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It’s “Deep State” Time Again

By Fred Nagel, April 21, 2017 Whenever there are obvious conflicts within the ruling class, the concept of a Deep State is brought out to explain why our government seems to be coming apart at the seams. When the tired rhetoric of our…

Two-and-a-half minutes to midnight

The other day the Doomsday Clock, a symbolic presentation of how close we are to the end of humanity, was forwarded by half a minute. The immediate reason was the election of the Trumpinator, in view of his stated policy intentions to stop…

Eating Our Own Dogfood

In the software industry, “eating your own dogfood” is an expression for a practice in which the people in a company themselves use the products they make and sell. It is a good way for them to discover usability problems that you…

Film Nights

One of the early blog posts I did, entitled IOPS Presents..., was about ideas that had come up during the first (and as of yet only) meeting of IOPS members from the Netherlands, now four years ago. We were brainstorming about what we could…

Activisten in Afrika protesteren tegen Europese migratiebeheersing

[Dit stuk is overgenomen van de website van Doorbraak. —LM] De Europese beleidsmakers op het gebied van migratiebeheersing proberen niet alleen Turkije voor hun karretje te spannen. Ook met Afrikaanse landen wil de EU “deals”…

A future worth striving for

We can use this website for making plans to do something together. What can we do? There are many things we can choose from – but we can do only so much. We had better choose wisely.   Most activism today consists of resistance…

Critical Thinking

While surfing I came across a website with the name Critical Thinking. Quoting from their website:Critical Thinking is a non-hierarchical, apolitical, collaborative research and education project that analyses the current political economy…

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Blockupy Frankfurt NL (completed)

Er komt een Europese actie dag in Frankfurt om de Europese Centrale Bank te blokkeren van 16 tot 19 mei. Misschien is het leuk om hier aan mee te doen, en op deze manier elkaar een beetje te leren kennen.…

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New Albert book: Practical Utopia

A new book by Michael Albert is out: Practical Utopia: Strategies for a Desirable Society According to the Acknowledgements section, “The material in this book comes largely from a prior collection of three short volumes called Fanfare…

Why the only future worth building includes everyone

Everything has a first, and this is the first TED talk by a Pope. The talk is in Italian, but you can use Subtitles/closed captions (the CC button in the lower black bar that appears when the video starts running) to see the text in English.…

On the way

IOPS is setting its first steps on the way to becoming truly self-managed.  Reaching decisions to make this possible, which we did in the September 2016 poll on the makeover proposals, was one thing. Now, IOPS is beginning to implement…

Second death from police raids in Tangier in two months, Migrants Rise Up

    News from No Borders Morocco Originally posted on December 5, 2013 by beatingborders Reposted here because it got no attention in the international news media.   The 4th of December was a day that will be remembered by many…

Vluchtelingen in detentiecentrum Rotterdam mishandeld?

Blijkens het verslag van deelnemers aan een solidariteitsdemonstratie zijn vluchtelingen in detentiecentrum Rotterdam, waarschijnlijk in hongerstaking, op donderdag 16 mei ernstig mishandeld. Zie dit bericht van Deportatieverzet. De berichten…

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