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California to implement anti-capitalism curriculum into school system California to implement anti-capitalism curriculum into school system

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Why capitalism requires free higher education and universal healthcare Why capitalism requires free higher education and universal healthcare

(light music) – You know, it’s time to think about how much education people, sort of, should have without having to pay for it. I think a number of states have talked about free community college. It may be that we are at the point where that is the minimum requirement for anybody to get…

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How Capitalism Hijacked Our Emotions to Sell Stuff—and How We Can Reclaim Our Lives | Andre C Willis How Capitalism Hijacked Our Emotions to Sell Stuff—and How We Can Reclaim Our Lives | Andre C Willis

When one thinks about deep hope, what one thinks about first is avoiding superficial hopes like, “I hope that my Domino’s pizza will arrive on time,” or even the ambitious hopes, “I hope that my career is successful.” These things portend to a future realizable desire. And they situate that desire as probable. When we…

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“The Battle for Paradise”: Naomi Klein on Disaster Capitalism & the Fight for Puerto Rico’s Future “The Battle for Paradise”: Naomi Klein on Disaster Capitalism & the Fight for Puerto Rico’s Future

JUAN GONZÁLEZ: It has been six months since Hurricane Maria battered the island of Puerto Rico. It was the most catastrophic storm to hit the island in over a century. As many as 200,000 people remain without power in what’s considered the longest blackout in U.S. history. Energy officials say some areas won’t have power…

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Democracy and Development: Perspectives from Africa | MITx on edX | Course About Video Democracy and Development: Perspectives from Africa | MITx on edX | Course About Video

EVAN LIEBERMAN: It’s hard to imagine a more exciting region to study than contemporary sub-Saharan Africa. Despite the burden of difficult legacies, including histories of slavery, colonial rule, and authoritarian governments, African citizens are building new democracies and seeking greater prosperity. Since the 1990s, these citizens have gone out to vote in dozens of competitive…

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🔴 The Fate of Italy’s Future (w/ Steve Diggle and Grant Williams) 🔴 The Fate of Italy’s Future (w/ Steve Diggle and Grant Williams)

GRANT WILLIAMS: With a layer of mist rolling in, Steve added to the mystery box introducing an unscheduled stop en route to our final destination. STEVE DIGGLE: So, head to Cortona, before we go there, I want to show you a pretty amazing place. GRANT WILLIAMS: If we’re going to see it with how this…

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IT’S ALL ABOUT THE $$$: D’Souza proves Marx was wrong about capitalists IT’S ALL ABOUT THE $$$: D’Souza proves Marx was wrong about capitalists

D’Souza: Here in Palo Alto, there’s a Ritz-Carlton. Imagine a guy, who is a valet parking cars, at the Ritz-Carlton here in Palo Alto. This guy is paid, let’s say, 15 dollars an hour. Let’s say that he works 10 hours a day, so he makes 150 bucks. And this guy is now thinking to…

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Internet and democracy: Alban Martin at TEDxRennes Internet and democracy: Alban Martin at TEDxRennes

If I were told that I would be greeted as a rock star to talk about democracry, I would have come earlier on TED stage usually I do not speak in front of such a massive and warm audience So I am very happy to talk with you about this topic of democracy Usually it…

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Imran Khan is bad for Pakistan’s democracy | IN 60 SECONDS Imran Khan is bad for Pakistan’s democracy | IN 60 SECONDS

Imran Khan, a cricket star turned politician, is Pakistan’s likely next Prime Minister. Khan has used an anti-corruption platform to build a mass following, but he has hardly gotten to where he is on his own. Khan’s main opponent, former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, was thrown out of office in 2017 on dubious charges by…

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POLITICAL THEORY – John Rawls POLITICAL THEORY – John Rawls

Many of us feel that our societies are a little – or even plain totally – ‘unfair’. But we have a hard time explaining our sense of injustice to the powers that be in a way that sounds rational and without personal pique or bitterness. That’s why we need John Rawls, a twentieth-century American philosopher…

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