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Star Wars, Virtual Capitalism, and Western Buddhism

What is Western Buddhism and why is it so damn popular—and important?  Pop culture critical theorist Slavoj Žižek offers some possible answers in his article “Revenge of Global Finance” in In These Times.  The article was published in 2005, but the bank failures of ’08 and the following recession have imbued the insights presented in the article with […]

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