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Chris Hedges: Political Passivity + Costas Lapavitsas: Transforming Capital

Dandelion Salad

with Chris Hedges

Citizens Connect on Oct 22, 2016

Linking existential anxiety to naive optimism and political passivity, Chris Hedges urges us to confront reality in order to escape illusion.

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How to Choose Wisely

YOU MUST REMEMBER THIS: Your date doesn’t like contemporary art? Take him to an exhibit by Lucian Freud, whose works like Benefits Supervisor Sleeping (above) are impossible to forget.  868 more words

A Short Film Captures Everything Wrong With the Beauty Industrial Complex

by Sofia Adamson, Staff Writer, Waking Times

“If tomorrow, women woke up and decided they really liked their bodies, just think how many industries would go out of business.” ~

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Who's against electricity?

In this snippet, Jay Nordlinger is talking with Ojars Kalnins, the chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee in the Latvian parliament. This exchange appeared in… 80 more words

Whys & Wherefores

E.U. Military Union Is Budgetary Union*

E.U. Military Union Is Budgetary Union*

By David Ellis

Not an “E.U. Army” but E.U. military union: The E.U. is desperately requiring control of its member states’ militaries and budgets. 1,631 more words


Historic Urban Landscape Approach and Port Cities Regeneration: Naples between Identity and Outlook

The aim of this paper is to highlight some perspectives for the sustainable development of Naples, to direct future policies for the city. 290 more words