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Can debt spark a revolution?

Graeber, David (2012) Can debt spark a revolution? Nation (24 Sep 2012). Website.

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If "Occupy" evolves into a debt resistance movement, the results could be explosive. -- The idea of the “99 percent” managed to do something that no one has done in the United States since the Great Depression: revive the concept of social class as a political issue. What made this possible was a subtle change in the very nature of class power in this country, which, I have come to realize, has everything to do with debt.

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Additional Information: © 2012 The Nation
Divisions: Anthropology
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 02 Oct 2013 09:52
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2021 23:19

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