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Michael Hardt, Antonio Negri: Commonwealth (2009)

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The Crisis of Global Capitalism: Ten Years On

Speaker: John Gray The financial upheavals of the past two years have occurred against the background of a decade of crisis in global capitalism. The neo-liberal model has collapsed. What comes next, and what are the geopolitical implications? John Gray is emeritus professor at LSE and author of Gray’s Anatomy: selected writings and False Dawn: delusions of [...]
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Profits for Buyout Firms as Company Debt Soared

by Julie Cresswellfrom THE NEW YORK TIMES For most of the 133 years since its founding in a small city in Wisconsin, the Simmons Bedding Company enjoyed an illustrious history. Presidents have slumbered on its mattresses aboard Air Force One. Dignitaries have slept on them in the Lincoln Bedroom. Its advertisements have featured Henry Ford and H. [...]
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The Crisis Will Deepen, We Need Real News

Paul Jay of The Real News speaks at the Von Krahl Academy, Estonia, in November 2008 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QIeS3FlK1R4&hl=en&fs=1&]
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