First as Tragedy, Then as Farce

In this short RSA Animate, renowned philosopher Slak investigates the surprising ethical implications of charitable giving.


Hans D. Christ . Montagsdemo gegen Stuttgart 21 – 28.02.2011

WikiRebels — The Documentary

(original [subtítulos en Español]

HAYEK & KEYNES Rap is a place to learn about the economic way of thinking through the eyes of creative director John Papola and creative economist Russ Roberts

In Fear the Boom and Bust, John Maynard Keynes and F. A. Hayek, two of the great economists of the 20th century, come back to life to attend an economics conference on the economic crisis. Before the conference begins, and at the insistence of Lord Keynes, they go out for a night on the town and sing about why there’s a “boom and bust” cycle in modern economies and good reason to fear it.

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Agamben sur Tiqqun

Le philosophe Giorgio Agamben présente Contributions à la guerre en cours de Tiqqun, aux Editions La Fabrique, un livre qui rassemble trois textes écrits il y a près de dix ans : “Introduction à la guerre civile”, “Une métaphysique critique pourraît naître comme science des dispositifs” et “Comment faire ?”.

Elinor Ostrom became the first woman to win the Nobel Prize in economics


Dr. Elinor Ostrom became the first woman to win the Nobel Prize in economics on October 12th, 2009, just four months after speaking at the Frankfurt School on the same topic in which she was awarded the prize.

Renowned political scientist, Dr. Elinor Ostrom, from Indiana University – Bloomington, gave a lecture on Friday June 19th, 2009, outlining her latest research and outcomes regarding the problem of “the commons.”

In the lab, she had simulated conflicts concerning the allocation of the commons and had derived a complex theoretical framework that exploits the various elements (e.g. leadership, trust and reciprocity) of this process.

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Digital Library of Slovenia

Digital Library of Slovenia: Developing Cultural Digital Content, Interconnectind Digital Sources and Enabling Free Access to Knowledge

Zoran Krstulović

Distorted Morality

Noam Chomsky Lecture


Speech at Harvard University about America’s war on terror.

1989: Nixon, Ford, Carter absent from inaugural


President George H. W. Bush delivered his inaugural address on January 20, 1989.

Tiannanmen Square massacre


A Chinese man stands alone to block a line of tanks heading east on Beijing’s Cangan Blvd. in Tiananmen Square on June 5, 1989