May Day 2017

April 30, 2017 Agrippa 0

Happy May Day. Rampant inequality, stagnant wages growth, war and nationalism, ecological crisis. Now more than ever, to the barricades.

The Market as God

April 29, 2017 Agrippa 0

An intriguing little book, which I must get my hands on, has recently been published by Harvard University Press entitled

North Korea Test Launches KN-17 Missile (?)

April 29, 2017 Agrippa 0

It would appear that North Korea has launched another KN-17, and it appears to be another failure. The KN-17 is a new missile, based on the Scud-ER/Nodong, and was first seen at the recent Kim il-Sung birthday parade, and was flight tested for the first time promptly thereafter. I’ve gotta […]

North Korea and the Axioms of Choice Leading Us to Nuclear Disaster

April 18, 2017 Agrippa 0

One of the hazards of intellectual life, which unfortunately can influence policy in deleterious ways, is the construction of logical edifices upon the basis of false axioms or assumptions. The most glaring example of which is neoclassical economic theory, an impressive logical construction based on the most dubious of assumptions […]

#Solidarity #Protesti2017 #Protivdiktature

April 10, 2017 Agrippa 0

Pretty simple, really. I write to express solidarity with the protesters, largely the young, in Belgrade. I so wish I was there. The same grievances that brought the young to Tahrir Square and Zuccotti Park now brings them to the streets of Belgrade. This is an autonomous, not organised by […]