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Created: Tuesday, 19 June 2018 09:45 |
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Category: Hints |

Flexibility pill for Marxism, by Sanjeev Kumar Verma, The Telegraph, June 19, 2018.

 

Patna: Columbia University professor Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak on Monday underlined the importance of flexibility to ensure effective use of Marxism in the present world.

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Created: Friday, 15 June 2018 16:15 |
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Category: Journalism |

Extraordinary Erudition

 

Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels first met in Cologne, in November 1842, at the office of the Rheinische Zeitung where Marx was active as its young editor. But their theoretical partnership began only in 1844, in Paris.

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Created: Friday, 01 June 2018 10:08 |
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Category: Books |

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Created: Thursday, 31 May 2018 12:10 |
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 Marx comes to Patna, by Sankar Ray, Millannium Post, May 31, 2018.

 

The broadest-ever international conference in India on Karl Marx – ''Karl Marx–Life, Ideas and Influence: A Critical Examination on the Bicentenary (June 16-20, 2018)" under the aegis of the Asian Development Research Institute will take place in Patna, the capital of one of India's most economically backward states.
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Created: Sunday, 06 May 2018 09:13 |
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Category: Interviews |

Honoring Marx As An Activist

In 1888, Marx wrote, “philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways; the point, however, is to change it.”

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Created: Wednesday, 02 May 2018 13:19 |
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Category: Reviews |

Jong-Yeob JO, Review of The Last Marx (1881-1883): An Intellectual Biography, donga, May 02, 2018, (English language).

 

Marx bicentenary to be marked by books, movies

Saturday marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Karl Marx (1818-1883).

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Created: Saturday, 14 April 2018 11:34 |
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"The Young Karl Marx" Is an Urgent Reminder to Revisit Marx's Ideas, by Daniel Falcone, Truthout, April 19, 2018.

 

With rising inequality in the US, and increasing under Donald Trump, there’s a pressing need for a new economic system.

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Created: Saturday, 07 April 2018 09:07 |
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Category: Journalism |

Read Karl Marx!

This year marks the bicentenary of Marx’s birth, and new books and movies have been dedicated to his life. The relevance and significance of the ‘most interesting scholar of the 19th and 20th centuries’ is laid bare in this conversation where Immanuel Wallerstein articulates the many reasons why he exhorts young students to read Marx, and not books about him.

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Created: Sunday, 01 April 2018 20:48 |
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‘Marx is eminently worth discovering'

Immanuel Wallerstein is considered one of the greatest living sociologists. He is currently a Senior Research Scholar at Yale University, New Haven – USA. He has authored more than 30 books, which have been translated into several languages. Among them is The Modern World-System, published in four volumes between 1974 and 2011.

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