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Hannah Arendt: the philosopher who stood up to totalitarianism

Posted by Pete on Oct 14th 2019

After escaping from the worst that humanity could offer, Hannah Arendt confronted evil head on. Plenty of philosophers do their best to detach themselves from all things 'worldly', in order to thi … read more

"Share Our Wealth": Huey Long's Radical Alternative

Posted by Pete on Sep 17th 2019

84 years ago, one of the fiercest progressive voices in Depression-era America fell silent. The story of Huey Long is a reminder of Americans’ age-old capacity to dream of a more progressive economy. … read more

"Venceremos": The Ballad of Victor Jara

Posted by Pete on Sep 16th 2019

On the anniversary of his murder in 1973 by Augusto Pinochet’s thugs, we reflect on the inspiring life and times of Chilean musician Víctor Jara. “Life is eternal in five minutes.” That lyric wa … read more