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1848+: Capitalism, Communism and The End of History

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Oliver Stone Issues Dire Warning on the Age of Pokemon Go: ‘It’s What They Call Totalitarianism’ | Alternet

July 23rd, 2016 · No Comments

Stone called Pokemon Go “surveillance capitalism,” calling it the “newest stage” in data mining.

Source: Oliver Stone Issues Dire Warning on the Age of Pokemon Go: ‘It’s What They Call Totalitarianism’ | Alternet

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A Travesty of Financial History: Bank Lobbyists will Applaud

July 15th, 2016 · No Comments

Debt mounts up faster than the means to pay. Yet there is widespread lack of awareness regarding what this debt dynamic implies. From Mesopotamia in the third millennium BC to the modern world, the…

Source: A Travesty of Financial History: Bank Lobbyists will Applaud

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How Bernie spent his millions was anything but revolutionary.

July 15th, 2016 · No Comments

Source: How Bernie spent his millions was anything but revolutionary.

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Britain’s Scramble for Africa: The New Colonialism

July 14th, 2016 · No Comments

Africa is facing a new and devastating colonial invasion driven by a determination to plunder the natural resources of the continent, especially its strategic energy and mineral resources. That’s t…

Source: Britain’s Scramble for Africa: The New Colonialism

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Nader’s 10 Reasons That the TPP Is Not a ‘Progressive’ Trade Agreement – Truthdig

July 14th, 2016 · No Comments

“We have an opportunity to set the most progressive trade agreement in our nation’s history,” reads BarackObama.com, the website of the president’s “Organizing for Action” campaign.

Source: Nader’s 10 Reasons That the TPP Is Not a ‘Progressive’ Trade Agreement – Truthdig

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Are Obama and Clinton Counting on Republican Majorities to Pass TPP?

July 14th, 2016 · No Comments

Or should we ask whether the Pope is Catholic?  Why else would President Barack Obama be so determined that November/December’s lame duck Congress, with Republican majorities in both House and Sena…

Source: Are Obama and Clinton Counting on Republican Majorities to Pass TPP?

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Don’t Call Him “Bernie” Anymore: the Sanders Sell-Out and the Clinton Wars to Come

July 14th, 2016 · No Comments

The worst disservice Sanders has done to his supporters, other than to lead them on a wild goose chase for real change, is to virtually ignore his rival’s vaunted “experience.” He…

Source: Don’t Call Him “Bernie” Anymore: the Sanders Sell-Out and the Clinton Wars to Come

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Amazing Brexit: Identity and Class Politics

July 13th, 2016 · No Comments

From its inception in 1951 as the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC), through its phase as the European Economic Community (EEC) formed in 1958, to the treaty known as the Single European [Ma…

Source: Amazing Brexit: Identity and Class Politics

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Sanders, now raise $200 million for the real revolution

July 11th, 2016 · No Comments

Source: Sanders, now raise $200 million for the real revolution

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Biblical Flooding, Crocodiles in the Arctic and Warning Signs on North America’s Highest Mountain

July 11th, 2016 · No Comments

Source: Biblical Flooding, Crocodiles in the Arctic and Warning Signs on North America’s Highest Mountain

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