Category Archives: politics

  1. Utopianism, Anarchism and the Government


    July 16, 2012 by galudwig

    I’ve often been labeled a utopian because I think a society in which there is no government would be superior. …
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  2. Corporations Abusing the Market, Part 2


    July 15, 2012 by galudwig

    Jon from Brain and Mind left a thoughtful comment on my earlier post on corporations ‘abusing’ the market, in which …
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  3. The Skidelskys and the ‘Age of Consumption’


    July 8, 2012 by galudwig

    Some things just rub me the wrong way. Many of these things involve expert economists who prescribe a certain way …
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  4. NY Times asks: ‘What’s a Socialist?’

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    July 2, 2012 by galudwig

    Steven Erlanger’s question and subsequent answer to this question in the New York Times is actually quite good and I …
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  5. Corporations Abusing the Market and the Difference between Moderates and Radicals


    June 29, 2012 by galudwig

    On my post from yesterday, Atticus Finch commented the following: When a corporation has the power to “play unfairly” via, …
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  6. Does the death-penalty debate represent market failure? Or rather political failure?


    June 13, 2012 by galudwig

    In a recent blog post on bloomberg, Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers make the case against using sociological and criminological studies to …
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