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Benedict Anderson, who wrote ‘Imagined Communities’, died in his adopted homeland, Indonesia


If Anderson had a homeland, it was Indonesia, which he threw his whole heart and mind into not just studying, but also emotionally inhabiting. (Jeet Heer, New Republic) Benedict Anderson, just two days before his death, discussing his newest book, … Continue reading

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Glory to the Lucid Courage of the Greek People, Facing the European Crisis | Samir Amin


(MR Zine, 8 July 2015) The Greek People are an example to Europe and the world. With courage and lucidity the Greek people have rejected the ignoble diktat of European and international finance.  They have won a first victory by … Continue reading

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