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Entries from November 2016

R48G: thinking the unthinkable: the revolutionary option

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

We need to consider the revolutionary option. It is repressed in activist logic and, as with Sanders’ ‘Our Revolution’, the idea is transformed into its opposite to fuel our aspiration without truly facing the reality of what we secretly think inevitable/impossible. That makes no sense, or else makes complete sense! The powers that be assume […]

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Red Forty-eight Group: historical theories vs an ultra simple version of the macro model…the pernicious dangers of Fukuyama’s ‘end of history’ lies

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Although it is hard to change gears and adopt a new view, especially given the controversial character of the macro model (history-and-evolution.com…), it is important to at least withdraw from theories as such and move into an empirical history that can inform action without decreeing a theory about history. The macro model stretches between ultra […]

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Too extreme?? //Human Extinction by 2026

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

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The problem with theories//The ‘transformation problem’ and Marx’s crisis theory | Redline

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Surviving marxist theories: we have been suggesting here over and over again the need to move beyond marxist theories. The labor theory of value and the transformation problem are typical of the problem that haunts the marxist left. Who the heck even understands these theories? In a closed cult the problems are unseen as outsiders […]

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Kshama Sawant: Sign the “Pledge of Resistance” Against Trump | Socialist Alternative

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Build for Mass Protests and Student Walkouts on Trump’s Inauguration, January 20 & 21 Sisters and Brothers, To force through their right-wing agenda, Trump and his backers are counting on us to succumb to fear, isolation, division, and demoralization. That’s why, in the face of escalating vigilante violence – and in the face of establishment… […]

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Point of No Return…

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

https://www.amazon.com/Point-No-Return-Two-Manifestos-ebook/dp/B01N0KOHHK/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1480513145&sr=8-1&keywords=point+of+no+return+landon

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Arctic Drilling Is a Risk ‘We Cannot Manage’: Scientists | News | teleSUR English

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

In the face of increasingly volatile weather due to climate change, a temporary ban on off-shore drilling is simply not enough. It must be permanent. Source: Arctic Drilling Is a Risk ‘We Cannot Manage’: Scientists | News | teleSUR English

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Can Trump’s Gangster Capitalism Manage the Global Economy?

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

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Seth Andrews and his colleagues (and I) review “The Atheist Delusion”, Ray Comfort’s new anti-evolution and pro-God movie « Why Evolution Is True

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

I previewed creationist Ray Comfort’s new movie, “The Atheist Delusion”, in July, but didn’t know the contents. Now that it’s out, we see that, like his previous movie… Source: Seth Andrews and his colleagues (and I) review “The Atheist Delusion”, Ray Comfort’s new anti-evolution and pro-God movie « Why Evolution Is True

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Refuting Behe’s Critics, Meyer Gives Four Reasons the Flagellum Predates the Type III Secretory System – Evolution News & Views

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Evolution News and Views (ENV) provides original reporting and analysis about the debate over intelligent design and evolution. Source: Refuting Behe’s Critics, Meyer Gives Four Reasons the Flagellum Predates the Type III Secretory System – Evolution News & Views

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Oxford conference to examine questions around fine-tuning of universe, Physics of Fine-Tuning, Crete, June 19-22 2017 | Uncommon Descent

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Hubble Ultra-Deep Field/NASA Here. Our goal is to consolidate the idea of fine-tuning across disciplines such as biology, chemistry, and physics. Fine Source: Oxford conference to examine questions around fine-tuning of universe, Physics of Fine-Tuning, Crete, June 19-22 2017 | Uncommon Descent

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The Normalization of Hate: David Neiwert on Trump and the Rise of the Alt-Right | Richard Dawkins Foundation

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

November 21, 2016 Host: Lindsay Beyerstein There’s no getting around the fact that the alt-right has come out of the shadows to fully embrace Trump as their candidate. From Steve Bannon to David Du… Source: The Normalization of Hate: David Neiwert on Trump and the Rise of the Alt-Right | Richard Dawkins Foundation

