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‘Revolutions So Remote’: Revolutionary Thinking and Archaeological Inquiry

This piece is a part of our ongoing series, entitle “Rethinking the Revolutionary Canon.”  By Catherine J. Frieman

The Marxist archaeologist V. Gordon Childe was among the highest profile archaeologists of the twentieth century. 2,123 more words

Comparative Revolutions

IT HAPPENED BEFORE, THEREFORE WHEN IT HAPPENS AGAIN WE MUST ACCEPT IT AS A NORM

A recently married young woman, preparing Easter dinner to impress her husband, cut off the end of the ham before putting it in the roasting pan. 444 more words

Progressives

Jordan Peterson & Slavoj Žižek debate -- "Happiness: Marxism vs Capitalism"

I find this discussion posted below wonderful. Neither Jordan Peterson or Slavoj Žižek are Christians, but they are both influenced deeply by classically Christian concepts. In this discussion , which was billed as a debate but turns out much better, begins with each speaking formally for 30 minutes, then each getting 10 minutes to respond to the other’s intro speeches, then it goes into a back and forth series of questions and responses. 249 more words

Video

The Life and Death of Trotsky: Robert Payne

An extremely well-written, researched and analysis of the life and death of the man who created the Soviet Union, fairly outlining his strengths and flaws.

Parasite (2019)

One of the ways you know that Marxism is a social engineering tool of global capitalism is seeing how it is implemented in burgeoning market economies. 506 more words

Film

The Propaganda Model

The mass media serves as a system for communicating messages and symbols to the public. It is their function to amuse, entertain, and inform, and to inculcate individuals with values, beliefs, and codes of behaviour that will integrate them into the industrial structures of the society at large. 2,680 more words