Monthly Archives For November 2010

After the Anger

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The anger I’m referring to is not about the meltdown in my broadband, my modem, my phone line – which has kept me off-line for the last two weeks. After the anger, the rage, the…

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Why They Will Die

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Every time we hear a minister, an economist or a journalist talking about the economic catastrophe, we hear them talk about the pain to be suffered by the tax-payer. We should listen carefully to the…

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The Options

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The Options All the papers are saying the Invisible Hand is on the way back. Do you remember the last time it came, not so long ago atall? It stole your job. It tried to…

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Ireland: The timidity of the lawyers

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Not paricularly Left (indeed, not really Left at all), but an interesting read nonetheless. Ireland: The timidity of the lawyers “Perhaps the biggest puzzle of Ireland’s 2+ years of economic crisis is the lack of…

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Can Socialism be Revived?

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Can Socialism be Revived?  |  The Progressive Economics Forum (Canada) Bruce Livesey Unfortunately, the two great experiments in socialism attempted during the last century – social democracy and the Stalinist model of state-controlled socialism –…

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A NEW PROCLAMATION

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Poblacht na h ÉireannTM The Temporary Government To the people of Anglo-IrelandTM. IRISHMEN AND IRISHWOMEN: In the name of Mammon and of the dead generations from which she receives her old tradition of subservience, we…

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They All Hate Me

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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Lacan But Were Afraid to Ask Hitchcock, edited by Slavoj Žižek (Verso) Hitchcock, piece by piece, by Laurent Bouzereau (Abrams) Alfred Hitchcock Masters of the Cinema, by Krohn…

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