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Margaret Thatcher

Screw Your Ding-Dong, Public Opinion!

Big media seems to always whitewash the sins of recent leaders upon their death, as of  Margaret Thatcher on April 8. Even this story about how the BBC refused to play the #1 top selling iTunes song as they did every single week because it demonstrated insensitivity to the “illiberal” politician.  … Read the rest

Yes, Margaret. There is an Alternative.

 

Andrea Brower is a PhD candidate in the Department of Sociology at the University of Auckland who says Margaret Thatcher is dead wrong about the locked-in nature of the current neo-capitalist system.  Instead, Bower says

 imagine the innovative possibilities of a world where all people had access to everything they needed to live, to think, and to contribute to the common good. 

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