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This is a piece I wrote that appeared in Naked ...
by david graeber
Comment Count 177 comments on Thu Oct 20, 2011 at 07:00 PM PDT with 344 Recommends
Forbes online magazine today contains yet another startling admission that Capitalism is in serious trouble, " ...
by goinsouth
Comment Count 371 comments on Thu Aug 18, 2011 at 05:56 AM PDT with 242 Recommends
A combination of anti-authoritarian Democrats and Randian Republicans brought down the renewal ...
by goinsouth
Comment Count 284 comments on Tue Feb 08, 2011 at 10:15 PM PST with 217 Recommends
“While some men are born small and some achieve smallness, it is clear enough that Adam Smith has had much smallness thrust upon him.” - Amartya Sen, Harvard economist and Nobel laureate ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 249 comments on Tue Mar 18, 2014 at 07:55 AM PDT with 157 Recommends
[What You Missed in Part I of This Diary http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/07/18/1224546/-Condemned-as-Premature-Anti-Fascists-Is-There-Ever-a-Bad-Time-to-Oppose-Fascism-Part-I] Spain ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Jul 18, 2013 at 06:57 PM PDT with 119 Recommends
I awaken this morning to see several other diaries on Mayday, and maddeningly, all seem to indulge in revisionist history by leaving out the central fact that it was anarchists and the anarchist ...
by ZhenRen
Comment Count 118 comments on Thu May 01, 2014 at 09:00 AM PDT with 113 Recommends
There's been a common theme lately of calling for a new OWS. I would be overjoyed if all of these calls were in fact calls for a new OWS. But they aren't. I want to make clear that this isn't ...
by AoT
Comment Count 205 comments on Sun Jan 26, 2014 at 03:00 PM PST with 99 Recommends
What You Missed Late Last Night in Part I of This ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 65 comments on Wed Jul 27, 2011 at 12:13 PM PDT with 75 Recommends
[An essay about David Graeber’s book Debt: The First 5,000 Years (2012) and the political economy of George Martin’s Song of Ice and Fire fantasy. (Spoiler alert: I discuss events in Ice and ...
by Crystal Ray
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Oct 21, 2012 at 05:58 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
When I was in sixth grade in 1984, I was encouraged by my teacher to be part of a new during the day activity group called future problem solvers . It was essentially one of those '70's ideas that ...
by lucid
Comment Count 81 comments on Wed Aug 07, 2013 at 09:54 PM PDT with 56 Recommends
This isn't going to be an easy diary to write for a number of reasons. First and foremost because there is a lot of ground to cover. Understanding the black bloc and the political impetus behind it,
by AoT
Comment Count 343 comments on Thu May 03, 2012 at 09:39 PM PDT with 47 Recommends
I've been chronicling my experiences of #OccupyBoston here ...
by UnaSpenser
Comment Count 21 comments on Sat Oct 08, 2011 at 10:14 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
There's one thing they tell you when you start a cancer treatment schedule, sitting there in wide-eyed horror and shock. "I know this all seems unthinkable right now, but believe it or not, it will ...
by Diane Gee
Comment Count 99 comments on Tue Feb 07, 2012 at 06:45 AM PST with 38 Recommends
Originally posted at Polizeros.com Bloggers like Bob Morris of Polizeros ...
by rossl
Comment Count 67 comments on Sun Dec 05, 2010 at 11:08 AM PST with 38 Recommends
Haymarket Tragedy Note: This is not presented as a general overview of May Day history and the Haymarket Martyrs. For a general overview, please ...
by ZhenRen
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 08:51 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
"So the rest of the evening was spent with cheerfulness, the conversation turning principally on the everlasting subjects, metaphysics and politics; of the first of which man can know nothing, -- ...
by The Geogre
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Aug 17, 2012 at 07:19 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
We are told we need the law. We need a million rules to ensure everyone has a fair shake, a level playing field we rely on as we move through life. But if you are lesbian or gay, the majority have ...
by TPau
Comment Count 130 comments on Sun Jun 17, 2012 at 03:00 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
This is a book review of Randall Amster's Anarchism Today that will give me an opportunity to discuss anarchism in further detail. The idea that anarchism actually "is" something fills me with a ...
by Cassiodorus
Comment Count 115 comments on Sun May 06, 2012 at 07:12 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
I hate to write a diary about freeing the caged mountain lion in us all that begins by saying "I am not" some things, but this one needs to start that way. Before you exit, stage left, please note:
by Galtisalie
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun May 10, 2015 at 08:00 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
The Spanish Civil War, which lasted from 1936 to 1939, is largely remembered today, if at all, merely as a military prelude to the Second World War, in which the newly-rearmed Nazi Germany was able ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 42 comments on Wed Jan 14, 2015 at 12:15 PM PST with 32 Recommends