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The Idea Life Cycle

If you have any background in marketing at all, you have probably heard of the product life cycle. This theory is unfortunately not really applicable for those of us who live in the world of ideas. 384 more words


MLK, Qassem Soleimani and the folly of American exceptionalism, by Jack Nelson Pallmeyer

King’s critique of U.S. militarism and American exceptionalism, and the assassination of Soleimani, require us to explore why the United States meddled in Iraq’s affairs and the nature of the interests the United States pursued there.   

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Martin Luther King Speaks! Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution

Martin Luther King Speaks! Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution. National Cathedral Washington, D.C. on 31 March 1968.

“A great nation is a compassionate nation.” 567 more words


Democracy fatigue and how to fight it: Henry Giroux on life in the age of Trump: DeVega interviews Giroux

People sit on the steps of the Supreme Court as they watch protesters rally against the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, outside of the Supreme Court, October 6, 2018 in Washington, DC.
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How to Find Time for Friendly Civil Disobedience, by Sarah Lazarovic, Cartoonist

How to be an effective civil disobedience activist illustrated in cartoons.

By Sarah Lazarovic  Yes Magazine  Winter 2020

SARAH LAZAROVICis an award-winning artist, creative director, freelance animator and filmmaker, and journalist, covering news and cultural events in comic form. 163 more words


Minneapolis Activists Ask Local Leaders to Invest in Communities, Not Cops

Reclaim the Block, a coalition of local organizations, looks to a future where Minneapolis divests from the police department and invests in community-based solutions and safety. 2,036 more words