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Why We’re in a New Gilded Age by Paul Krugman The result has been a revolution in our understanding of long-term trends in inequality. Before this revolution, most discussions of economic disparity more or less ignored the very rich. Some … Continue reading

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Review of Althusser’s ‘On Reproduction of Capitalism Just grabbed this Althusser book recently, apparently it is the first time ‘On Reproduction of Capitalism’ was published in the English language, so this will be interesting if it measures up to the hype … Continue reading

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What is Palestine’s Land Day? – Ali Abunimah, Electronicintifada On this day in 1976, thousands of Palestinians marched in towns and villages across the Galilee region, in the north of present-day Israel, to protest Israel’s expropriation of vast tracts of land as … Continue reading

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Towards the Precipice: Robert Brenner on the crisis in the US economy Robert Brenner calls the housing crisis before it occurs. To restore order, the Federal Reserve brought down interest rates in record-breaking fashion, but there was no response from … Continue reading

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This article is absolutely bonkers. Apparently Mossad has been stealing Nuclear technology, weapons, and chemicals from the U.S. since the 1950’s, including top Mossad agent Arnon Milchan (producer of Fight Club, Pretty Women, LA Confidential, and 12 Years a Slave). … Continue reading

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Snapshots of Inequality by Dylan Monohan IT GOES without saying that capitalism causes economic inequality. This is actually a point of pride for defenders of the system–they believe that the free market thrives because the deserving few are rewarded. The … Continue reading

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Revealed: how the FBI coordinated the crackdown on Occupy by Niaomi Wolf Both U.S. government and U.S. business colluded to crack down on Occupy to points where open ended sabotage and assassination where considered. We genuinely need to build movements … Continue reading

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