neoliberalism

School Maze – Educational Games, Ideology, and Neoliberalism – UT School Maze – Educational Games, Ideology, and Neoliberalism – UT

Content Warning: Flashing Lights and Colors, Sudden or Fast Change in Colors, Racism, Sexism, Food. Educational games contain a lot of nostalgia for people. Being able to play games at school with varying degrees of actual educational content was exciting, but it’s also just one aspect to these products. There’s questions of what these games…

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Pros and cons of neoliberalism Pros and cons of neoliberalism

[MUSIC] Neoliberalism is a term for the political and economic policies associated with unrestrained free market global capitalism. The term was popularized in the 1980s by Ronald Reagan, Margaret Thatcher, and economist Milton Friedman, and is still prominent today. Proponents of Neoliberalism see free markets and free trade as a foundation for human flourishing, creating…

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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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Economic Update: Corporate Capitalism in Decline [CLIP] Economic Update: Corporate Capitalism in Decline [CLIP]

[WOLFF] Where in the broader picture, of what you see going on in the United States and beyond, is the problem of the economic system? What we talk about on this program? I thought my viewers and listeners would enjoy how it looks from another perspective. From yours, you have broad interests, but in that,…

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Do Socialists Oppose Happiness?! | Joseph (Jake) Klein Do Socialists Oppose Happiness?! | Joseph (Jake) Klein

You’d think that, whatever differences we may have, people of all political views could agree on one thing; that is, however we end up getting there, our goal should be to have happy, flourishing citizens, right? Surprisingly, no. Anti-capitalist Sociologist Eva Illouz, who has ties to the Frankfurt school of Marxism, and psychologist Edgar Cabanas…

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Arundhati Roy’s Latest Novel Takes on Fascism, Rising Hindu Nationalism in India & Abuses in Kashmir Arundhati Roy’s Latest Novel Takes on Fascism, Rising Hindu Nationalism in India & Abuses in Kashmir

AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman, with Nermeen Shaikh. NERMEEN SHAIKH: We spend the rest of the hour with the legendary, award-winning author Arundhati Roy. She won the Booker Prize in 1997 for her novel The God of Small Things. In 2017, 20 years after the…

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What Was Liberalism? #3 Neoliberalism | Philosophy Tube What Was Liberalism? #3 Neoliberalism | Philosophy Tube

Welcome back. In Episode 1 we talked about liberal ideology, and in Episode 2 we talked about the joint history of liberalism and capitalism. In this, Episode 3, we’re gonna be learning about the most important idea you’ve never heard of – neoliberalism. And I wanna acknowledge right at the start that I think neoliberalism…

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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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Neoliberalism: WTF? Neoliberal Capitalism from Ronald Reagan to the Gig Economy | Tom Nicholas Neoliberalism: WTF? Neoliberal Capitalism from Ronald Reagan to the Gig Economy | Tom Nicholas

Hi, my name’s Tom. Welcome back to my channel and to another episode of What the Theory, my ongoing series of accessible introductions to key theories in cultural studies and the wider humanities. Today, we’re taking a look at neoliberalism. See, I’m aware that I use the term neoliberalism (or, alternatively, neoliberal capitalism) a fair…

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