"There is no such thing as society," said Margaret Thatcher. Society in ther neoliberal picture of the world only exists as a framing condition of the market. "The neoliberral understanding of democracy is marked by skepticism and open hostility." (Ptak)
Q. What real social change can progressives expect from Clinton and Obama, both of whom keep promising abundant change? A. About as much as the center of the political spectrum ever provides — trace to nothing.
On Monday, February 11th 2008, Mexican President Felipe Calderón will speak at Harvard University's JFK Forum in Cambridge. BAAM is calling on all anarchists, anti-authoritarians, and anti-capitalists to come together for a radical bloc to march on the venue hosting Calderón.
The Communist Party of the Philippines extends its warmest greetings to Comrade Kim Jong Il, General Secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea, chairman of the National Defense Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea) and respected leader of the Korean people on his birthday on 16 February.
The survival of the planet and the stability of the dollar seem more likely with Michael Bloomberg as president. The major candidates see "more boots on the ground" as a panacea. Take power from the Bush crime family by drafting Mike!