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Boxing: a microcosm of our capitalist society

The Faustian pact between Boxer and vampire like promoter is one of the ways in which Boxing mirrors our capitalist reality; yet the pact goes much further than this small relationship.  2,526 more words

History

Book Review: The Economic Singularity by Calum Chace

The Economic Singularity: Artificial intelligence and the death of capitalism by Calum Chace

My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Much of The Economic Singularity by Calum Chace is devoted to supporting the argument that machines will take over many and eventually most jobs from humans. 874 more words

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Why is Bubba J. Clinton not called a racist for his welfare 'reform'?

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Twenty years ago this week, President Bill Clinton signed a historic welfare reform bill formally known as the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act.

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D. Politics

The Sacredly Profane Capitalist World

Today I read this passage that talked about Capitalism is just a profit making mechanism and how religion is used to censure protests of the working class. 343 more words

Musings

The Soros Reign: A Romanian Example — The True News

Katehon

Romania is one of the European countries which is most oriented towards the Atlanticist geopolitical project. Despite its Orthodox Christian people, its elites always follow a strict pro-EU and pro-American course.

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F***ing Earth Policy

Obamacare was never about you, it was about insurance company profit

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In Healing America, probably the best book ever written about how different countries provide universal healthcare, T.R. Reid explains that functioning systems have a huge variety of characteristics but several “standard building blocks” — and one is that “financing healthcare must be a nonprofit endeavor.”

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Welcome

Before we can start thinking about what might be possible beyond capitalism, we need to consider “the way things are” as open to rethinking and change. 

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