Category Archives: Politics

Evonomics – Economics beyond current models

Evonomics – Why Economists Have to Embrace Complexity to Avoid Disaster – Steve Keen Microeconomics, macroeconomics and complexity Yes and no. Have been a follower and admirer of Steve’s work for some years. Downloaded his Minsky software and spent a … Continue reading

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7 years since being “terminal”, 5 years since 2% survival!

A Special day today – 7 years since being given a 2% chance of living 2 years, 5 years since passing that 2% mark. In the world of cancer, 5 years survival is considered cured (even if you are full … Continue reading

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Critique of RBEs and Money – Updated

Continued comments on youtube to A world without work: Nigel Cameron at TEDxLacador My response to John Wang on a comment about RBE Resourced Based Economy (RBE) isn’t scam entirely, and nor is it entirely honest. There are real issues … Continue reading

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London Futurists – Industrial strategy for a sustainable world, with David Bent

London Futurists – Industrial strategy for a sustainable world, with David Bent David asks a series of questions: • What are the key questions in formulating a pro-sustainability industrial strategy? • What part can industrial strategy play in accelerating the … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on Trump and politics

How a Ruthless Network of Super-Rich Ideologues Killed Choice and Destroyed People’s Faith in Politics Neoliberalism: the deep story that lies beneath Donald Trump’s triumph NO! Trump is not hollow. No person is hollow. All people are complex beyond the … Continue reading

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Free markets vs planning???

Comment to a friend’s facebook post It’s not that simple Neil, I wish it was. The moment you use the word mandatory, it is no longer entirely private. And I do get that there are dangers in many dimensions of … Continue reading

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IEET – Poll on best ways to resist global fascism

IEET Audience Divided on Best Way to Resist Global Fascism A poll of members of the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies Reality seems to be really complex, far more so than most socially accepted linguistic structures allow for. It … Continue reading

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