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Women Bearing the Brunt of Reaction Lead the Resistance

Here is a presentation given by Terry Moon for International Women’s Day/Women’s History Month. Women Bearing the Brunt of Reaction Lead the Resistance Talk for the Chicago Local of News and Letters Committees –Terry Moon March 27, 2019   Part … Continue reading

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A poem by Lea Díaz

Here follows an untitled poem by Lea Díaz that I liked so much I translated it into English.  The original is followed by the translation. A mí me educaron: la televisión, el asfalto, la escuela y la iglesia, haciéndome ignorante … Continue reading

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‘Down to Earth’ by Bruno Latour: a diversionary political fiction lands in capitulation

Down to Earth: Politics in the New Climatic Regime, by Bruno Latour (Polity Press, 2018). Review by Franklin Dmitryev Bruno Latour’s new book Down to Earth (touted in The New York Times as “a brilliantly mind-bending book”) is the latest … Continue reading

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Socialism and Ecology

A presentation given as part of a series on “What Is Socialism?” Continue reading

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The Green New Deal

Calls for a “green new deal” risk the kind of state/party co-optation of movements from below that was involved in the 1930s New Deal. Continue reading

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#MeToo, Women’s Marches, International Women’s Day: Where do we go from here?

A presentation given by Terry Moon to the Chicago Local of News and Letters Committees on March 19, 2018 Continue reading

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The 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution

A presentation on restoring the real history of the Russian Revolution on its 100th anniversary and what it means for today. Continue reading

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