Monthly Archives: August 2016

Do Your Part Illegally Download Scientific Papers!

http://boingboing.net/2016/08/25/do-your-part-illegally-downlo.html

Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments

Why the study of transnational companies should be part of the economics curriculum

Originally posted on WEA Pedagogy Blog:
?  Special contribution from Grazia Ietto-Gillies The business media is awash with news about transnational companies (TNCs) be they in the services or manufacturing or agriculture sector. The news may refer to performance or…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

contingent workforce & digital taylorism

http://mpegmedia.abc.net.au/rn/podcast/2016/08/fte_20160828_1030.mp3 “Around 86 percent of all new jobs created in Australia over the past twelve months were part-time; while in the United States estimates suggest that around 40 percent of the workforce are now employed on temporary contracts. The size … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

the world is drowning in debt

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Nobody: Causalities of America’s War on The Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond,

http://archives.kpfa.org/data/20160823-Tue0700.mp3 also http://www.wbur.org/onpoint/2016/08/25/on-the-run-alice-goffman

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

15 Minutes of Utopia -A Cyborg Manifesto

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Old Uses for New Bunkers #38: the post Cold War rise (and occasional fall) of underground lairs

Originally posted on lukebennett13:
Whilst working on the editorial for In the Ruins of the Cold War Bunker: Affect, materiality and meaning making (Rowman & Littlefield Int, to be published August 2017) I’ve been increasingly thinking about the bunkers’ post-Cold…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

hacker wars @vivienweisman

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Post-scarcity as Ethical & Political Project

Originally posted on synthetic zerØ:
this blog collective has consistently pursued the open question of how we might think of a post-nihilist praxis, a problem amenable to torsions activating new kinds of “resolutions” to such an open problem. with that, i…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

City Is an Extraordinary Animal -Saskia Sassen

“A huge development project with high-densities is not yet a city. City is an extraordinary animal.”

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment