Archive | October, 2013

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Anti-politics: Elephant in the room

‘They don’t represent us’ —Spanish Indignados protest *** This post was originally published at Left Flank. *** By ELIZABETH HUMPHRYS & TAD TIETZE At a certain point in their historical lives, social classes become detached from their traditional parties. In other words, the traditional parties in that particular organisational form, with the particular men who constitute, represent, […]

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Russell Brand, let’s get this done.

This post was originally published at Left Flank. *** OK Russell, let’s get this done. I’m in Europe and the crisis is everywhere. I landed in Greece and it hit me in the face: people trying to generate an income in any way they can; road works half complete and not touched for months (if […]