“Turning on the Stars”

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“The Study of the Philosophy of History”

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“So Filled with Ennui They Failed to See Their Heart Being Taken”

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Higher education and the politics of disruption

Originally posted on Philosophers for Change:

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by Henry A. Giroux

We now live at a time in which institutions that were meant to limit human suffering and misfortune and protect the public from the excesses of the market have been either weakened or abolished.[1] The consequences can be seen clearly in the ongoing and ruthless assault on the social state, workers, unions, higher education, students, poor people of color and any vestige of the social contract. Free-market policies, values and practices – with their emphasis on the privatization of public wealth, the elimination of social protections and the deregulation of economic activity – now shape practically every commanding political and economic institution in the United States.

Public spheres that once offered at least the glimmer of progressive ideas, enlightened social policies, noncommodified values, and critical dialogue and exchange have been increasingly commercialized – or replaced by private spaces and corporate settings whose ultimate fidelity is to…

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Mountain Torrent — Egon Schiele

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Notice: Cover Art Designed Gratis

21st Century Poet:

Your collages are fantastic – literally and figuratively…

It would be great to hear a bit about your technique as well, if it’s not giving away any secrets.

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Notice: As my collage work is relatively unknown, if you are considering publishing a book of any kind and like my work I am willing to consider designing cover art  gratis with all rights reserved to myself. Just drop me a comment here on any one of my posts and we can discuss your needs. >KB

I would appreciate it if you follow me or simply stop in from time to time and enjoy my collage work, if you could take the time to re-post this notice above to get the word out. I am very interested in pursuing this but cannot do it without exposure. Thank you. >KB

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Banks vs. Greek Labour


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