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In September of 2008, there was a part of me that thought Bushco's Last Grab ...
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 223 comments on Wed Jul 27, 2011 at 10:18 AM PDT with 402 Recommends
Uncle Miltie Friedman wrote in 1982 Only a crisis⎯actual or perceived⎯produces real change. When that crisis occurs, the actions that are taken depend on the ideas ...
by MontanaMaven
Comment Count 286 comments on Mon Oct 29, 2007 at 05:49 AM PDT with 355 Recommends
DallasDoc, (one of the great, great contributors on this site) as many of you do here, pushed me into yet another moral dilemma the other day that started my wheels turning again, seeking answers as ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 1000 comments on Tue Nov 23, 2010 at 06:51 PM PST with 281 Recommends
Wow, there sure as hell is a whole lot of wheeling and dealing going on behind our backs that we probably should be paying more attention to, such as the fact that the Federal Reserve (Wall Street's ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 425 comments on Tue Jan 04, 2011 at 05:00 PM PST with 215 Recommends
Just wanted to thank everyone that responded tonight and for recommending this diary, yes, Rachel is always great, but can we discuss some issues here? I presented three major debate issues, and if ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 142 comments on Mon Dec 20, 2010 at 10:29 PM PST with 193 Recommends
The recent rash of institutional failures plaguing Wall St. has made big headlines and ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 35 comments on Mon Sep 15, 2008 at 11:19 AM PDT with 83 Recommends
"A book should be an axe to break up the frozen sea within."--Kafka I am about a third of the way through The Shock Doctrine . It is an incredibly absorbing read. It is also very,
by andrewj54
Comment Count 45 comments on Sat Jan 09, 2010 at 12:43 AM PST with 52 Recommends
( cross posted at Progressive Blue ) The Republicans and the President both want us to ...
by priceman
Comment Count 50 comments on Mon Jul 25, 2011 at 07:23 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 218 comments on Sun Jul 31, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
This is a standard rebuttal of any criticism of our capitalist plutocratic system as Russel Brand is finding out in the UK. It is no good goes the argument just pointing out the defects to be valid ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 55 comments on Sat Apr 12, 2014 at 12:36 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
THis is a short film narrated by Naomi Klein and based on her book The Shock Doctrine , which is probably the most must-read book to come out in ...
by TocqueDeville
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2008 at 02:32 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
This is part of a Wednesday series on Goddess spirituality and political activism. With the long-overdue closure of Guantanamo still months away, I have been contemplating issues of guilt and ...
by Tara the Antisocial Social Worker
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2009 at 07:10 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
There are 7 billion human beings on this planet, and there is a delicate balance that must be honored, for all to survive, to be respected, and to understand the most basic premises, of how ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 46 comments on Sat Jan 29, 2011 at 06:33 PM PST with 29 Recommends
In Naomi Klein's new book The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism she lays bare the truth ...
by itsmitch
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Sep 17, 2007 at 05:14 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
September 11?... Chile 1973, Chicago 2013: 40 Years of Neo-liberal attacks on our societies by Kim Scipes What do you think of when you hear the term “9-11”? September 11. A date. Does it ...
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 28 comments on Sat Sep 14, 2013 at 06:58 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Breaking news via CNN: Indonesia's iron ruler dies . As we all know, Suharto was another of the 20th Century class ...
by Strabo
Comment Count 40 comments on Sat Jan 26, 2008 at 11:24 PM PST with 26 Recommends
This is a review of Naomi Klein's The ...
by Cassiodorus
Comment Count 29 comments on Tue Oct 16, 2007 at 03:53 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Reposted from my LiveJournal, Social Capitalism : That's OK, isn't it?
by TomAqMar
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Jul 05, 2009 at 12:46 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
If you follow Naomi Klein's line of thinking, she might be onto something that Paulsen, Bush and ultimately McCain's are fast forwarding to the ultimate deregulation scheme! Follow...
by carolh11
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Sep 22, 2008 at 06:21 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
It occurred to me this morning that there's one very powerful narrative structure at work in American Media that basically makes it impossible for Obama, or democrats, to succeed. With apologies to ...
by WinSmith
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Jan 23, 2010 at 08:48 AM PST with 20 Recommends