The many faces of Marxism

Originally published at https://thegramsciblog.wordpress.com/2015/07/07/the-many-faces-of-marxis...

I am currently working on a text on scientific method and have thus had the opportunity to read quite a bit of theory of science. I recently skimmed through parts of Per Arne Bjørkums “Annerledestenkerne” (Roughly translated: The alternative/different thinkers) (Universitetsforlaget 2009). Looking for a piece on the Norwegian philosopher Hans Skjervheim and the Norwegian debate on positivism, I discovered he had written a couple of pages on Marxism.

Red Heifer vs DEATH COW

Religous extremists can be dangerous. But they can also be silly. Recently while looking for some other dairy-related information, I came across this video from the extreme jewish group "The Temple Institute".

The Red Heifer refers to some Biblical profecy, and thus crazy jews and christians are searcing for red cattle all across the world. The Temple Institute now thought they had found one:

Pablo Iglesias: Spain on Edge

Interesting interview with Pablo Iglesias: Turning Gramscian analysis into practical policies.

Also read: Understanding Podemos

Putin found

Here he is:

Greeks Bearing Bonds

After the financial crises hit Europe and Greece in particular, many pundits around the world have had fun writing opinion pieces titeled "Beware of Greeks Bearing Bonds". Well, we say pssht...