I am aware – oh so aware – of Godwin’s Law. You know: the longer an argument takes place on the internet, the greater the likelihood that something or somebody will be compared to Hitler. 1,057 more words
Tags » Neoliberalism
“It is immoral to feel at home in one’s own home.”
“What constitutes a prostitute is the pursuit of profit.”
Our experience of cities are shaped by Neoliberalism and our options are to succumb or find possibilities for resistance.
It is controversial to suggest that inactivity, tuning out or turning off are possible forms of resistance, but as the interests of the 24/7 economy – production and consumption – are prioritised, sleeping may soon become the only viable option to disrupt its impact. 242 more words
Just when it seemed we might be running out of superlatives to demonstrate the monstrous inequality of today’s capitalism, Oxfam has provided the most dramatic example yet: Eight individuals, all men, possess as much wealth as the poorest 50 percent of humanity. 1,450 more words