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Entries from May 2016

Market neo-communism as intelligent government, a first in history…this is hard for couch potatoes…but couch potatoes about to be dead will snap to…

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

We hear endless diatribes against socialist, what to say, of communist ideas, but as we examine the last generation of American/global capitalism we see that the (‘there is no alternative’) post-Bolshevik era has produced an abortion even worse than what the legacy of the Second Internationale produced. The alternatives were Stalinism versus..’being dead’, and we […]

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First and Last Manifestos…

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/75650151/XML_DARW_GC_Axial/Toward%20a%20New%20Communist%20Manifesto.pdf This is a usable draft, but I am starting over already…The section on Bennett is poorly proofed, sorry, will upgrade that asap…

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Venezuela, a tremendous lost opportunity next to a thumb twiddling left…

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

https://thenextrecession.wordpress.com/2016/05/31/venezuela-near-the-end/ Good article from the Roberts/blog… I am often surprised at the lack of solidarity with Venezuela. We have endless marxist chatter, but with a real laboratory of change, a shrug of the shoulders. Part of the problem is the lack of any concrete thinking by leftists when it comes to actual specifics. But Venezuela […]

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The neoliberal age and the selfish gene

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

There have been many critiques of the gene concept, but the best, or most general, is that of the ‘eonic effect’. Many have tried to show how the gene is not really the central focus of evolution, the overall matrix of the organism being thus the real object of evolution. The ‘macro’ or ‘eonic’ effect […]

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The Selfish Gene: the most successful piece of pseudo-scientific propaganda in the history of science

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

https://richarddawkins.net/2016/05/as-long-as-we-study-life-it-will-be-read-the-selfish-gene-turns-40/ We have dozens of critiques of the Dawkins swindle here: http://darwiniana.com/?s=selfish+gene

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Fifth Edition of World History and the Eonic Effect! (Kindle)

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01GE7DSKG

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Antarctica Is Going To MELT DOWN?! Incredible New Wild National Geographic Documentary 2016

May 31st, 2016 · 2 Comments

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James Shapiro on intelligence in nature | Uncommon Descent

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

Shapiro’s proposal of natural genetic engineering confronts the vast amount of intelligence in nature that cannot be accounted for by random change Source: James Shapiro on intelligence in nature | Uncommon Descent

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Short Answers to Hard Questions About Antibiotic Resistance | Richard Dawkins Foundation

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

By Sabrina Tavernise, Erica Goode, and Denise Grady The idea of people dying from infections that were once easily cured may seem outlandish. But it is happening already — taking about 23,000 lives… Source: Short Answers to Hard Questions About Antibiotic Resistance | Richard Dawkins Foundation

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Rafting Monkeys “Fill a Gap” in Evolutionary Theory? – Evolution News & Views

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

Evolution News and Views (ENV) provides original reporting and analysis about the debate over intelligent design and evolution. Source: Rafting Monkeys “Fill a Gap” in Evolutionary Theory? – Evolution News & Views

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Global warming: Spring snow a no-go? Study suggests less snow and earlier snowmelt at higher elevations in warming climate — ScienceDaily

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

Source: Global warming: Spring snow a no-go? Study suggests less snow and earlier snowmelt at higher elevations in warming climate — ScienceDaily

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Chile’s Robocops

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

General Augusto Pinochet grabbed the reigns of power as quickly as President Allende’s head hit the floor. His first phone call was to Henry Kissinger followed by a quickie conference call with Milton Friedman, the father of the monetary school of economics at the University of Chicago, who quickly schooled the General in how to […]

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[pen-l] Fwd: Venezuela: near the end? | Michael Roberts Blog

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

Source: [pen-l] Fwd: Venezuela: near the end? | Michael Roberts Blog

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‘The Nones’ — Growing Number of Americans Who Identify as Spiritual Yet Aren’t Part of Organized Religion | Alternet

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments

“American Christianity … has largely forgotten how to seek out and visit the ad hoc places of prayer in our culture.” Source: ‘The Nones’ — Growing Number of Americans Who Identify as Spiritual Yet Aren’t Part of Organized Religion | Alternet

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Manifesto finished, for the moment

May 30th, 2016 · No Comments

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/75650151/XML_DARW_GC_Axial/Toward%20a%20New%20Communist%20Manifesto.pdf This is a semi-final version for the nonce: let’s think about it.

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‘DISOBEDIENCE’ A Must See Documentary by 350.org

May 30th, 2016 · No Comments

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Time to Wake Up: The Climate Denial Beast

May 30th, 2016 · No Comments

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The Manifesto generator…

May 30th, 2016 · No Comments

http://darwiniana.com/2016/05/29/toward-a-new-communist-manifesto-an-early-book-version/

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Choosing a President in a Time of Climate Crisis

May 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Source: Choosing a President in a Time of Climate Crisis

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As climate crisis worsens, it’s Interior Secretary Jewell who’s being naïve | TheHill

May 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Source: As climate crisis worsens, it’s Interior Secretary Jewell who’s being naïve | TheHill

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The evolution of ants – – The Hindu

May 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Source: The evolution of ants – IN SCHOOL – The Hindu

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Arctic Ocean methane does not reach the atmosphere — ScienceDaily

May 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Source: Arctic Ocean methane does not reach the atmosphere — ScienceDaily

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[Marxism] An American Genocide

May 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Source: [Marxism] An American Genocide

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Ayn Rand’s Demented Mind Is Best Understood by Her Idea of the ‘Happy Ending’ in Her Bestseller ‘Atlas Shrugged’ | Alternet

May 30th, 2016 · No Comments

An epic celebration of I’ve-got-mine-so-screw-youism. Source: Ayn Rand’s Demented Mind Is Best Understood by Her Idea of the ‘Happy Ending’ in Her Bestseller ‘Atlas Shrugged’ | Alternet

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