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Are The Tories Actually  Strong On The Economy? 🤔 Are The Tories Actually Strong On The Economy? 🤔

We’re supposed to think that the Conservative party are good with the economy. Sure, they might be cartoonishly evil “It is to end the free movement of people, once and for all” – but ultimately rich people are good with money, That’s why they’re rich! There’s just one problem with that theory however It’s not…

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20. Weber on Legal-Rational Authority 20. Weber on Legal-Rational Authority

Prof: Good morning. Now today’s topic is Weber’s theory of legal-rational authority and his theory of bureaucracy. This is one of those questions–those topics–Weber is probably the best known for. It’s also a rather complicated issue. When we are saying legal-rational authority, we briefly refer to the rule of law, and we tend to associate…

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“Totalitarianism” is a dishonest, anti-communist scare word. By Rainer Shea “Totalitarianism” is a dishonest, anti-communist scare word. By Rainer Shea

Welcome to the channel comrades, my name is Abigail. Today is finally the day this channel gets an upload. The first of many uploads where I’ll be reading the works of important communist writers and speakers, past and present. My goal is to bring to you the truth, untouched and unfiltered by neoliberal and right-wing…

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Brexit Election?  What About Yemen… Brexit Election? What About Yemen…

Its incredibly frustrating for me when people keep calling it the Brexit election. I’m like, you think about, what’s the worst things that the British state is doing right now? The worst is climate change, and its almost in a different category altogether, not dealing with climate change is just a death sentence for…for…you know,…

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Are Bankers Scared Of Corbyn? We Asked Them. Are Bankers Scared Of Corbyn? We Asked Them.

Are you scared of a Labour government? Yes! We are two weeks out from a general election we’ve already had stories about the super-rich being ready to flee the country if Jeremy Corbyn comes to power. We thought we’d come to the city to ask people’s opinions on whether or not the richest should pay…

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Meet the Grandfather of Chinese Rock Meet the Grandfather of Chinese Rock

MILENE LARSSON: When we covered the Beijing punk scene, we were surprised by how apolitical most of these bands were. So we decided to meet up with Cui Jian, the grandfather of Chinese rock. Cui Jian is the biggest rock star in China, and he’s probably more punk than all the new bands put together.…

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The world with Václav Klaus The world with Václav Klaus

Peter Robinson: Welcome to Uncommon Knowledge. I am Peter Robinson, shooting today at the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, California. Born in Prague in 1941, during the Second World War, Václav Klaus grew up in the Communist Czechoslovakia during the Cold War. After earning a Doctorate in Economics, he pursued a career in academia…

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Philosophies of Self: East-West Distinctions | Gish Jen Philosophies of Self: East-West Distinctions | Gish Jen

In the United States generally we have a model of self where the self is kind of like an avocado, right. We have a “pit” inside of us. The pit is ourself, our essence, our identity. It is the thing to which we must above all be true. And, of course, very importantly we see…

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