L-space, short for library-space, is the ultimate portrayal of Pratchett’s concept that the written word has powerful magical properties on the Discworld, and that in large quantities all books warp space and time around them. The principle of L-space revolves around a seemingly logical equation; it is an extension of the ‘Knowledge is Power’: Books = Knowledge = Power = (Force x Distance ÷ Time)

Decrypting the Human Journey

DNA: Decrypting the Human Journey - We All Come from Africa!

2019/03/04 11:11 · Myrddin Wyllt

Causes of inequality

Michael Hudson summarizes some important theses from his book “The Sector - Why the Global Financial Economy is Destroying Us”. The interview took place on the occasion of the 16th International Literature Festival in Berlin (2017) at a symposium entitled “Inequality in the 21st Century. Progress, capitalism and global poverty”.

2019/03/03 11:50 · Myrddin Wyllt

The Rise of the Anti-Establishment

Prof. Robert Reich of UC Berkeley, a former US Labor Secretary and prolific author delivers his Lind Initiative in U.S. Studies lecture on the Trump Impact and where the US and Canada go from here. Dawna Friesen of Global National interviewed Prof. Reich and moderated the conversation on Mar. 1, 2017 at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada.

2019/03/03 08:23 · Myrddin Wyllt

How Unequal Can America Get?

2008: Robert Reich, a visiting professor at the UC, Berkeley's Goldman School of Public Policy and former U.S. Secretary of Labour talks about the inequality of income, wealth and opportunity in the United States and asks his audience to speculate on what will happen if these trends continue.

2019/03/03 08:19 · Myrddin Wyllt

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