VIRTUAL UNIVERSITY

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Understanding the world by learning its truths.



First created for our fraternal site Cyrano’s JournalVIRTUAL UNIVERSITY is a space specifically devoted to materials that people should have acquired in college but for a variety of reasons, including the degradation of higher education in the United States  (making it more “vocational”), and the strong bourgeois bias that permeates all disciplines, never did.  Stay tuned, as we are still working on a very large curriculum backlog and more essays of lasting quality may be posted at any time.


 EMPOWERING ESSAYS

Beyond Neoliberal Identity Politics

by PAUL STREET Last year,  Daniel Denvir insightfully described Hilary Clinton’s political strategy as “peak neoliberalism, where a distorted version of identity politics is ...
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Flag, Cape and Screen: Hollywood’s Propaganda Machine

Flying from my home in Europe to my native United States to help care for my injured mother, I decided ...
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In Defense of Tulsi Gabbard

by GERRY CONDON What a breath of fresh air it is to have an elected representative in our Congress who ...
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Beyond Liberal Pieties: the Radical Challenge for Journalism

 by ROBERT JENSEN Many liberals and leftists criticized the New York Times last month for giving right-wing ideologue Bret Stephens a piece ...
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All Power to the Banks! The Winners-Take-All Regime of Emmanuel Macron

by DIANA JOHNSTONE Photo by Blandine Le Cain | CC BY 2.0 A ghost of the past was the real ...
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JOHN PILGER—Getting Assange: the untold story

John Pilger Julian Assange has been vindicated because the Swedish case against him was corrupt. The prosecutor, Marianne Ny, obstructed ...
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SPECIAL BONUS ESSAYS
JOHN PILGER: THE ISSUE IS NOT TRUMP, IT IS US.

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