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Religion is not my opiate

Thinking theology

If religion is the opium of the masses, as Karl Marx famously suggested, I’m clearly going to the wrong metaphorical drug dealer.
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The liberal label

Subliminal Signification

During my first six weeks at UC Berkeley, I learned about the Zapatistas and their resistance to neoliberalism in Mexico in my Chicano studies class. My immediate reaction was, wait, isn’t liberalism good?
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Utopia

Compilation of philosophies busted for conventional analysis

In the wake of the recent wave of dystopian and postapocalyptic fiction, where is the utopian thought to balance the waters? Founding editor of literature, culture and politics magazine n+1, Benjamin Kunkel channels his scholarly appreciation for Marxist thought into a fact-based work of nonfictional contemporary cultural and political analysis
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