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Fighting for Crumbs (Art in Shadow of Neoliberal Britain)

A few of the Fighting For Crumbs artists were involved in projects with Driftmine last year. In fact, the reflections on those projects were very influential towards the plans to do this project. 44 more words

Neoliberalism – the ideology at the root of all our problems

By George Monbiot

Imagine if the people of the Soviet Union had never heard of communism. The ideology that dominates our lives has, for most of us, no name. 3,056 more words

Bernie Sanders For Commander-In-Chief

A timely guest post from Jesse Crane-Seeber. Jesse  grew up in the woods of Ithaca, New York where he graduated from a democratically run public alternative high school. 4,670 more words

War And Collective Violence

The Empirical Evidence Against Neoclassical Utility Theory: A Review of the Literature,

Current Economics Textbooks and Economists justify a theory of consumer behavior based on utility maximization on a priori grounds. This methodology follows Lionel Robbins’ idea that economic theory is based on logical deduction from postulates which are ‘simple and indisputable facts of experience.’ Strong evidence has emerged from many different lines of research that these ‘simple and indisputable facts of experience’ are contradicted by human behavior. 41 more words


الأغلال العقلية والشركات متعددة الجنسيات     Mental shackles and multinationals

“إذا قمنا بتعطيل مصالح الشركات متعددة الجنسيات سيدفعها هذا للخروج من بلداننا، وهذا من شأنه أن يفاقم مشكلة البطالة وكذلك فإن السلع والخدمات التي يقدمونها ستضيع، ألا يضر هذا باقتصادنا؟”

Open Source Revolution

One-day conference: Debating the Future of School Governance

Speakers: Nigel Gann (Director of Hamdon Education), Paul Harrison (Director of iED (UK) Ltd), Naureen Khalid (Director of Academy Governing Board), Fergal Roche (CEO of The Key for School Governors),  238 more words

School Governance

Corporate elitism in school governance?

I have a chapter that has been accepted for inclusion in a forthcoming book to be published later this year by Policy Press called Corporate Elites and the Reform of Education. 259 more words