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The ‘Suicidal State’ and the War on Youth

3 years agoNews : Truthdig

By Henry A. Giroux, Truthout Everywhere we look, the power of the rich and powerful operates to create a “suicidal state” in which regulations meant to restrict their corrupting power are shredded; shamelessly and without apology, they use their unchecked power to lay off millions of workers while simultaneously cutting the benefits and rights of those on the job in order to dramatically increase corporate profits.
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Intellectuals as Subjects and Objects of Violence

News : Truthdig (last year)

By Henry A. Giroux, Truthout Intellectuals are out of place in a society that only values ideas that serve the interests of the market and the powerful and rich. Their chief alleged wrongdoing today is that they have revealed the il... Read Post

Neoliberalism, Youth and Social Justice

News : Truthdig (8 months ago)

In a special interview, Truthout contributor Henry Giroux takes us back to the basics of what can be seen as an ongoing and accelerating war between the rich and everyone else, an event which has resulted in a mass inability “to tra... Read Post

The Educational Deficit and the War on Youth

News : Truthdig (last year)

By Leslie Thatcher & Henry A. Giroux, Truthout Professor and cultural critic Henry A. Giroux responded in an interview to questions concerning varieties of pedagogy and fundamentalism, markets, and the prospects for public schools r... Read Post

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