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On Australia's economy - extensive interview in THE GUARDIAN

Click here for the interview with Gabrielle Jackson as published on THE GUARDIAN’s site. Or… 2,086 more words

European Crisis

Lecture on the occasion of the award of an Honorary Professorship in Political Economy, University of Sydney

‘Political Economy: The Social Sciences’ Red Pill’

This is the video recording of the event surrounding the appointment of Yanis Varoufakis as an Honorary Professor within the  41 more words

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And the Weak Suffer what they Must? Review by Paul Tyson

This book is not just illuminating. It is a call to moral awakening and to intelligent, determined and humane political action. 2,815 more words

European Crisis

Travelogue of an Unpolitician Running for Office

Karen McKim —

As recently as about a year ago, whenever I was asked if I had ever considered running for office, my answer was an adamant and sincere… 1,266 more words

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The Hard Work Myth

Throughout six years of Tory rule, David Cameron has frequently spoken of ‘hard working families’ and his party’s commitment to supporting them. Not only has this frequently been factually incorrect, it also represents a wider problem amongst Britain’s elites of misinterpreting exactly what it takes to reach their position, or at least to become monetarily closer, but physically outside the walls of our nation’s establishment. 411 more words

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Has consumerism milked democracy dry? On ABC Radio National

This conversation, on ABC RN’s ‘Minefield’, with Scott Stevens and Waleed Aly, was broadcast on 19th May 2016 – click here for the ABC’s website. Or… 724 more words

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