If you’ve tossed your hat, and or bandanna (sorry visors aren’t acceptable) into the leftist ring, and share your views publicly, then chances are you’ve had more than a few arguments with folks, over said views. Often these debates unfold via social media, but if you not a shy leftist, then you’ve probably got into it at a pub, coffee shop or, sigh, even the … Continue reading So How Many Times Have You Heard These Tired, Rehashed Arguments Against Socialism?
David Harvey has long been considered one of the preeminent minds when it comes to leftist economics and Marxism. But, since folks like him don’t typically wind up on corporate platforms, chances are most progressives haven’t heard of the Professor. Thus, this is is why it was awesome to see that Russell Brand had Doctor Harvey on his Under the Skin show. Sure, it’s not … Continue reading More Goodness From Russell Brand: Watch His Talk With David Harvey
In recent weeks, I’ve tried to do a better job of reading and watching more content outside my “leftist” bubble. In the past, I used to do so quite often, as 1) it’s important to consider other opinions, 2) yes, you could learn something new, and 3) let’s face it, bias knows no boundaries on the political spectrum (I also should give a tip of … Continue reading So if You Think CNN is “Communist”, You Might be a Moron…
So, it’s February 12th…and this is the first post for the Pinko Rag in quite a while…Yup. Following the U.S. election, some of us, and that includes moi, elected to put their heads in figurative sand, with the help of booze, pointless television shows and a steady stream of sports. But, thankfully, many, many progressives haven’t gone that route, and have been busy resisting; fighting … Continue reading Why The Working Class? Vivek Chibber Hits HR