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First They Came For Assange ~ Yanix Varoufakis and Srecko Horvat

This is a good video. It’s blooming long and there is nothing new to learn for those who have been awake, but it is still a good video. Made last week at a conference to mark Assange’s 4th year of

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John Pilger ~ Silencing America as it Prepares for War

Returning to the United States in an election year, I am struck by the silence. I have covered four presidential campaigns, starting with 1968; I was with Robert Kennedy when he was shot and I saw his assassin, preparing to

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The Rise of American Fascism ~ Chris Hedges

I am just putting in some extracts. The article is available on his site here. College-educated elites, on behalf of corporations, carried out the savage neoliberal assault on the working poor. Now they are being made to pay. There are tens

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Spiritually Informed Political Activism ~ Paul Levy

Paul Levy is a writer (Wetiko and Awaken in the Dream) and a practitioner of Tibetan Buddhism Incarnation is about showing up. We need to play our roles fully. We need to speak our true voice, which is the very

Posted in Politics, The Shrine of Eris, Uncategorized

Don’t Search For Purpose – You will Fail

Article by Jonathan Malesic (Theology Professor at King’s College, Pennsylvania) ~ ”A Venn diagram about “purpose” made the rounds on Twitter recently, and it was filled with words that could have been pulled from a random TED Talk: The diagram failed

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Kakistocracy – Psychopathy – Paedophilia in High Places ~ Tjeerd Andringa

Tjeerd Andringa is a lecturer in cognitive sciences at Groningen University. He is using the word ”Kakistocracy’‘ which means ‘rule by the worst.‘ ( The first recorded use of the term was by the satirical writer Thomas Love Peacock in 1829

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Bullshit Jobs ~ David Graeber

  On the Phenomenon of Bullshit Jobs by David Graeber. Source ~ http://strikemag.org/bullshit-jobs/ In the year 1930, John Maynard Keynes predicted that technology would have advanced sufficiently by century’s end that countries like Great Britain or the United States would achieve a

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