Category: PUBLIC INTEREST

Thoughtcrime

By JAKE GEE 1984 is today eorge Orwell’s 1984 wasn’t a prediction of the future, but a fictional story built around things he was already seeing around him. The basis of The Party and Oceania were built on his observations of the totalitarian states of

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Liberalism’s Crisis, Socialism’s Promise [annotated]

by Joseph M. Schwartz Jacobin / Support Jacobin Magazine OpEds Socialism isn’t the negation of liberalism. It’s the realization of liberal values made impossible by capitalism. ew York magazine contributor Jonathan Chait recently published a series of articles attacking the new generation of “Marxists” — as epitomized

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The Two Opposite Approaches to School-Reform: One Works, The Other Fails. Why Does Obama Push the Failed Approach?

By Eric Zuesse Another way the aristocracy crushes the public. Barack Obama mouths “equality” but maintains policies that have produced near-record-high inequality. A brilliant scientist and blogger, “Mike the Mad Biologist,” headlined on April 4th, “Once Again: For Real Education Reform, You Can Just Visit Massachusetts,” and

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