Tag Archives: Capitalism

What comes after neoliberalism?

The build up after the second world war was partly a matter of using those destroyed countries as opportunities to get cheap labour, but as soon as they became more expensive Americans but also European industry started to look at … Continue reading

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Increasing wealth gap of immense proportions in the Capitalist World

In Europe we can see that the gap between the rich and poor is increasing and more people from the middle class are become lass wealthy and are feeling the pressure of making it possible to live a normal healthy, … Continue reading

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Crises of Real, Imaginary, and Symbolic Money

Joseph T. Rebello, from the Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Department of Economics, Stern Hall, Geneva, NY, wrote in his paper of May 2013, that he wanted to off er a new approach to the the compatibility of Marxian economics and non-commodity forms … Continue reading

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Migrants to the West #7 Religions

Lots of people are looking for meaning in their life and several of them look into many religious teachings in the hope to find somewhere there a place where they could feel themselves comfortable. According to Leighton Knapp in his … Continue reading

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Migrants to the West #2

Wrong perceptions About 40 per cent of the French, German and Norwegian populations perceive Islam as a threat to national identity (NOU 2011:14; p.315); and an annual Gallup in Norway over the years 2005 to 2010 shows that more than … Continue reading

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Migrants to the West #1

Challenging perceptions In the United States of America, Canada and in the European Union you may wonder if the current process of those countries becoming a multicultural society, more specifically when several Muslims challenge ‘white’ perceptions of those nations and … Continue reading

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The killing of capitalism

A textile manufacturing building collapsed on Wednesday24 April in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The owners of the factory were warned there were cracks in the building were around 3,000 people would be working at the same time.  Workers and their family but … Continue reading

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Intellectual servility a curse of mankind

“The earth has enough for everyone’s need, but not for everyone’s greed.” Is it true that the State is an institution which was developed for the very purpose of establishing monopolies in favour of the slave and serf owners, the … Continue reading

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Capitalism and Inequality

Originally posted on Human Rights & Politics:
Inequality is rising across the post-industrial capitalist world. The problem is not caused by politics and politics will never be able to eliminate it. But simply ignoring it could generate a populist backlash.…

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Collision course of socialist and capitalist worlds

Some thoughts to take in consideration: * “The very fact that four-and-a-half years after the crash, under conditions where there has been no recovery in the real economy, the speculative frenzy is reaching new heights, not just in one or … Continue reading

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