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The different treatment of three recent sets of fatality statistics, indicate once again the unbridled hypocrisy of the Anglo-Saxon, neo-con elite and their supporters. First, there are the 295 casualties suffered by those aboard Flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine. 1,405 more words


New series: Liberalism in Neoliberal times - dimensions, contradictions, limits | openDemocracy

Raymond Williams once suggested that the term ‘liberal has, at first sight, so clear a political meaning that some of its further associations are puzzling”. This, as Williams demonstrated, is partly because the word itself has a long and fascinating history that dates back to the 14th century. 113 more words

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The overall trend has been to strengthen the oligarchic and weaken the democratic tendencies of constitutional governments.

Book Review: 'The Trouble with Islam Today'

By Irshad Manji

Given the rise of militant Islam in the 20th century, this is an important book, despite its many shortcomings. Where the Muslim author of this book deals with the religion of Islam and its patriarchal violence her arguments are strong and the material she wields rests on solid ground. 2,835 more words


Noam Chomsky - "Propaganda Vs Reality" [FULL INTERVIEW] -The Chomsky Videos - March 01, 2014

Propaganda Vs Reality - Video made at UC Santa Barbara.

Topics Discussed Include: Syrian Civil War, Israel Lobby, East Asian Miracle, Austerity, Mysteries and Perplexing Questions, Alan Greenspan, Class Warfare, Latin America, Neo-liberalism, Free Will, Business Party, etc. 10 more words