This is a dizzying whirlwind tour of Marxism, feminism, postmodernism, and so many other isms, theorists, philosophers and various thinkers. It can’t do much more than give the briefest summaries of these ideas, but it does help to see how they fit together historically. Sadly there is nothing on critical race theory, which seems to have become a thing recently. Still there is a lot to chew on and a lot of launching points for further reading, if only I had a spare decade or so.Continue reading
Those people who have been calling the PM “Taxcinda” must be feeling a bit foolish now
Listening to @radionz , impressed with the endless creativity of pollsters’ excuses for their inaccurate poll results.
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I understand the need for opposition politics, but parties are all supposed to help run the country. We should rename them “Assistant Parties”, so National is the largest Assistant Party this term. Their job is to help the government, with support & opposition as needed.
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A gentle reminder. From ideology. twitter.com/NeinQuarterly/status/13154137631437496…
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Does building and expanding motorways really reduce congestion and emissions? – sciblogs.co.nz/climate-explained/2020/10/07/does-b… twitter.com/sciblogsnz/status/1313625673127268352/…
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Wealth tax! It’s not a bad idea. But people seem scared of it for some reason. www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm