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Its Time to Invent: about Global Crisis

It’s Time to Invent”: Economist Prabhat Patnaik on the Global Crisis by Robert Jensen After an engaging half-hour interview with India’s pre-eminent Marxist economist during a conference at New York University, I told a friend about my one-on-one time with Prabhat Patnaik. “There are Marxists in India?” came the bemused response. “I thought India was … Continue reading

Losing the World:American Decline in Perspective. Part 1

‘Losing’ the world: American decline in perspective, part 1 US foreign policy ‘experts’ only ever provide an echo chamber for American imperial power. A longer, broader view is necessary Noam Chomsky   Significant anniversaries are solemnly commemorated – Japan’s attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harbor, for example. Others are ignored, and we … Continue reading