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Wake Up to Your Myths, America!

James Keye

I created this list of “American Myths” 25 years ago thinking that some significant part of the people would begin to understand them over time. 1,665 more words

US Politics

Acche Din Are Here Again!

U Turn on Pictorial Warning on Tobacco Products

picture courtesy : WHO

 ..Government is set to defer indefinitely the implementation of notification for increasing the size of pictorial warning on tobacco products beyond April one, when it was to come into force.

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Bad Ideas

Remember Maslow?

The dude who created a Pyramid of needs?                                                

It seems that once we are able to breathe, have food and water and physical needs met, having a SAFE, SECURE HOUSE is a primary need. 700 more words

Health

Alternative forms of economic organization

 

extracted from Envisioning Real Utopias – Erik Olin Wright, 2010, Verso

Capitalism

The dispossessed

Ursula K. Le Guin achieves in this novel what she began with The Left Hand of Darkness (LHD): a full-fledged Utopian Narrative.

Set in the Hainish Cycle, but without a chronological relation to the other novels, The Dispossessed (TD), takes to a conclusion the grand themes Le Guin writes about: gender politics, economics, alternative forms of social organization, socialization of knowledge, novel types of hierarchies, authority and of wielding power. 671 more words

Capitalism

Mapping the global battle to protect our planet

A new project maps environmental protest across the world, powerfully visualising a growing movement

These struggles have sometimes toppled governments, such as the coup in… 1,128 more words

Sociology Of Development