June 4, 2013

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“Political Action Is Disconnected From The Bloody Entanglement Of Interests And Passions…..” Bhaskar Sunkara

 

“Liberalism’s original sin lies in its lack of a dynamic theory of power. Much of its discourse is still fixated (more…)

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January 26, 2013

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From THE COLLAPSE OF COMPLEX SOCIETIES by Joseph A. Tainter

We, the Editor, have seen references to Joseph Tainter’s excellent book a few times in recent months. This is appropriate and timely. His argument is a glorious counterpoint (more…)

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“Democracy and Capitalism are Antagonistic Entities.” Chris Hedges


“Democracy is not an outgrowth of free markets. Democracy and capitalism are antagonistic entities.”

Hedges, Christopher: Empire Of Illusion (New York: Nation Books 2009)

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