I watched the video below of Paul Mason's speech at the Left Forum 2011 Opening Plenary and was flabbergasted. It's packed with incisive analysis of our current historical moment. I couldn't find a transcript, so wrote it up myself. For more, see what used to be Essential Dissent.
Hey, if you're gonna do your internationalism, I think, you know, inviting a white guy from England, you could do better. [laughter]