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Re-posted with kind permission from Progressive Pulse 14th October 2014 Authors:

David Laws, Consultant Anaesthetist, City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR4 7TP…

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Hegemony and education under neoliberalism: Insights from Gramsci

Based in a holistic exposition and appraisal of Gramsci’s writings that are of relevance to education in neoliberal times, this book—rather than simply applying Gramsci’s theories to issues in education—argues that education constitutes the leitmotif of his entire oeuvre and lies at the heart of his conceptualization of the ancient Greek term ‘hegemony’ that was used by other political theorists before him. 104 more words


Economic drivers of conflict                                         العوامل الاقتصادية المحفزة للنزاع

لقراءة المقال مترجم إلى العربية انتقل إلى الأسفل

It is not true, of course, that human beings are motivated in what they do exclusively by material interest.  912 more words


Can We Imagine Something More? Reckoning with Naomi Klein's No Is Not Enough

In his lecture “The Robbery of the Soil,” Rabindranath Tagore imagines the moon to have been once hospitable to life. This, he tells us, was the case until an intelligent species found life on it. 1,614 more words


Pierre Bourdieu: La esencia del Neoliberalismo

El mundo económico ¿es realmente, como pretende la teoría dominante, un orden puro y perfecto, que desarrolla de manera implacable la lógica de sus consecuencias previsibles, y dispuesto a reprimir todas las transgresiones con las sanciones que inflige, bien de forma automática o bien – más excepcionalmente- por mediación de sus brazos armados, el FMI o la OCDE, y de las políticas que estos imponen: reducción del coste de la mano de obra, restricción del gasto público y flexibilización del mercado de trabajo? 115 more words


A despot in disguise: one man’s mission to rip up democracy

George Monbiot

The Guardian

It’s the missing chapter: a key to understanding the politics of the past half century. To read Nancy MacLean’s new book, … 1,122 more words