& Ghandis Translation.
This essay is widely published on the Web but I am reproducing both it and Ghandis Translation here
The Economic Reforms needed today are similar in root to the pivotal moments of History from the Fall of Rome through to the Levellers in the English Civil War, The American Revolution, The Great Depression, The Post 1st World War and Second World War, Post the 1974 Oil Crisis and Vietnam War and the , Monetarist Dogma and Milton Freidmans Chicago School adopted so damagingly and devastatingly by Reagan and Thatcher.
What is striking is the level of intellectual vigour with which the present hegemony is challenged in the poplar and main stream press would suggest a huge decline in the intellectual effectiveness of those opposed to the hegemony one would even question whether there is any intellectual opposition no=t so much polarisation and homogenisation of the real politick on the dawning of the age of Aquarius.
The internet happily informs us if we are persistent that there is a considerable body of thought and opinion not in the main stream narrative that shows the sham of the post 9/11 War on terrorism and Climate change / Globalisation consensus to a huge sham and confidence trick.
In a busy world I am reminded of the old saying about Busy Fools at least I strain to recall it and call again on the wonders of Google to assist my often feeble powers of recall.
Lecture on SB 1.16.23 — Hawaii, January 19, 1974:
3 thoughts on “Ruskins Critique of Classical Political Economy.”