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From Picket Lines to Worry Lines

Thursday, January 18, 2018

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From Picket Lines to Worry Lines

In "Politics of the Mind: Marxism and Mental Distress," Iain Ferguson emphasizes the class basis of mental suffering and the importance of class struggle to improving mental health.

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Psychiatric Hegemony

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

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Psychiatric Hegemony

"Psychiatric Hegemony" is a valuable contribution to understanding the growing power of psychiatry in general and biological psychiatry in particular.

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What’s Wrong with Sigmund Freud?

Thursday, July 2, 2015

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What’s Wrong with Sigmund Freud?

The pioneer of psychiatry began as an advocate of the oppressed, but then he switched sides to support the oppressors.

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Marxism and Women’s Oppression

Friday, March 14, 2014

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Marxism and Women’s Oppression

The failure to distinguish between individual interests and class interests lies at the heart of the debate over whether men benefit from women’s oppression and whether women should organize separately from men.

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Hope for Life Beyond Capitalism

Monday, February 20, 2012

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Hope for Life Beyond Capitalism

According to Michael Albert, past attempts to build socialism have failed, not because the capitalist class has been utterly ruthless in holding onto power, but because socialists have the wrong methods and goals.

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