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Vishwas Satgar Sep 22
The Economics of the Many captures key ideas shaping Corbyn’s Labour Party. The rise of climate catastrophe and automation are tackled head on as part of developing a society that is more radically democratic, fair and sustainable ⁦
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Carilee Osborne Sep 21
Seeing as it's the long weekend and everyone is surely looking for some reading to keep them busy, here is a list I helped put together on Rethinking Economics, inspired by the :
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The Progressive Corner Sep 20
The TPC team's Reflections and Readings on the Imperative to Rethink Economics now on TPC! Read here and find out why and how to change the state of economics in South Africa and the world
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Vishwas Satgar Sep 14
the rise of the inequality industry. Interesting read!
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Ingrid H. Kvangraven Sep 12
Ouriana Dimakou introduces Ben Fine ( & founder of ) and Andrew Brown () who will speak on the State of Political Economy.
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Rethinking Economics Sep 11
Well done to on their first ever conference, it looks like it was a roaring success!
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Neil Coleman Sep 11
was a great success. The will continue to support this important movement. The students clearly set out five important objectives in their declaration👇 Organise Promote pluralism Challenge the curriculum Democratise & Decolonise economics
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Rethinking Economics For Africa - Wits Sep 11
Thanks ... we hope that next year students from around the world can come to our next !🙌🏽
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Vishwas Satgar Sep 11
This is our crowd funding call to end hunger at Wits, through a space of dignity, gardens, culture and solidarity for support us! Donate and pass on
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Vishwas Satgar Sep 10
Here’s an alternative to the VAT increase. Despite the Republican obsession with redistributing to the rich in the US, California has gone in the opposite direction. See the data. Thanks
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REFA Festival 2018 Sep 10
A clip from the launch of the IEJ. We are honoured to have had incredible artists be part of the inaugural !
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Neil Coleman Sep 10
We are inspired/ humbled by the massive support we got for the launch of the & Our work on *budget justice *the jobs summit *rethinking economics has started, & there are more exciting initiatives to come👍🏿
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Rethinking Economics For Africa - Wits Sep 9
Most of our student leaders in attendance at the pictured last night ft. our call to action moving forward! 🥰
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The Progressive Corner Sep 10
Walter Rodney's name came up a few times at the . Check out our useful primer on Dependency Theory here!
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New Agenda Sep 10
Zunaid led an excellent workshop on GDP, getting participants to question its usefulness as well as exposing them to different pedagogies to teach economics
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Ruth Hall Sep 9
What a privilege to be part of Rethinking Economics Festival for Africa this weekend. Superb fresh progressive thinking. Is there a podcast/youtube of the interview on with ?
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Vishwas Satgar Sep 9
This is an excellent initiative. Well done . We need heterodox , critical and post neoliberal economic thinkers grounded in the realities of South Africa, Africa and the global south. Wishing you greater strength and power for transformation!
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Neil Coleman Sep 9
👇 is on . The debate on the state of the economy will be on from about 720 pm. *Rethinkers* please tweet your comments. Hashtag
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Neil Coleman Sep 9
and myself will be on tonight at 7 pm with discussing the current economic situation, the launch of the and the festival.
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Rethinking Economics For Africa - Wits Sep 9
Immense gratitude for the Inaugural and all who contributed to it, including our student attendees! A student call to action was compiled as student leaders committed to organize REFA groups at unis across South Africa! THE MOVEMENT GROWS!
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