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The Maroons | Jamaica’s Forgotten Nation The Maroons | Jamaica’s Forgotten Nation

This is the Maroon way of peeling coconut in the jungle Let’s see it. Right now we are in the John Crow Hills deep in the Blue Mountains of Jamaica, and things are about to get super interesting. We’re here at the Scotts Hall Maroon Town. The Maroons were originally escaped slaves who carved out…

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#6: Ideology of Hired Obedience #6: Ideology of Hired Obedience

Ideology of Hired Obedience In today’s world, nobody wants, and very likely nobody can be an individual. Why is this so? Because the network of flattery, bribery and interest or necessity motivated prostitution of conscience has become so largely prevalent that it has become a must of survival for any individual. And a socially prevalent…

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Self-governance | Wikipedia audio article Self-governance | Wikipedia audio article

Self-governance, self-government, or autonomy is an abstract concept that applies to several scales of organization. It may refer to personal conduct or family units or to larger scale activities including professions, industry bodies, religions, educational institutions, political units (usually referred to as local government), including autonomous regions or others within nation-states that enjoy some sovereign…

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Do Relationship Anarchists Commit? Do Relationship Anarchists Commit?

Hi, I’m Kale. Today I want to clear up some misconceptions about relationship anarchy and commitment. I’ve had some people say to me ‘I couldn’t handle relationship anarchy, I need commitment!’ It seems that since a lot of people associate relationship anarchy with chaos, they also assume that to be a relationship anarchist means to…

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Hong Kong’s Fight for Freedom Against China’s Authoritarianism Hong Kong’s Fight for Freedom Against China’s Authoritarianism

The protests that have consumed Hong Kong for more than three months started because of a proposed bill that would have made it easier for mainland China to extradite citizens from this semi-autonomous city. Violent clashes between protesters and police culminated in a confrontation at a subway station on August 31st when police appeared to…

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Hong Kong Protesters Want Democracy, Accountability, Autonomy, and U.S. Support Hong Kong Protesters Want Democracy, Accountability, Autonomy, and U.S. Support

That’s the sound of Hong Kong residents booing the Chinese national anthem as it plays before a soccer match on a Tuesday night, which is an illegal act in mainland China. After more than three months of sustained protests, nobody seems quite sure what will happen next. But the protestors we talked to on the…

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Eirik Eiglad - The Communalist Alternative to Capitalist Modernity - Hamburg 2012 Eirik Eiglad - The Communalist Alternative to Capitalist Modernity - Hamburg 2012

and thank you to the organizers for having me to this conference I'm very honored to be here and to contribute to the discussions about alternative quest to capitulate modernity and to discuss the liberation struggle currently referred to as the Kurdish question other speakers have addressed problems regarding the global situation and capitalism patriarchy…

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