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Slavoj Zizek and the role of the philosopher
Zizek "disrupts" ideological structures, the underside of acceptable philosophical, religious and political discourses.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2012 12:24 GMT
'Chavez is still a model for Obama': Interview with Santiago Zabala
Silvia Mazzini talks to philosopher Santiago Zabala about 'hermeneutic communism' and Chavez as a model for Obama.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2012 12:52 GMT
Predicting the future through online data mining
Recorded Future predicts when and where a demonstration will occur after mining from the web all the related activities.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2012 10:53 GMT
How wired is your life?
Internet and social networks have become as common as "the air we breathe", writes Zabala.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2012 06:07 GMT
Only art can save us now
The world needs creative interpretations of global issues, not better descriptions of things people are accustomed to.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2012 17:30 GMT
Why so many communist philosophers?
The destructive nature of neoliberalism has prompted many philosophers to reconsider communist ideas.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2012 08:56 GMT
Five years without Rorty
Dismissed by analytic philosophers as a 'subversive', Richard Rorty was actually a model philosopher.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2012 12:36 GMT
Nietzsche on WikiLeaks
The WikiLeaks revelations have not rendered us more free; rather, they show how framed we are and continue to be.
Last updated: 25 May 2012 20:51 GMT
Does Italy want Berlusconi back?
Prime Minister Mario Monti leaves little possibility of dialogue with political parties, unions or civil society.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2012 10:37 GMT
Ten years without Gadamer
Santiago Zabala pays tribute to philosopher Gadamer - remembered for his contributions in the area of hermeneutics.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2012 17:00 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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