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By Amartya Sen... we haven't learnt the lessons of history...…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Jeremy S Mills Jul 5, 2015.
This article has some interesting ideas in it...but so many big words I'm not sure I understand it all... maybe others have a view about neo-liberals realising its a safer allience to reject…Continue
Started Jun 4, 2015
Always some stimulating reading, and very applicable to this group.
as they say about themselves:
The development and increased visibility of social movements in the last few years, has made it clear just how much knowledge movements generate. This knowledge is generated across the globe, and in many contexts and a variety of ways.
We are activists from different movements…Continue
Posted on July 8, 2017 at 16:10
I had a read of this and thought NATCAN members would be interested in a Marxists economist's views of the prospects from free trade agreements and the UK economy if outside Europe...
Highlights from comments on this blog were:
In short: this [TTIP] is not about trade but acquiring international property rights, protecting them and dominating others – plus ensuring that the lowest denominator in social and environmental protection that the dominating power holds will…
Posted on July 14, 2016 at 12:12
I wrote a blog that might appeal to NatCAN members. Here is an excerpt or two:
"Folkemoedet is like all the UK party conferences, the green field at Glastonbury and the AGM of the Danish Women’s Institute happening at the same time. Along with quite a bit of artisan beer and smoked mackerel. Inspired by similar open politics conferences in Sweden, Folkemoedet could never happen here, today, in the fevered and…
Posted on July 11, 2016 at 10:30 — 3 Comments
Picked this up from an email list. Not read it but thought NatCAN types may have/be interested. The original poster was interested in comments on it... could feed them back maybe...
new book by 'Zak Cope' -
pro review …Continue
Posted on February 24, 2013 at 0:00