Posts Tagged ‘class’

What is wrong with American health care, and the simple steps you can take to start fixing it (23:08):

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Prof. Howard Zinn discusses the lost realities of three ‘romanticized, idealized’ American wars: the American Revolution, Civil War, and World War II. (36:50):

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Stefan Molyneux on the president’s order to shut down Gitmo — a ‘concentration camp’. Molyneux critiques the lack of justice in Obama’s lack of abolition, lack of morality in debating whether or not torture is just, and his smug narcissism in discussing current events (20:20): (more…)

In a lecture from 15 Mar 89 that’s more relevant today than ever, Prof. Chomsky provides an in-depth discussion of the “propaganda model” of “historical engineering, thought control and indoctrination” used by the “liberal intellectual class” to “feed the masses”, discussed in the book, co-authored with Ed Herman, Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media — (in our opinion) one of the most, if not the most, important political science works of the modern day — followed by Q&A. (more…)

Prof. Noam Chomsky on the criminalization of marijuana to target certain classes. Pretty funny. For more, see Part II of “Chomsky’s Lectern: Anarchism, Elections, and the Problem of Crime(4:37):

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A Nov. ’01 lecture by libertarian socialist and market abolitionist Michael Albert, co-author of Parecon: Life After Capitalism, on the rational anarchist alternative to capitalism. (more…)

TRNN interviews NYU history professor Sinclair Thompson on Bolivia’s new constitution. (more…)

TRNN interviews NYU history professor Sinclair Thompson on Bolivia’s new constitution. (more…)