August 28th, 2015
in Op Ed
by Michael Clark
The same old tired argument between the two sides of the brain. The Left Brain loves Capitalism, seeing only its positive side; the Right Brain hates Capitalism, seeing only its negative side. The Left Brain hates Socialism, seeing only its negative side; the Right Brain loves Socialism, seeing only its positive side.
3 Americans foiled a terror attack in a train in France, and were awarded the Legion d'honneur for it, the Republic's highest award. What does Charlie Rose have in common with these three servicemen? Answer: the Légion d'honneur.
by Yanis Varoufakis
Greece is off the headlines, for now, as China's crisis has taken over. In our globalised world, the two crises are utterly intertwined, both the repercussions of global capitalism's 2008 'moment'. Here are some extracts from my The Global Minotaur, both the 2011 and the 2013 editions.