Monthly Archives: November 2016

Class, Trump, Brexit, and the decline of the West | Vassilis K. Fouskas and Bulent Gokay


(openDemocracy, 13 November 2016) In politics, long-term socio-economic trends and global shifts matter more than often overstated ‘progressive’ discourses about equality, progress and freedom. Bernie Sanders speaks to supporters at a rally in support of the nation’s first universal health-care … Continue reading

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Election Day in the USA – Khizr Khan’s speech


For me, the highlight of the 2016 American elections is Khizr Khan’s speech Fallen Soldier’s Parents at Democratic Convention 2016 – July 28    

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