What a surprise! After Bernie Sanders announced his bid for the US presidency, attacks on him instantly arose from all sides.
Despite occasional exceptions, it was once considered almost gospel that democracy and capitalism went hand in hand. China’s successful rise knocks the notion on the head.
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When WikiLeaks exploded onto the scene a decade ago, it briefly seemed like the internet could create a truly open society. Since then, Big Brother has fought back.
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[Transcript below video.] I still believe in the saying of this old Frankfurt School fellow traveler Marxist Walter […]
[Transcript below video.] Slavoj Žižek: I know that even in the United States when you have someone like […]