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About that BMJ Editorial...

A few days ago, the BMJ published an Editorial about the “Risks of the unregulated market in human breast milk.” In a matter of hours, this piece was trending across Facebook and Twitter.  1,753 more words


Notice that women often support police states as informants


Many observers of fascist states have noted that women love totalitarian secret police.

Perhaps this is because secret police love gossip, and women love gossip.

Political Economy

Leopold Kohr: Unsung Hero of Twentieth Century Social Philosophy for the Twenty First Century

As an outsider, I’ve tended to gravitate towards other outsiders … not because they are outsiders but because very often they have something to say, something which got past the gatekeepers of their time and survived because it was important. 447 more words

Leopold Kohr

The Bahrain Debate: Society and the Political Economy

Date: March 28, 2015
Time: 6:30PM-10:00PM
Location: Al Oruba Club, Juffair

The Bahrain Debate is a Bahraini youth initiative that aims to build better relationships between civil society organizations and promote a more active role for them through constructive dialogue on Bahrain and its issues. 503 more words


America's constitution isn't found on paper

To resolve fiscal or societal issues in the United States, the last place you want to start is the U.S. Constitution. It tells us very little if anything about how political and economic power are generated, allocated, or used.   634 more words