Jordan Peterson & Slavoj Žižek – Happiness: Capitalism Vs. Marxism – HQ Video & Audio + English CC

Announcer: Good evening and welcome to the Sony Center for Performing Arts. Please note during tonight’s presentation, video, audio, and flash photography is prohibited and we have a strict zero tolerance policy for any heckling or disruptions… and now, please welcome your host and moderator, president of Ralston College, Doctor Continue Reading

What does democratic socialism mean?

What does democratic socialism mean? democratic socialism. Noun 1. A left-wing ideology that aims to introduce democracy into the workforce, i.e. worker cooperatives, and ensure public provision of basic human needs. 2. Any form of socialism based on democratic principles and institutions.

[ENG/POL SUB] MERRY – Chiyoda-sen Democracy

merrymitsu.tumblr.com Fucked up reality! So fucked up, our world! pointlesspointlesspointlesspointlesspointlesspointless Whatever I do it’s pointless! We are all living to be made use of We are the laughingstock The truth has been hidden from us It’s just a papier-mâché Failure after a failure!! [T h e f u t u Continue Reading

Yakov Kedmi On Modern Democracy And The Anti-Putin Propaganda (EN subs)

The Western propaganda against Russia has always issued fakes. The testament of Peter I, the Zinoviev letter… Compared to these, CNN does children’s tricks today. So there were worse examples back in history. No matter who was ruling Russia. All these fairy tales about democracy are for people whose naivety Continue Reading

ETHIOPIA’s devious path to DEMOCRACY – VisualPolitik EN

Ethiopia is a country famous for being the place where coffee was discovered… nevertheless, Ethiopians didn’t start drinking it until very recently. During decades, this country was among the World’s poorest. But, if you follow VisualPolitik for a long time, you already know that Ethiopia is the scenario for one Continue Reading

The NEW Japanese IMPERIALISM – VisualPolitik EN

Folks… When you think of Japan, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? You may think of a modern and advanced country with a rich culture… Many will also think of manga, video games or samurai… Basically, you’ll likely have a very, very positive image of the Land of Continue Reading

Taxes, democracy and our shared interests | Jennifer Keesmaat | TEDxToronto

Translator: Mirjana Čutura Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Paying your taxes … can save our democracy. Now you might be wondering why I’m talking about this because, of course, I’m not a municipal finance expert. I’m an urban planner. I’ve spent a tremendous amount of time planning this city, working Continue Reading

Plato, democracy and me: Ken Taylor at TEDxStanford

Translator: Robert Tucker Reviewer: Bighead Ge I’m gonna start with a quote from a dead white guy, Plato. This is a quote in which he says, “The world’s not going to be in good shape until,” get this, “Philosophers become kings, and kings become philosophers.” Now you might think that Continue Reading