An Economic Bill of Rights

In his wartime State of the Union Address of 11 January 1944, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt put forward a social liberalism embodying a fundamental economic program integral to liberal-democratic juridical and political rights, to which critics of capitalism can have no objection. Described as Roosevelt’s unfinished revolution, this 2nd Bill of Rights is needed now Read More…

Energy Declaration

  The Playford Declaration Here in South Australia we are in the midst of an energy transition from fossil fuels to renewables plus storage. We applaud what the former State Government has achieved in the construction of renewables and battery storage; the solar subsidy it announced for low income citizens; and the planned move to Read More…

Book: Critical Realism for Marxist Sociology of Education by Grant Banfield

About the Book This book offers a critical realist intervention into the field of Marxist Sociology of Education. Critical realism, as developed by British philosopher Roy Bhaskar, is known for its capacity to serve as a conceptual underlabourer to applied fields like education. Indeed, its success in clarifying and resolving thorny issues of educational theory Read More…