31 Oct '12, 4pm

Bitcoin and The Public Function of Money « @dmytri - Venture Communist | @scoopit

“My argument is that the views of knowledge developed in practice, if not in theory, by the democratic social movements of the late 1960s onwards have an unrealised relevance today. They provide some otherwise neglected tools to provide an alternative to the social-engineering state other than that presented by neo-liberalism; tools for democratising public institutions rather than privatizing them. These are by no means the only important resources for the creation of a participatory left, however. One of the hopeful features of the new global movements, with their exchange of ideas alongside the coordination of campaigns, is the discovery of how similar ideas are being arrived at through very different experiences and traditions, producing an important spur to further clarification and development. The chapter on participatory politics in Brazil, for example, illustrates...

Full article: http://www.scoop.it/t/peer2politics/p/3155754263/bitcoin-...

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Bitcoin and The Public Function of Money

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positivemoney.org.uk 29 Oct '12, 4pm

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c4ss.org 10 Nov '12, 12pm

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