Tag Archives: Neoliberalism

Universities As Vehicles For Neoliberal Propaganda

  Universities are being redefined as instrumental tools for ‘the economy’ and the lack of opposition to this process from the current crop of VC’s suggests they are either committed to that vision themselves or are simply the unquestioning and … Continue reading

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Neoliberalism: Not Just A Financial Crisis But A Crisis Of Democracy

Part I: Democracy is not the same as absence of government. The most clichéd description of democracy is “government of the people, for the people, by the people.” This and all other concepts of democracy presume ‘government’. Democracy is not … Continue reading

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There’s No Such Thing As Markets

Back in 1987 Margaret Thatcher very famously made the following comments in an interview with Woman’s Own magazine. “I think we’ve been through a period where too many people have been given to understand that if they have a problem, … Continue reading

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The Flaw *****

Watched David Sington‘s, The Flaw, this weekend. This feature length UK documentary is by far the best account that I’ve seen or read about the 2008 financial crash. I highly recommend it. 5 stars without doubt. It gives a very … Continue reading

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