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Connecting past and present socio-ecological struggles: The "Barceloneta Cooperative Memory Project"

Barceloneta is one of the most charismatic neighbourhoods in the city of Barcelona. It has a powerful history of cooperatives run autonomously by their workers and inhabitants. 1,074 more words

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Vanishing in EDSA: Where are the Buses?

I’ve been working in the metro for 3 years now. Like every other worker who unfortunately doesn’t own a vehicle have already experienced the challenges offered by it daily. 263 more words

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Weezer: Album By Album

With the new Weezer album fresh in my mind, the time seems right to take a step back and examine the band’s career.  Weezer has been a constant source of frustration for fans, although few can agree on exactly what it is the band should be doing in place of what it is they are.  1,248 more words

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It’s the cronyism stupid… the (political) economy is fine

Over the last couple of weeks the Irish media has been chock-a-block with stories about the McNulty affair. There’s really no need for a recap here. 970 more words

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Peter Turchin. Something is ‘Off’ in the State of Denmark

Wilson and Hessen wrote a very interesting and thought-provoking article. I am substantially in agreement with the conceptual framework, based on cultural multilevel selection theory, that they employ to make sense of the Nordic model, as well as their consideration of how to improve cooperation on the global scale. 997 more words

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Vocaloids are More Than just "Cute" - Analyzing the Lyrics of Vocaloid Songs

Any veteran fans of Vocaloid should know about this – Vocaloids are more than just being cute. I’m not sure if the mindset of non-fans is of the contrary, but this post, is one of the many posts, … 1,892 more words

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Get Lost in The Maze Runner

Get Lost in The Maze Runner

The Maze Runner: Director Wes Ball

Review by Casey Cook

SPOILER ALERT!!!

The Maze Runner movie skyrocketed to first in the weekend box office profits for the YA science fiction thriller section making $32.5 million. 769 more words

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