The French Revolution didn’t ‘start’ in 1789; WW2 didn’t ‘begin’ in 1939; an avalanche doesn’t ‘commence’ when the surface snow begins to slide. By the time human beings recognise that a massive shift is taking place, it’s been underway for a while, sometimes a long while. The majority become aware during the quickening stage of the phenomena. We’re in one now.
On the continued weaponization of ‘identity’
Anyone who believes that their ‘identity’ provides immunisation against criticism, is either a dangerous fool or a deliberate manipulator. Mark GB explains why this form of ‘emotional blackmail’ should always be questioned.
Neoliberalism – An Idea Swallowing The World
Neoliberalism is sold to the public as a simple package that’s easy to understand, in the capable hands of professional politicians and economists. But what lies beneath this pernicious economic idea that is responsible for almost all the chaos we see around the world?
What is the context for Washington’s ongoing economic meddling against the democratic government of Venezuela led by socialist Nicolas Maduro? Daniel Margrain explains…
The War for your Mind
How do we break a vicious cycle that allows the media to facilitate the wanton acts of the military industrial complex?
Death by a Thousand Cuts
Why is the British state continuing to privatize the NHS despite overwhelming evidence that the outcome will be deadly?
Empire State of Mind
It is helpful to face and reconcile the past when trying to find a new direction in an increasingly competitive, multipolar world.
Renegade Rewind 2018
We take a look back over the year and remember those people who have allowed us to think differently.