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Human beings have free will, but our actions are constrained by material and practical realities. Understanding how material and practical conditions influence human behaviour makes the difference between success and catastrophic failure when it comes to the whole spectrum of political action, from private sector negotiation, to crafting legislation and making revolution. In this episode we look at: The relationship between economic activity and the high status of women in traditional...
Topics: political anthropology, materialism, idealism, anarchism, 1381
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Why are political hierarchy and male dominance so prevalent in human societies?  David Graeber thinks it's because people were doing bong rips and experimenting with different social possibilities and then got stuck this way.  Jordan Peterson thinks it's human/lobster nature.  Fortunately for humanity, both of them are wrong. PLEASE SHARE THIS SERIES! Audio Podcast   click the link on your device to open the audio podcast in your mobile app, or else search for “worbs” on your podcast...
Topics: political anthropology, hunter-gatherers, egalitarianism, socialism, anarchism, hierarchy,...