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FORS and the new Global Wealth Report 2017

16 Nov , 2017  

The new Global Wealth Report 2017 is out. It says there is 280 trillion dollar global wealth and that there will be 341 trillion dollar by 2022.

As always, you have to consider a few things: Some countries are missing in the stats, it’s only the wealth of adults and ...

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documentation

Class Struggles in the USSR

3 Okt , 2017  

Charles Bettelheim

Class Struggles in the USSR First Period: 1917-1923

© 1976 by Monthly Review Press

Translated by Brian Pearce

Originally published as
Les luttes de classes en URSS
© 1974 by Maspero/Seuil, Paris, France

 

pdf  here ...

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NonPolitics

Taking sides in a strange situation

3 Okt , 2017  

taken from ediciones inéditos Originally published in French by Lundi Matin on Oct. 1st, 2017. Translated from Catalan into French by Alèssi dell’Umbria. Here we present our translation into English. Although we may not agree with a position that advocates for another republic or voting, we share this to deepen ...

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NonPolitics

DON’T TRY TO BREAK US–WE’LL EXPLODE. The 2017 G20 and the Battle of Hamburg: A Full Account and Analysis

9 Aug , 2017  

taken from CrimethInk.

 

The 2017 G20 summit provoked the most intense clashes in Germany yet this century. We were there providing continuous coverage; in the month since, we’ve synthesized the reports from Hamburg to produce a complete chronology and analysis. This is an epic story of state violence and ...

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NonPolitics

Politics is Nothing But the Reign of Feints and Shenanigans

21 Apr , 2017  

An interview with Julien Coupat and Mathieu Burnel

Le Monde | April 20, 2017.  Translated by Ill Will Editions. 

Editor’s note:   The trial of Julien Coupat and Mathieu Burnel, known as the “Tarnac affair”, has dragged-on for over eight years now. On the 10th of January, the Court of Appeals ...

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EconoFiction, NonPolitics

Dead Generations

28 Feb , 2017  

As growth rates dwindle, the country seems nonetheless driven ahead by an undead, mechanical momentum. Workers are laid off with nowhere to return. Ruralites give uptheir land in exchange for a fraction of the condos built on them, soon losing their value to an inflating currency. Entire landscapes are ...

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NonPolitics

10 Preliminary Theses On Resistance

31 Jan , 2017  

1. Resistance against Trump will first become manifest in radical acts of negation.

Sabotage this. Slow down that. Undermine a process. Raise questions. Draw lines. Flood systems. Destroy records. Overwhelm institutions. Withdraw your consent. Waste their time. Blockade everything. As Trump tears down the world around him in order to

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NonPolitics

«Ο ΣΥΡΙΖΑ πια ειναι ασυμβατος με τις θεσεις και τις αρχες μου»

18 Dez , 2016  

αφνιασμένος δυσάρεστα, κυρίως από την αγριότητα του λόγου πολλών, για τον ορισμό του στη θέση του προέδρου του Φεστιβάλ Αθηνών δηλώνει ο Γιάννης Μηλιός. «Είναι σημάδι των καιρών, είναι η οργή ανθρώπων που αισθάνονται ότι προδόθηκαν με τον πιο βάναυσο τρόπο από τον ΣΥΡΙΖΑ και την κυβέρνηση. Ομως εγώ δεν ...

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NonPolitics

Communist Measures: thinking a Communist Horizon

21 Feb , 2016  

Communisation is not a prophecy. It is not the declaration of some future or other. Communisation is nothing but a certain perspective on the class struggles taking place right now. The task is to conceive, starting from those struggles but proceeding beyond their limits and their contradictions, what a communist ...

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EconoFiction

China and the coming crisis

26 Okt , 2015  

Several leading mainstream economic institutions are warning of the risk of the coming global economic crisis. On 8 September, the Citi Group published a research report, “Is China Leading the World into Recession?”, written by Willem Buiter, Citi’s chief economist. The report warns that “a global recession starting in 2016, ...

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