“What is going to happen here?”

Berlin, Barcelona, Lisbon and of course, Dublin. What do all the aforementioned European cities have in common? They are severely hit by housing crisis. Thousands of people do have a place to live, while many live in poverty, in cities that are supposed to be great examples of economic miracles. However, in such cities, even…

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The distraction of blame

The Yellow Jacket movement in France was a failure; the metoo movement was a failure, the water protests in Ireland was a failure. You might be thinking that these statements are not true: the Yellow Jacket movement achieved its goal of rolling back the tax increases, same with the water protests in Ireland, and that…

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Anarchism is female-gendered

“It is true that equality of the sexes is impossible under capitalism. If all women work as much as men, what will happen to those institutions on which capitalism depends, such institutions as churches, marriage, armies, and the millions of factories, shops, stores, etc.. which are dependent on piece work, part-time work. and cheap labor?”…

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The Cult of the Proletariat

““Because the horror of Communism, Stalinism, is not that bad people do bad things — they always do. It’s that good people do horrible things thinking they are doing something great.” -Slavoj Zizek ‘But as in all cults, what’s central to the Communist Party is the belief system and the elimination of nuance. From there…

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Immigrants, the easy target…

Just a few weeks before Christmas, we read the following at The New York Times: “Denmark plans to house the country’s most unwelcome foreigners in a most unwelcoming place: a tiny, hard-to-reach island that now holds the laboratories, stables and crematory of a center for researching contagious animal diseases. As if to make the message…

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