(1 comments) SHARE Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Martha Raddatz Repeats the "Big Lie" About Social Security & Medicare
It was one of the few lies that did not cause Vice President Joe Biden to roll his eyes or otherwise mock his opponent and correct him. Instead, he merely promised that the Democrats would not privatize the program. That's because no matter which party wins the presidency, Social Security will be under attack.
(29 comments) SHARE Friday, October 12, 2012 Is Anarchism a Political Philosophy Whose Time Has Come?
Everywhere, these days, people are talking about anarchism. Now Dmitry Orlov joins the discussion with a 3-part series, "In Praise of Anarchy..." Orlov argues that anarchy, rather than hierarchy, is the dominant pattern in nature, that hierarchical organizations ultimately end in collapse, and that the impending collapse of the of the capitalist industrial system presents an opportunity for the emergence of anarchism.