Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Phenomenon of Bullshit jobs

  by David Graeber Strike! Magazine (August 17 2013) http://www.strikemag.org/wp-content/uploads/bullshitjobs1-724×1024.jpg Ever had the feeling that your job might be made up? That the world would keep on turning if you weren’t doing that thing you do nine to five? David

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Speculating at Christmas Time and the Druid Perspective

  by John Michael Greer The Archdruid Report (December 25 2013) Druid perspectives on nature, culture, and the future of industrial society Regular readers of this blog will be aware that I’ve spent most of the last year discussing the

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Food Banks:The Cowardly Coalition can’t face the truth

Conservatives cannot admit a real fear of hunger afflicts thousands     Nick Cohen   The Observer, Saturday 28       December 2013 18.29 GMT I went to the Trussell Trust food bank round the corner from the Observer’s offices just

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A Criminal Government at Work

  The NSA Paid to Steal Your Private Data by Alfredo Lopez CounterPunch (December 26 2013) As the people of this country, and much of the world, observe the year-end holidays, we can look back on 2013 as the year

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How Washington has discredited America

by Paul Craig Roberts Institute for Political Economy (December 19 2013) Years ago when I described the George W Bush regime as a police state, right-wing eyebrows were raised. When I described the Obama regime as an even worse police

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Mother Fukushima

by Mike Misselwitz, Editor of Sea Kayaker Magazine http://www.theinertia.com (December 17 2013) Curious anomalies are taking place in the Pacific Ocean. Shark attacks in Hawaii are at a record setting high – thirteen this year and two fatal – more

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