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A second MINT for STEP

STEP only has a presence in one of the four fast developing MINT nations – a chapter in Mexico, with no presence for STEP in… 721 more words

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Is there an alternative to neo-liberal capitalism?

I have attended a number of lectures and events on neo-liberalism and the problems of capitalism over the last few months (see here, here… 532 more words

Book review: Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism, by David Harvey

If you’re sick of capitalism, here’s some good news. The dogma that has become default could yet collapse in the face of growing popular loathing, according to David Harvey, a distinguished professor at the City University of New York, who highlights “episodic volcanic eruptions of popular anger”, in London (2011), Stockholm (2013), Istanbul (2013) and a hundred Brazilian cities (2013). 8 more words

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Novara TV interview with David Harvey

David Harvey talks to Aaron Bastani on Novara TV about contemporary capitalism, crisis, social movements and his new book.

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The politics of austerity

Richard Seymour had a thoughtful and incisive analysis in the Guardian a couple of weeks ago, released around the same time as his new book on austerity (see the video above). 422 more words

Politics

Revolting against the excrescence of human lust

We cannot…treat the credit system simply as an entity in itself, a kind of efflorescence located on Wall Street or in the City of London that floats freely above the grounded activities on Main Street.

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