If it's entirely a numbers game and numeric representation, then obviously you'd be talking to the half of the people in Hong Kong who earn less than $1,800 a month
In this era of – what do we call it? Late decaying finance capitalism/incipient police state with robot workforce – it’s vital that we can actually even think of the possible utopias and doom averting senarioes that are also latent in the present moment.
It [the UN] eschews capitalism and subtly spreads the cause of socialism through treaties on everything from employment to climate change
Looking for some summer film viewing? You could trawl Rotten Tomatoes and really depress yourself, but try this instead.
Just say you were born in 2010. How much will be left for you when you reach your adult ‘prime’?
If class warfare is being waged in America, my class is clearly winning
The word ‘evil’ gets bandied about a lot these days, but i think it is a reasonable descriptor for those Protected Persons who are dragging us all closer to the apocalypse.
Sweden recently became the second ‘Western European’ country to officially recognised the state of Palestine, but if we were to rely only on our wonderful mainstream media, you’d get the feeling that support for Palestine remained isolated.
If nuclear armageddon wasn’t bad enough, the UK Home Office once considered officially recruiting ‘psychopaths’ to run things in the aftermath… but wouldn’t that be business as usual?
As long as the problems of the poor are not radically resolved by rejecting the absolute autonomy of markets and financial speculation ... no solution will be found for the world's problems
The PM’s usage of ‘mild’ and ‘objectionable’ may be a little broader than the average. Meanwhile the mild and presumably unobjectionable not-war Australia is not-fighting is costing $500 million/year. Good thing hockey’s budget is not-tanking.
Let's be under no illusions the carbon tax was socialism masquerading as environmentalism