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joe slovo democracy and socialism - joe slovo democracy and socialism jeremy cronin discussion paper presented to the chris hani institute 18th january 2007 over the past year and a half the defence of comrade jacob zuma articulated formally by the left as represented by the sacp and cosatu has generally been couched in terms that could be regarded as belonging to a discourse of first generation individual liberal, the end of history francis fukuyama - in watching the flow of events over the past decade or so it is hard to avoid the feeling that something very fundamental has happened in world history, the china model political meritocracy and the limits of - the china model political meritocracy and the limits of democracy daniel a bell on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers westerners tend to divide the political world into good democracies and bad authoritarian regimes but the chinese political model does not fit neatly in either category over the past three decades, back issues socialism and democracy - 40 volume 20 no 1 march 2006 introduction by the editors socialism and democracy at 20 frank rosengarten looking back in order to look ahead twenty years of research and publishing by the research group on socialism and democracy victor wallis socialism and democracy during the first 20 years of socialism and democracy a new world order, communist left n 36 37 july 2014 june 2015 - 15 7 2014 war in gaza for the rebirth of a proletarian and communist movement in the middle east the air raids on gaza over the last few days are just a continuation of the israeli government s same old policy against the palestinian people and especially the proletarian class, the powell memo also known as the powell manifesto - the powell memo was first published august 23 1971 introduction in 1971 lewis powell then a corporate lawyer and member of the boards of 11 corporations wrote a memo to his friend eugene sydnor jr the director of the u s chamber of commerce, a brief history of neoliberalism david harvey - neoliberalism the doctrine that market exchange is an ethic in itself capable of acting as a guide for all human action has become dominant in both thought and practice throughout much of the world since 1970 or so, umsebenzi south african communist party sacp - sacp statement condemning attacks on non nationals the sacp condemns in the strongest terms the train attack on 3 rd september which led to the tragic death of two senegalese and a mozambican according to press reports the attack was carried out by members of a grouping calling itself the unemployed masses of south africa, the anti reactionary faq slate star codex - edit 3 2014 i no longer endorse all the statements in this document i think many of the conclusions are still correct but especially section 1 is weaker than it should be and many reactionaries complain i am pigeonholing all of them as agreeing with michael anissimov which they do not this complaint seems reasonable, marxists internet archive library complete index of writers - the socialist international second international in the 1880s militant workers movements grew up in all the capitalist countries marxists built powerful social democratic parties which gave political leadership to these movements and transformed marxism into a worldwide mass movement, envisioning a post capitalist order a collaborative project - perhaps the most notable feature of the register s output is how consistent was its perspective over the years consistency is not necessarily the most admirable of virtues since it may well indicate a stubborn blindness to changes that are occurring in the world, the revolution in south africa an analysis - the revolutionary and progressive organizations and the importance of a communist party in any struggle of the oppressed masses against imperialism or of the working class against capitalism the question of what organization can rally the masses and carry the struggle through its various stages to victory and socialism is crucial, understanding capitalism part v evolution of the american - understanding capitalism part v evolution of the american economy by march 15 2013 when the united states of america was founded in 1787 it was the most egalitarian western nation in the world for citizens of european descent indeed one of the most egalitarian major societies in all of human history, bibme free bibliography citation maker mla apa - bibme free bibliography citation maker mla apa chicago harvard, jstor viewing subject law - jstor is a digital library of academic journals books and primary sources, understanding jewish power by philip giraldi unz com - i recently was asked to speak at an online conference entitled deep truth encountering deep state lies my panel addressed understanding zionism deconstructing the power paradigm and my own topic was how jewish power sustains the israel narrative working on my presentation i was forced to confront the evolution of my own views on both the corruption of government in the united states and the, john f kennedy wikiquote - this flight was made out in the open with all the possibilities of failure which would have been damaging to our country s prestige because great risks were taken in that regard it seems to me that we have some right to claim that this open society of ours which risked much gained much, let it bleed libertarianism and the workplace crooked - this post was co written by chris bertram corey robin and alex gourevitch in the general course of human nature a power over a man s subsistence amounts to a power over his will alexander hamilton federalist 79 libertarianism is a philosophy of individual freedom