Links tagged with “communism”
Frances Stonor Saunders · Stuck on the Flypaper: The Hobsbawm File · LRB 9 April 2015
Fascinating. For the spycraft, the jargon, the very quiet British hysteria over communism, MI5, the weird changing attitudes to the various factions before and after WWII, the BBC. Scarily bonkers.
Post-Work: A Guide for the Perplexed | Jacobin
More on basic income guarantees etc.
From the generalized resource curse to communism | An und für sich
I think the group I was in, in a class in Houston in 2000, proposed a guaranteed basic income like this for our imagined future society on Mars. (via @cshirky)
Communists and Nazis: Just as Evil? | The New York Review of Books
Interesting comparison of the relative morality of communism and nazism, and the decisions around WWII. (Subscribers only.)
SovMusic.ru - Soviet Music
Lots of free Soviet MP3s. Hear a choir sing (apparently) ‘Capital Oppresses Us’ and other family favourites. Also, speeches and lots of Soviet posters.