This week not a few people watched Rupert Murdoch’s much anticipated grilling at the Leveson Inquiry. That inquiry is of course exploring the relations between the press (mainly Murdoch’s outfit) and the police and politicians. And not a few people are enjoying the slow disintegration of News Empire. But what pisses me off is the way many express shock and horror that a powerful multinational business outfit should influence politicians. Isn’t this just business as usual?
Criticism of Heaven and Earth (paperback)
Marxist Criticism of the Hebrew Bible
The Sacred Economy of Ancient Israel
Idols of Nations
Lenin, Religion, and Theology
Nick Cave: A Study of Love, Death and Apocalypse
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- Stephen Kotkin’s Stalin: An Ideological Rant of the First Order
- Typology of scholars: The ‘Deep’ Thinker
- Are communists infallible?
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- Is socialism paradise on earth?
- Bible and Critical Theory Seminar 2014 program and abstracts
- Socialist prophecy: a definition
- ‘I am not a warrior-knight': Stalin’s modesty
- Stalin on the English Labour Party
- Stephen Kotkin's Stalin: An Ideological Rant of the First Order
- Is there a female equivalent to phallic and phallocentric?
- Turin Papyrus: Is This Theological?
- The true picture of Stalin?
- Why do Americans make such bad coffee?
- Red flags on Red Square: celebrating the Russian Revolution
- What does 'debt to society' mean?
- Langston Hughes: communist poet
- Lenin the Nudist
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- another world is possible
- Antonio Gramsci
- Antonio Negri
- Bible and Critical Theory
- biblical studies
- Critical Research on Religion
- Criticism of Earth
- Criticism of Heaven
- Criticism of Heaven and Earth
- Criticism of Religion
- Criticism of Theology
- E.P. Thompson
- Embalming Our Leaders
- Ernst Bloch
- Georg Lukács
- hairy creatures of God
- historical criticism
- Idols of Nations
- In the Vale of Tears
- Lenin, Religion, and Theology
- Louis Althusser
- Mao Zedong
- Max Horkheimer
- mountain climbing
- odd animals
- Sacred Economy
- Society of Biblical Literature
- Stalin Prize
- Theodor Adorno
- total depravity