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Husband Of Trump’s Education Secretary Once Promoted Intelligent Design In Schools | The Huffington Post

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Source: Husband Of Trump’s Education Secretary Once Promoted Intelligent Design In Schools | The Huffington Post

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Modern hunter-gatherers show value of exercise — ScienceDaily

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Source: Modern hunter-gatherers show value of exercise — ScienceDaily

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The CIA and the Press: When the Washington Post Ran the CIA’s Propaganda Network

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Almost from its founding in 1947, the CIA had journalists on its payroll, a fact acknowledged in ringing tones by the Agency in its announcement in 1976 when G.H.W. Bush took over from William Colb… Source: The CIA and the Press: When the Washington Post Ran the CIA’s Propaganda Network

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The Arctic Goes Bonkers

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Recent news out of the Arctic is alarming scientists, as for example the Union of Concerned Scientists discussed further on in this article. This extreme bad news is far-reaching, out of the ordina… Source: The Arctic Goes Bonkers

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Climate Finance for Farmers Is Key to Averting 1 Billion Hungry

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

When climate change is added to the food security equation, local solutions become more complex. Source: Climate Finance for Farmers Is Key to Averting 1 Billion Hungry

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Bernie Sanders: I Was ‘Stunned’ by the Corporate Media Blackout During Democratic Primary | Alternet

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

The mainstream media largely ignored Bernie Sanders’ 2016 presidential campaign. Source: Bernie Sanders: I Was ‘Stunned’ by the Corporate Media Blackout During Democratic Primary | Alternet

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Trump Called to Forcefully Denounce Post-Election ‘Outbreak of Hate’ | Common Dreams 

November 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Source: Trump Called to Forcefully Denounce Post-Election ‘Outbreak of Hate’ | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

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stopping early

November 29th, 2016 · No Comments

back later

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from last week…

November 29th, 2016 · No Comments

http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/28/not-our-president-we-have-a-bare-chance-via-revolution-to-halt-the-american-destruction-of-the-planet-are-americans-hopeless-idiots/ http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/28/r48g-the-working-class-the-universal-class-and-the-trump-working-class-coup/ http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/28/r48g-castro-and-the-pastfuture/ http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/27/red-forty-eight-group-the-fallacy-of-local-democracy-in-a-global-context/ http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/26/r48g-trumps-stupidity-on-climate-change-is-grounds-for-immediate-general-insurrection-to-protect-species-homo-sapiens-from-extinction-trump-seems-ready-to-fight-the-world-on-climate-change-and-i/ http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/26/r48g-capitalists-for-neo-communism/ http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/26/r48g-stop-stealing-our-ideas-bernie-our-revolution-is-a-twin-electoralrevolutionary-path-of-the-red-forty-eight-group/ http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/26/r48g-sowing-sedition-in-military-ranks-from-platoon-to-a-liberated-revolutionary-cadre/ http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/26/rg48-more-on-the-working-class-versus-the-universal-class/ http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/24/whats-the-level-of-mass-murder-in-trumps-climate-denial-plan/ http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/23/our-revolution-bernie-why-dont-you-lead-a-guerilla-war-against-dot-gov-with-carbon-sabotage-as-a-tactic-good-idea-please-comment/ http://darwiniana.com/2016/11/23/red-forty-eight-group-democratic-market-neo-communism-version-5/

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R48G: Point of No Return: Two Manifestos

November 29th, 2016 · No Comments

https://www.dropbox.com/home/Public?preview=Point_of_No_Return_landon_kindle2.pdf Our two manifestos are going into Kindle: this is the feeder file (pdf)

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Brazil Socialist Party Files Petition for Temer’s Impeachment | News | teleSUR English

November 29th, 2016 · No Comments

Another impeachment request is expected from the leftist Workers’ Party soon. Source: Brazil Socialist Party Files Petition for Temer’s Impeachment | News | teleSUR English

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Bill McKibben On The Fate Of The Earth | The New School – YouTube

November 29th, 2016 · No Comments

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