Categories links Links for August-September 2011 Post author By tom Post date September 24, 2011 1 Comment on Links for August-September 2011 ‘What you cannot do, with any intellectual honesty or even hope of getting what you want, is pretend that capitalism can work without a powerful, competent and intrusive state’ gimp tutorial: Creating the Che Guevara Effect Matlab figure to powerpoint exporter Fix VPN routing issues Wise words on data sonification from Sarah Angliss Ben Hammersley’s speech to the Information Assurance Advisory Council NY Times: ‘individual action does not work. It distracts us from the need for collective action, and it doesn’t add up to enough’ (Not everyone agrees) ‘I’ve long cherished the notion that Watership Down, the 1972 English novel by Richard Adams, begs to be read through Jewish-colored glasses’ The Significant Objects project adds value by telling stories: ‘We sold $128.74 worth of thrift-store junk for $3,612.51 School of English, Trinity College Dublin webpage hacked to include Conan the Barbarian as staff member (web cache) Vinay Gupta sex and drugs can help us with the low-carbon future ‘Reading fiction ‘improves empathy’, study finds’ Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related ← Tweets for 2011-09-22 → Quote #276: “everybody wants to build” One reply on “Links for August-September 2011” The “capitalism” article is really bad. So bad in fact that I refuse to dignify it with a rebuttal. I do hope you link to it to illustrate how meaningless this type of ideological screed really is. In contrast, I would like to provide you with a link to an article by someone who is actually not afraid to think critically, including about his own opinions: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/8655106/Im-starting-to-think-that-the-Left-might-actually-be-right.html Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.