Daily Archives: October 27, 2011

‘Now is the Winter of Our Discontent’: Occupy Wall Street

My friends in the UAW (United Auto Workers) joined in!  Now is the winter of our discontent Made glorious summer by this sun of York; And all the clouds that lour’d upon our house In the deep bosom of the … Continue reading

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Government of the 1%, by the 1%, for the 1%’ Joseph E. Stiglitz

Time to repost this excellent piece: Posted on April 13, 2011 by creativeconflictwisdom Nobel Prize winning economist Joseph Stiglitz has an interesting article in Vanity Fair that is summarized below. It suggests that we are no longer in a democracy but a plutocracy … Continue reading

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Top Ten Neglected Women Thinkers of the 20th Century

When I posted my Top Ten Neglected Thinkers of the 20th Century, I worried I dd not include enough woment thinkers. Our correspondent @jjhii24 has come to our rescue and suggested: Hannah Arendt – a political philosopher and educator of the … Continue reading

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Top Ten Neglected Thinkers of the 20th. Century

I thought it might be interesting to list those who I consider to be the Top Ten Neglected Thinkers of the 20th Century, though it brings home that there may be neglected great women thinkers, who are so neglected that … Continue reading

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Top Ten Slogans for Occupy Wall Street

People are complaining that the ‘Occupy Wall Street’ movement lacks specific demands or slogans with policy content, so I thought these slightly tongue in cheek demand slogans might prompt some more creative, snappier alternatives:  Reinstate McCain-Feingold Now! (Limitation on corporate … Continue reading

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