EconoFiction

The Harder They Fall

23 Jan , 2019  

Until a few months ago, the stock market narrative in the United States could have been summarized by the popular acronym BTFD – or ‘buy the fucking dip’. Analysts and strategists, emboldened by the world’s synchronized recovery, Trump’s pro-business policies and ample liquidity, predicted that equities would continue rising and ...

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GenericScience

Introduction to Non-Marxism: Determination-in-the-Last-Instance (DLI)

26 Aug , 2017  

Laruelle, Francois. Introduction au non-marxism. PUF: Paris, 2000. 39-55.

translated by Taylor Adkins

Chapter III: Determination-in-the-Last-Instance

First Elucidation of the Determination-in-the-Last-Instance (DLI)

The determination-in-the-last-instance, invented by Marx-Engels for historical Materialism, never received from them a concept adequate enough to simultaneously produce all the theoretical and critical effects within its ...

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Gosse, NonPolitics

Der philosophische Politizismus ist die Kinderkrankheit des Kommunismus

14 Jul , 2015  

Vertreter der linken  Syriza Plattform wie Kouvelakis machen sich nun über Varoufakis lustig, weil er in den Verhandlungen in Brüssel die alberne Idee verfolgt hätte, gegenüber der stahlharten Machtpolitik mit ökonomischer Theorie sprich Argumenten glänzen zu wollen. Es mag ja richtig sein, dass der Linkskeynesianer Varoufakis noch von einem Rest ...

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EconoFiction, Lexicon

Milios, Economy, Non-Marxism

15 Jun , 2015  

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John Milios has posted an exceptionally clear analysis of the nature of the regime of austerity which has been imposed with impunity on the people of Europe. There has, of course, been determined local resistance on the street and by way of traditional forms of struggle – strikes and ...

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