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Socialism in America Is Closer Than You Think | The Nation

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In 1970, the great liberal economist John Kenneth Galbraith declared that the “Democratic Party must henceforth use the word ‘socialism.’ It describes what is needed.” Like many others, however, Galbraith largely dropped the subject in subsequent years.

Source: Socialism in America Is Closer Than You Think | The Nation

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The Country’s Top Scientists Have Some Questions for Tonight’s Debate | Mother Jones

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For the Republicans: Can free enterprise solve climate change? It’s a much better question than “Do you believe?” or “Is is a fact?”

Source: The Country’s Top Scientists Have Some Questions for Tonight’s Debate | Mother Jones

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The Country’s Top Scientists Have Some Questions for Tonight’s Debate | Mother Jones

February 11th, 2016 · No Comments

For the Republicans: Can free enterprise solve climate change? It’s a much better question than “Do you believe?” or “Is is a fact?”

Source: The Country’s Top Scientists Have Some Questions for Tonight’s Debate | Mother Jones

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An Uber Labor Movement Born in a LaGuardia Parking Lot | Portside

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On January 29th, Uber had reduced fares in more than eighty cities in the U.S. and Canada. Drivers in some of those cities, including San Francisco, San Diego, Tampa, and New York City, have reacted with strikes and protests.

Source: An Uber Labor Movement Born in a LaGuardia Parking Lot | Portside

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SCOTUS Blocks Obama Clean Power Plan, Hinders Future of Environmental Legislation

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Supreme Court Deals a Blow to Climate Change Efforts

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Giovanni Paolo Pannini - Capriccio of Classical Ruins - WGA16965
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http://darwiniana.com/2016/02/10/the-barrenness-of-christianity-as-a-source-of-political-science-or-democratic-fundamentals/

http://darwiniana.com/2016/02/09/we-need-to-make-the-jump-to-hyperspace-quoth-solo-desperately-fleeing-darth-vaderians/
http://darwiniana.com/2016/02/09/no-paradigm-shift-if-really-possible-until-biologists-return-to-their-source-history-and-consider-their-starting-point-which-was-probably-the-right-one/
http://darwiniana.com/2016/02/08/the-previous-post-zeroes-in-on-the-deviations-of-zizek-but-what-of-the-material-proposed-here-and-in-last-and-first-men-with-its-seeming-deviations-from-the-marxist-canon/ [Read more →]

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Listen: Robert Marks and Winston Ewert on Conway’s Game of Life – Evolution News & Views

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Evolution News and Views (ENV) provides original reporting and analysis about the debate over intelligent design and evolution.

Source: Listen: Robert Marks and Winston Ewert on Conway’s Game of Life – Evolution News & Views

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Risto Miikkulainen on evolutionary computation and making robots think for themselves – O’Reilly Radar

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Source: Risto Miikkulainen on evolutionary computation and making robots think for themselves – O’Reilly Radar

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Can the Establishment Fix Its Bernie Sanders Problem?

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The Democrats’ fight against Bernie is appearing futile. Like a python choking on an elephant, they’ve miscalculated. The Party elites underestimated their opponent, and with each new attack the sn…

Source: Can the Establishment Fix Its Bernie Sanders Problem?

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[Marxism] Why Are Economists So Small-Minded?

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THE CHRONICLE REVIEW, Feb. 10 2016 Why Are Economists So Small-Minded? By Jefferson Cowie After reading through a policy speech prepared by John Kenneth Galbraith, President Lyndon Johnson addressed the economist. “You know, Ken,” he said, “the trouble with economics is it’s like peeing in your pants. It feels hot to you but leaves everyone else cold.” One only has to go to an economics seminar to know that Johnson was right.

Source: [Marxism] Why Are Economists So Small-Minded?

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Netanyahu Wants Fence Around Israel to Keep Out ‘Wild Beasts’ | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has proposed a plan to encircle his entire country with a fence as protection against “wild beasts,” referring to those in neighboring Arab states. He made the comments Tuesday while visiting an 18-mile stretch of fence already under construction on the Israel-Jordan border.

Source: Netanyahu Wants Fence Around Israel to Keep Out ‘Wild Beasts’ | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

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