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How Capitalism Turns Intimate Relationships into a Battleground

Saturday, August 25, 2007

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How Capitalism Turns Intimate Relationships into a Battleground

Capitalism creates impossible conditions for both sexes. Because meeting human needs would cut into profits, people are deprived of what they need and then shamed for feeling needy. As resentment builds, we attack our loved ones instead of the system that keeps us deprived.

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Alienation and Dissociation: The Two Sides of Powerlessness

Saturday, July 21, 2007

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Alienation and Dissociation: The Two Sides of Powerlessness

Alienation and dissociation reinforce each other to create a deep sense of powerlessness.

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Open the Borders

Saturday, March 10, 2007

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Open the Borders

National borders prevent people from solving their common problems.

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Society and the Environment

Saturday, January 20, 2007

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Society and the Environment

Our relations with the natural world flow from our relations with one another.

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Babel

Saturday, January 6, 2007

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Babel

In film and in life, the human struggle to connect conflicts with the social structures that block connection.

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Of Human Bonding

Wednesday, December 20, 2006

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Of Human Bonding

We need a society based on strong social bonds, not one that tears them apart for profit.

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Who Killed The Electric Car?

Saturday, October 21, 2006

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Who Killed The Electric Car?

The myth of “consumer power” hides who really makes the decisions.

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Caring for Profit in Canada’s Medical System

Monday, February 1, 1999

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Caring for Profit in Canada’s Medical System

In Caring for Profit, Colleen Fuller exposes the corporate players and their allies in medicine and government who are opening Canada’s health-care system to market forces.

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