Tag Archives: Socialism

Terry Eagleton – On ‘Why Marx Was Right’

   

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David Harvey – Crises of Capitalism (Animation)

 

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The End of Capitalism – David Harvey

A very interesting talk from one of the leading Marxist scholars.  Skip to 8:00 to get past the introduction.

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Why I Voted the Socialist Ticket

Why I Voted the Socialist Ticket BY VACHEL LINDSAY I am unjust, but I can strive for justice. My life’s unkind, but I can vote for kindness. I, the unloving, say life should be lovely. I, that am blind, cry out … Continue reading

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Book Review: Richard Wolff – ‘Occupy the Economy’

I recently had the pleasure of visiting a bookstore I have been long wanting to see – San Francisco’s City Lights Books.  Ever since being introduced to Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, and the rest of the Beats in … Continue reading

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Noam Chomsky on Libertarian Socialism

As always, Professor Noam Chomsky has some interesting things to say on the nature of political definition, Anarcho-syndicalism, and its more general, more common identifier, Libertarian Socialism.  Here’s a video of an interview in Norway in 2011 where he discusses … Continue reading

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Where Do You Stand Politically?

I’ve had my fair share of political discussions.  I’ve talked about what socialism really is.  I’m talked about how the way the term “communism” is commonly defined in the United States really refers to a type of fascism or authoritarianism. … Continue reading

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Romney Wants Fewer Police, Firefighters, and Teachers?

In a recent Huffington Post columnist and media producer Bob Cesca talked about one of Romney’s latest statements regarding President Obama.  Here’s the quote Cesca investigates: “[Obama] wants to hire more government workers. He says we need more fireman, more … Continue reading

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Would You Like that with Pink Slime?

Most people have heard about the aptly-named ‘pink slime’ debacle that’s been thoroughly discussed in various internet news sites and other web fora.  The more I read and think about what this mess signifies, the more I realize it can … Continue reading

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Why Be Green?

In one of video blogger The Punk Patriot’s recent videos where he updates his readers/viewers on his campaign for local public office in the Northeast, one of his supporters and friend (it seems, at least) answers the question, “why be … Continue reading

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