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Month: July, 2014

✌ How capital captured politics | Slavoj Žižek

✌ How capital captured politics | Slavoj Žižek:

Slavoj Žižek: WikiLeaks has shown us that western democracies are now ruled by market forces that debase the very notion of freedom

✌ http://ift.tt/1snsikX

✌ http://ift.tt/1snsikX:

We go forward.

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✌ Why has the idea of hell survived so long?

✌ Why has the idea of hell survived so long?:

In December 2013, a hoax began circulating on the internet claiming that Pope Francis had called a Third Vatican Council that, among other things, purged a literal hell from Catholic doctrine. ‘This doctrine is incompatible with the infinite love of God,’ Francis purportedly said. ‘God seeks not to condemn but only to embrace… Hell is…