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Z Communications

Z Communications is a left-wing activist-oriented media group founded in 1986 by Michael Albert and Lydia Sargent. [1]

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Alternative media

Alternative media break with the conventions of dominant media along one or more of the following lines: content, aesthetic, mode of production, mode of distribution, or relations to audience.

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Boris Kagarlitsky

Boris Yulyevich Kagarlitsky (Бори́с Ю́льевич Кагарли́цкий; born 29 August 1958 in Moscow) is a Russian Marxist theoretician and sociologist who has been a political dissident in the Soviet Union and in post-Soviet Russia.

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CorpWatch

CorpWatch is a research group based in San Francisco, California, USA.

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Culture of the United States

The culture of the United States is primarily Western, but is influenced by African, Native American, Asian, Polynesian, and Latin American cultures.

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Economics

Economics is the social science that seeks to describe the factors which determine the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services.

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Economy of the United States

The United States is the world's largest national economy, representing 22% of nominal global GDP and 17% of global GDP (PPP).

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Eduardo Galeano

Eduardo Hughes Galeano (3 September 1940 – 13 April 2015) was a Uruguayan journalist, writer and novelist considered, among other things, "global soccer's pre-eminent man of letters" and "a literary giant of the Latin American left".

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Edward S. Herman

Edward S. Herman (born April 7, 1925) is professor emeritus of finance at the Wharton School of Business of the University of Pennsylvania and a media analyst with a specialty in corporate and regulatory issues as well as political economy.

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Edward Said

Edward Wadie Said (إدوارد وديع سعيد,; 1 November 1935 – 25 September 2003) was a Palestinian American literary theorist and public intellectual who helped found the critical-theory field of postcolonialism.

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Foreign policy

A country's foreign policy, also called foreign relations policy, consists of self-interest strategies chosen by the state to safeguard its national interests and to achieve goals within its international relations milieu.

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Google Books

Google Books (previously known as Google Book Search and Google Print) is a service from Google Inc. that searches the full text of books and magazines that Google has scanned, converted to text using optical character recognition, and stored in its digital database.

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Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

The Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies (IEET) is a "technoprogressive think tank" that seeks to contribute to understanding of the likely impact of emerging technologies on individuals and societies by "promoting and publicizing the work of thinkers who examine the social implications of scientific and technological advance".

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John Pilger

John Richard Pilger (born 9 October 1939) is an Australian-born journalist based in London.

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Kevin Zeese

Kevin Zeese is an American political activist who has been a leader in the drug policy reform and peace movements and in efforts to ensure a voter verified paper audit trail.

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Left-wing politics

Left-wing politics are political positions or activities that accept or support social equality, often in opposition to social hierarchy and social inequality.

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Libertarian socialism

Libertarian socialism (sometimes called social anarchism,Ostergaard, Geoffrey. "Anarchism". A Dictionary of Marxist Thought. Blackwell Publishing, 1991. p. 21.Chomsky, Noam (2004). Language and Politics. In Otero, Carlos Peregrín. AK Press. p. 739 left-libertarianism and socialist libertarianism) is a group of political philosophies within the socialist movement that reject the view of socialism as state ownership of the means of production within a more general criticism of the state form itself as well as of wage labour relationships within the workplace.

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List of alternative media (U.S. political left)

This is a list of alternative media espousing the views of the American political left.

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Lydia Sargent

Lydia Sargent (born 10 January 1942) is a longtime radical American feminist.

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Magazine

Magazines are publications, usually periodical publications, that are printed or electronically published.

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Michael Albert

Michael Albert (born April 8, 1947) is an American activist, economist, speaker, and writer.

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Monthly Review

The Monthly Review, established in 1949, is an independent socialist magazine published monthly in New York City.

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New Statesman

The New Statesman is a British political and cultural magazine published in London.

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Noam Chomsky

Avram Noam Chomsky (born December 7, 1928) is an American linguist, philosopher,, by Zoltán Gendler Szabó, in Dictionary of Modern American Philosophers, 1860–1960, ed.

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Participatory economics

Participatory economics, often abbreviated parecon, is an economic system based on participatory decision making as the primary economic mechanism for the allocation of the factors of production and guidance of production in a given society.

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Participatory politics

Participatory politics or parpolity is a theoretical political system proposed by Stephen R. Shalom, professor of political science at William Paterson University in New Jersey.

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Participism

Participism is a libertarian socialist political philosophy consisting of two independently created economic and political systems: participatory economics or "parecon" and participatory politics or "parpolity".

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Peter Lang (publisher)

Peter Lang is an academic publisher specializing in the humanities and social sciences.

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Political cinema

Political cinema in the narrow sense of the term is a cinema which portrays current or historical events or social conditions in a partisan way in order to inform or to agitate the spectator.

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Politics

Politics (from πολιτικός politikos, definition "of, for, or relating to citizens") is the practice and theory of influencing other people.

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Politics of the United States

The United States is a federal constitutional republic, in which the President of the United States (the head of state and head of government), Congress, and judiciary share powers reserved to the national government, and the federal government shares sovereignty with the state governments.

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Progressivism

Progressivism is a broad philosophy based on the Idea of Progress, which asserts that advancement in science, technology, economic development, and social organization are vital to improve the human condition.

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Shooter (2007 film)

Shooter is a 2007 American conspiracy action thriller film directed by Antoine Fuqua based on the novel Point of Impact by Stephen Hunter.

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Social

The term social refers to a characteristic of living organisms as applied to populations of humans and other animals.

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South End Press

South End Press was a non-profit book publisher run on a model of participatory economics.

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Stephen Rosskamm Shalom

Stephen Rosskamm Shalom is a professor of political science at William Paterson University in New Jersey.

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Strategy

Strategy (from Greek στρατηγία stratēgia, "art of troop leader; office of general, command, generalship") is a high level plan to achieve one or more goals under conditions of uncertainty.

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TeleSUR

La Nueva Televisora del Sur (teleSUR, The New Television Station of the South) is a pan–Latin American terrestrial and satellite television network headquartered in Caracas, Venezuela.

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UK Watch

UK Watch is a left-wing web based media project, based on the model of Z Net.

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Video

Video is an electronic medium for the recording, copying, playback, broadcasting, and display of moving visual media.

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Website

A website, also written as web site, or simply site, is a set of related web pages typically served from a single web domain.

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Woods Hole, Massachusetts

Woods Hole is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Falmouth in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States.

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World Social Forum

The World Social Forum (WSF, Fórum Social Mundial) is an annual meeting of civil society organizations, first held in Brazil, which offers a self-conscious effort to develop an alternative future through the championing of counter-hegemonic globalization.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Z_Communications

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