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[VIDEO] BLAMING THE POOR: Poverty as Punishment | [Radical Responsibility]

Margaret Thatcher called poverty a “personality defect”. Ben Shapiro says people are poor because “they suck with money.” A research-backed response to all those who blame poverty on the poor. In a world with enough for all, poverty is never justified.

This video is 16 minutes and is divided into five parts. Further description below video.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6k3DkEY0YHU

[VIDEO] The Seductive Power of the Right-wing Fantasy: Can We Break the Spell? [Radical Responsibility]

A fantasy of empowerment that can boost confidence and motivation but has dangerous side-effects. Join me as I attempt to understand conservatives, anti-SJWs, and right-wingers on their own terms, without strawmanning them.

(Further description below video)

www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQujPLjtUdU

Frantz Fanon, Psychiatry and Politics

Frantz Fanon, Psychiatry and Politics

An analysis of Frantz Fanon's psychiatric writings by Nigel C. Gibson and Roberto Beneduce.

"Middle class": masochistic repressive paranoid moralism - humanaesfera

An attempt to analyze how the material conditions of existence explain the reactionary psychology that prevails in the working class insofar as it is crushed as a class and reproduces exploitation.

Ideological Commentary

Ideological Commentary 54

Ideological Commentary, a journal of political science, ran 65 issues from 1979 to 1994.
http://gwiep.net/wp/?page_id=96

Psychology of the private individual - Marxist Group

Psychology of the Private Individual Critique of Bourgeois Consciousness

A critique of bourgeois consciousness.

Chris Knight’s theory of human origins: an abridged account

Edmund Bradden provides an introduction to Chris Knight's theory of human origins. Reposted from the 'Radical Anthropology Group' website.

Good For Nothing - Mark Fisher

Article by Mark Fisher on the relationship between depression and class.

The Cultural Hegemony of “Mental Health”

In this guest article Dr Bruce Scott challenges the way the “mental health” system and its institutions have been co-opted and actively promote capitalism. This system, driven by a profit motive, rather than a desire to benefit patients, has produced “fear and submission to an ideology which controls and mystifies the masses”.