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Montserrat Cummings: Briefing Note On Recent Political Developments In Greece
I do agree absolutely with Bill Petrou. I am fully aware of the difficulty that Syriza was in from the …
Paulo Rodriguez: Why Do We Lose?
Off target, rather.
Paulo Rodriguez: Why Do We Lose?
1. Agreed, but with a nuance. Some operations are really well off. Others struggle for mere pennies. Typically, the less …
Alvin Tay: Cambodia, Timor, and Ideology
I love your awesome post. It is useful post. Thank you for information. You can put like this interesting information …
Matthew Webster: Why Do We Lose?
Part of the reason for frustrated progress is our mind-numbing education system that encourages selfish consumerism and discourages critical dissent, …
Yiannis Baboulias: Briefing Note On Recent Political Developments In Greece
To the mods of this website: This is Yiannis Baboulias, I must tell you this is not my piece. Yiannis …
Tom Johnson: Cop Watch: protecting neighborhoods from the police
This is one of the finest pure organizing pieces to grace these pages in a long time. Written by a …
Barry Wood: Briefing Note On Recent Political Developments In Greece
I agree, wholeheartedly, with Bill Petrou's comment.
Bill Petrou: Briefing Note On Recent Political Developments In Greece
Mr. Bournus, you already lost the battle the minute you signed the MoU. You preached for months against everything you …
Thom Burlington: After Syriza
I fear for Greek people, exit from EU is now extremely difficult. There may have been some opportunity, but now …
nrtlucentestewa: ParEcon Questions & Answers
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Barry Wood: The New Colonialism: Greece & Ukraine
Financial fascism!!!!!!!!!!!!
Jesse B: Climate change conflicts
This is a good article. For another source, I'd suggest Christian Parenti's Tropic of Chaos; it has sociological tone and …
Johnny mcneill: Refugees are human. This simple fact seems to have been forgotten
It's a good article,this dehumanisation is a top down movement and it starts with the most wealthy in our society,the …
lord_satan: People Living in Poverty Can Decide for Themselves—Their Choices are as Good (or as Bad) as are Ours
This is a terrible argument against those program limitations. The immediate response will be that first of all, no one …
Gary Neu: Hiding in plain sight: the history of the War on Drugs
“The rollback agenda of US conservatives in the 1970s explicitly expressed the intention of reversing social advances. These advances are …
Gary Neu: Hiding in plain sight: the history of the War on Drugs
Let us remember that the ruling elite of the status quo also feared the youth & women's movements. The Trilateral …
Mike John Elissen: Jorge Ramos Commits Journalism, Gets Immediately Attacked by Journalists
The video showing The Donald ordering a Skninheaded BG to get rid of Ramos should be an icon. Real journalism …
Richard Bluhm: The Ramos – Trump Exchange: GOP Candidate’s Muddled But Clearly Xenophobic Message
The latest strategy of those who rule is working. Trump has stolen the agenda. He fills the talk …
Richard Bluhm: Jorge Ramos Commits Journalism, Gets Immediately Attacked by Journalists
Sadly we are victims of the old Chinese curse: May you live in interesting times. These are interesting …
Paul Street: Health Care Slavery and Overwork
Not that its all about Marx, but I thought the Old Mole had a very nice formulation near the end …
Joseph Val: Health Care Slavery and Overwork
https://www.jacobinmag.com/2015/08/knights-of-labor-jim-crow-labor-populism-reconstruction/ more in keeping with the athenian view of democracy as economic freedom from compulsory labour for another...part of US history …
gary olson: Which U.S. Senators Really Want War on Iran — An Update
David, Very helpful. Widely shared. Gary
Satan The Devil: Marx This, Marx That, So What?
