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Poor kids who do everything right don’t do better than rich kids who do everything wrong

Poor kids who do everything right don’t do better than rich kids who do everything wrong


By Matt O’Brien October 18, 2014 Source: Data from Richard Reeves and Isabel Sawhill America is the land of opportunity, just for some more than others. That’s because, in large part, inequality starts in the crib. Rich parents can afford to spend more time and money on their kids, and that gap has only grown the […]

Foreign Policy: «It’s Time for the Elites to Rise Up Against the Ignorant Masses»

Foreign Policy: «It’s Time for the Elites to Rise Up Against the Ignorant Masses»


    I was born in 1954, and until now I would have said that the late 1960s was the greatest period of political convulsion I have lived through. Yet for all that the Vietnam War and the civil rights struggle changed American culture and reshaped political parties, in retrospect those wild storms look like […]

Neoliberalism lowers life expectancy (video)

Neoliberalism lowers life expectancy (video)


“Millions Around the World Fleeing from Neoliberal Policy”, The Real News Network, June 6, 2016. Michael Hudson Economist Michael Hudson says neoliberal policy will pressure U.S. citizens to emigrate, just as it caused millions to leave Russia, the Baltic States, and now Greece in search of a better life.

Winning and Ruling: A Marxist Look at Game of Thrones

Winning and Ruling: A Marxist Look at Game of Thrones


April 24, 2015 Doug Enaa Greene On April 12, 2015 the wildly popular Game of Thrones returned to HBO for a fifth season. No doubt, this season, like all the others, will break ratings records and encourage endless speculation and debate by fans. The television series, based on a projected seven novel series A Song of Ice and […]

A puzzle about metaphilosophy

A puzzle about metaphilosophy


A PUZZLE ABOUT METAPHILOSOPHY by Scott F. Aikin and Robert B. Talisse

Life lessons from ancient Greece-Rowland Manthorpe examines the growing popularity of stoicism

Life lessons from ancient Greece-Rowland Manthorpe examines the growing popularity of stoicism


Rowland Manthorpe examines the growing popularity of stoicism

Was John Locke Really a Liberal?

Was John Locke Really a Liberal?


nationalinterest.org TODAY THE practice as well as the theory of foreign policy is divided between the traditions of liberalism and realism (or realpolitik). Ever since the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948, international politics has been influenced by the discourse of “human rights,” rooted in the tradition of natural-rights philosophy that dates back […]

Russia delivers ammunitions to Iraqi #Kurdistan #twitterkurds

Russia delivers ammunitions to Iraqi #Kurdistan #twitterkurds


  Ambassador of Russia attended transferring Russian arms and ammunitions to Iraqi Kurdistan for fighting terrorism

Denmark do it like Hitler! #Denmark to vote on controversial migrant assets bill #refugees

Denmark do it like Hitler! #Denmark to vote on controversial migrant assets bill #refugees


BBC The Danish parliament will vote on Tuesday on a highly controversial proposal to confiscate asylum seekers’ valuables to pay for their upkeep.

Chomsky hits back at war criminal Erdoğan, accusing him of double standards on ISIS #TURKEY

Chomsky hits back at war criminal Erdoğan, accusing him of double standards on ISIS #TURKEY


ΣΤΑ ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ ΕΔΩ US academic says Turkish president – who has condemned leftwing critics for ignorance – has been aiding Isis, which he blamed for bomb attack on Istanbul