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Book review: The Utopia of Rules, David Graeber

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Book review: The Utopia of Rules, David Graeber

Which jobs are bullshit? “A world without teachers or dock-workers would soon be in trouble. But it’s not entirely clear how humanity would suffer were all private equity CEOs, lobbyists, PR researchers, actuaries, telemarketers, bailiffs or legal consultants to similarly vanish.” He concedes that some might argue that his own work is meaningless. “There can [...]

March 21, 2015 Author: Stuart Jeffries

Interview with Noam Chomsky

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Interview with Noam Chomsky

Well, I’m afraid that these are signs of desperation. The Greek population is being squeezed beyond the capacity to endure. I mean, it’s not becoming southern Africa, it’s still a relatively well-off country by international standards, but it’s being driven down to living standards of the 1960s and maybe earlier. And that’s [...]

October 13, 2012 Author: Michalis Nevradakis