama and Romney Avoid | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
There are two issues of overwhelming significance, because the fate of the species is at stake: environmental disaster, and nuclear war.
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Academics say high fees will keep out the poor - University World News

Academics say high fees will keep out the poor - University World News | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
Academics say high fees will keep out the poorUniversity World NewsPoor students face being priced out of university by the UK government's education policies, 400 leading academics have claimed.
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IES: The Institute for European Studies

IES: The Institute for European Studies | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
The IES offers an LLM on international and European Law as well as a Master in European Integration and Development and a Summerschool on decision Making. It is also a Jean Monnet Center of Excellence and home of researchers and PhD students.
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Exposed! How the Billionaires Class Is Destroying Democracy

Exposed! How the Billionaires Class Is Destroying Democracy | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
Thom Hartmann and Sam Sacks: The safety net program for working class people is exclusively paid for by working class people.
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7 Chomsky quotes that expose the American empire

7 Chomsky quotes that expose the American empire | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
A look back at some of the most incisive remarks from one of the nation's most controversial thinkers
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The Antidote to Ayn Rand

The Antidote to Ayn Rand | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
Rand's atavistic utopian fantasy celebrates the virtue of selfishness, while John Dewey's public-minded philosophy is open, progressively democratic and firmly grounded in reality.
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Labour conference 2012: a cerebral address on moral limits of markets

Labour conference 2012: a cerebral address on moral limits of markets | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
Harvard University professor Michael Sandel tells delegates a debate about markets would invigorate politics...
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Barry Commoner Dies at 95

Barry Commoner Dies at 95 | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
Dr. Commoner, a biologist, was a leader among a generation of scientist-activists who recognized the toxic consequences of America’s technology boom.
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IES Autumn Lecture Series: The European Union and the Fight against Global Climate Change | IES: The Institute for European Studies

IES Autumn Lecture Series: The European Union and the Fight against Global Climate Change | IES: The Institute for European Studies | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
The IES offers an LLM on international and European Law as well as a Master in European Integration and Development and a Summerschool on decision Making. It is also a Jean Monnet Center of Excellence and home of researchers and PhD students.
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European University Institute - Europe's research institute for Economics, History, Law, Political and Social Sciences - European University Institute

European University Institute - Europe's research institute for Economics, History, Law, Political and Social Sciences - European University Institute | Academics and other thinkers | Scoop.it
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