Monthly Archives For June 2012

DIY Constitutional Convention

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The Government is bringing forward proposals for a constitutional convention.  Dr. Conor O’Mahony of UCC calls it a ‘charade’.  It might be that.  It certainly is irrelevant.  With unemployment and poverty rising, the economy stuck in…

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Challenges of Indignation

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This is the third of three translations of pieces that appeared originally on the Spanish blog Madrilonia.org. All three were translated by Liz Mason-Deese. This article was originally published on May 31st, 2012. The 15M is very alive, we…

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Explaining the crisis: A response

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Taken from Socialist Voice, June 2012 by NC, who is responding to criticism of a review of Andrew Kliman’s book The Failure of Capitalist Production written in the January edition of SV. Thanks to Eugene and…

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Down Down Down We Go

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The debate is falling even deeper down the rabbit-hole.  We’ve been promised a bank-debt deal (if only the ECB and the German Christian Democrats, CDU, would play in our sandbox) and stimulus through European funds…

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The Euro End Game?

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I am perhaps guilty of linking to Michael Roberts’ blog too often, but I find his posts to be very useful guides from Marxist perspective to the mess in the Eurozone at the moment. The following is an…

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