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Episode 99: #ShowMeTheMoney

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Holloway: Critical thinking against the capitalist hydra

CRITICAL THINKING AGAINST THE CAPITALIST HYDRA

By: John Holloway*

 Critical thinking: thinking that looks for hope in a world where it doesn’t appear to exist anymore; that opens what is closed, that rattles what is fixed. 1,217 more words

EZLN

Chris Hedges and Bob Scheer discuss Scheer's latest book "They Know Everything About You" [Video]

Chris Hedges and Bob Scheer discuss Scheer’s latest book “They Know Everything About You: How Data-Collecting Corporations and Snooping Government Agencies Are Destroying Democracy” and end up interrogating some of the fundamental assumptions underlying their respective political beliefs.

Politics

Fossil fuel subsidies total trillions of dollars per year

Most of the cost of fossil fuels is hidden because environmental harms such as pollution and global warming are kept outside ordinary economic calculation. Energy companies externalize these costs (among others) — that is, they don’t pay them. 1,812 more words

Economics

The evils of inequality

The gap between the rich and the poor has become one of the most topical issues in many countries post GFC (Global Financial Crisis) and post… 572 more words

Books

Video abstract - Katie Wells talks about "A Housing Crisis, a Failed Law, and a Property Conflict: The US Urban Speculation Tax"

Forthcoming in Antipode 47(4) in September 2015, and available online now, Katie Wells’ “A Housing Crisis, a Failed Law, and a Property Conflict: The US Urban Speculation Tax” is a fine contribution to the journal’s growing collection of papers* on property rights, racial politics, housing markets and urban policy. 503 more words

Neoliberalism

County Durham Socialist Clothing Bank

The Clothing Bank opened its doors today. As last time we had prom dresses and prom suits available to loan as well as our more usual items. 206 more words