I could hardly disagree more. Real forward steps in ideas are rare. Then the new steps are smaller than people …
Johnny mcneill: The Plague of American Authoritarianism
This is very accurate. It would be good to see a lot more activists writing on this subject.This authoritarianism has …
Wei-Ting Chen: Propaganda, Intelligence and MH-17
From existing pictures, they seem to me that both types of attack appear on the plane, numerous small holes …
David Dobereiner: Propaganda, Intelligence and MH-17
Didn't anyone else see the same evidence as I did?
george patterson: From Japan to Vietnam, Radiation and Agent Orange Survivors Deserve Justice From the US
The US military which began spraying Agent Orange, which contained the deadly chemical dioxin, in Vietnam. starting 54 years ago, …
mike sheck: The Plague of American Authoritarianism
So Obama and his militarized legions of jackbooted regulators get a free pass? No totalitarian designs on the left …
Sheri Lucas: “Blood and Soil”: Lierre Keith, Michael Pollan, and the Trouble with Locavore Politics
I'm wondering where the longer version of this essay ended up. If my memory is correct, it used to be …
Richard Bluhm: River of Souls: Colonialism’s Toxic Legacy
Howard Zinn's "The Peoples' History" starts out with the story of a rapacious Columbus and the tragedy of the Arawaks …
David Dobereiner: Propaganda, Intelligence and MH-17
i thought it was established that the plane was shot down, not by a missile, but by heavy machine gun …
Alan Macdonald: No Alternatives to US Empire: Bernie Sanders and the 2016 Elections
Bernie will have to expand the goal on his T shirts (and his campaign commitments) from "Join the Political Revolution" …
Paulo Rodriguez: We Need Unity, Not Division: Sanders and BLM
As always, nuanced, instructive and refreshing. Keep up the good work, V.
Mike Sumner: 14 police officers take down a one-legged homeless black man armed with crutches in San Francisco
I lived in SF from the mid-seventies until 1991, and have recently had occasion to spend a year back there …
Chris Miller: War Begets War Refugees: The Moral Bankruptcy of Italy and NATO
Until this year (change of leader) NATO claimed, on its website that the Libya campaign was, "our most successful ever". …
Santos: The Betrayal By The Black Elite
Does anybody know what the mischaracterization of James Baldwin they are referring to is?
John Vincent: Protesting Bernie and Attaining Broader Politics
Expecting the BLM movement not to make any tactical mistakes would be unreasonable. Have they always made tactical mistakes …
Fred Bourgault-Christie: Protesting Bernie and Attaining Broader Politics
A reasonable and sober piece. BLM has done great work and I think they will continue to do so. And …
Fred Bourgault-Christie: Protesting Bernie and Attaining Broader Politics
I would say that Michael, as a complementary holist, would certainly not view economic issues as necessarily dominant. Race should …
John Goodr: A Cancelled Exploration of Capitalism’s Ills: TV’s HAPPYish
I never did get to see that TV program but like a great many, did experience the …
Santos: Black Lives Matter and The Failure to Build a Movement
Sorry, I meant to say "reading the Black Lives Matter website was also an unrewarding and frustrating endeavor"
John Goodr: Protesting Bernie and Attaining Broader Politics
Jerry, Most of us on the left are familiar with right-wing , racist thinking as well as the conspiracy theories …
Jerry Fresia: Protesting Bernie and Attaining Broader Politics
I totally agree.
Michael Albert: Protesting Bernie and Attaining Broader Politics
Haven't seen the quote... What I would say is sure that is possible. Sure anything anyone proposes or tries can …
Santos: Black Lives Matter and The Failure to Build a Movement
Thank you for writing this. Looking through Ms. Garza's Facebook page is a depressing experience. The Black Lives Matter was also …
Santos: #BlackLivesMatter, Bernie Sanders and Means vs. Ends
I can't disagree with anything you just said. But remember, I said "It's not Sanders, it's the opportunities his campaign …
Jerry Fresia: Protesting Bernie and Attaining Broader Politics
Michael: Are you familiar with and/or agree with the critique of BLM leadership? - made by R.L. Stephens II: …
John Vincent: #BlackLivesMatter, Bernie Sanders and Means vs. Ends
Hey Santos, If Sanders creates an opportunity for building more awareness among people who have been unengaged with the issues in …
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