Frank in his usual bellicose style, treats several issues we’ve been discussing, including words, the social question, and politics, and a few we haven’t like liberal and academic elitism. http://www.salon.com/2014/02/23/paul_krugman_wont_save_us_we_need_a_new_conversation_about_inequality/# Advertisements
Vice Podcast on Redefining Revolution We might not be 100% on board with Vice, but their guest seems to be thinking about revolution along the same lines.
Hey y’all, I’ve been thinking a bit about some of the conclusions we seemed to reach last class in regard to Arendt on the social question. As Sean helpfully pointed us to the passage at the end of chapter 2 … Continue reading
The student protests in Kosova started after it was revealed that the rector of University of Prishtina (the main public university of Kosova) had published articles in unaccredited journals in order to meet the necessary requirements for promotion to rector … Continue reading
Here is a relevant report on Democracy Now! about slavery and the first American presidents.
David Graeber Podcast Here is a David Graeber talk that is quite apropos… enjoy!