Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

aka the National Labor Relations Act of 1935; a foundational statute of US labor law which guarantees basic rights of private sector employees to organize into trade unions, engage in collective bargaining for better terms and conditions at work, and take collective action including strike if necessary

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liberalism's most popular quasi-social-democratic achievements--Social Security, Medicare, the Wagner Act

—p.13 Steve Bannon's Autobahn (11) default author
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liberalism's most popular quasi-social-democratic achievements--Social Security, Medicare, the Wagner Act

—p.13 Steve Bannon's Autobahn (11) default author
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the opposite or counterpart of a fact or truth; the side of a coin or medal bearing the head or principal design

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liberalism and the Democratic Party in no way represents the left-wing obverse of conservatism and the GOP. And liberals, deep down in their hearts, understand this. They have no true ideological counterpoint--no real program and certainly no vision for changing society for the better.

—p.13 Steve Bannon's Autobahn (11) default author
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liberalism and the Democratic Party in no way represents the left-wing obverse of conservatism and the GOP. And liberals, deep down in their hearts, understand this. They have no true ideological counterpoint--no real program and certainly no vision for changing society for the better.

—p.13 Steve Bannon's Autobahn (11) default author
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"master folk", i.e., the German nation as considered by the Nazis to be innately superior to others; also used in 19th century discourse that justified colonialism with the racial superiority of Europeans; results in a system of government in which only the majority ethnic group participates in government, while minority groups are disenfranchised

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Obama shunned a New Deal, and now a reactionary is riding into office promising the Herrenvolk version.

—p.13 Steve Bannon's Autobahn (11) default author
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Obama shunned a New Deal, and now a reactionary is riding into office promising the Herrenvolk version.

—p.13 Steve Bannon's Autobahn (11) default author
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(noun) an intimate and often exclusive group of persons with a unifying common interest or purpose

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he's seamlessly assembled a coterie of corporate bosses into his transition team

—p.15 The Trump Way (15) default author
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he's seamlessly assembled a coterie of corporate bosses into his transition team

—p.15 The Trump Way (15) default author
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(noun) the act of performing more than is required by duty, obligation, or need

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the United States might have seemed to many a conservative country, making the founding of the magazine an act of “supererogation,” as the Catholic reactionary put it, in fact it was anything but: it was a bold counterstroke against liberal hegemony.

—p.28 From Margins to Mainstream (23) default author
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the United States might have seemed to many a conservative country, making the founding of the magazine an act of “supererogation,” as the Catholic reactionary put it, in fact it was anything but: it was a bold counterstroke against liberal hegemony.

—p.28 From Margins to Mainstream (23) default author
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(noun) the lower middle class including especially small shopkeepers and artisans

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Continuing the provincial petit bourgeois theme, Goldwater was the grandson of the founder of a five-outlet department store chain

on Barry Goldwater

—p.28 From Margins to Mainstream (23) default author
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Continuing the provincial petit bourgeois theme, Goldwater was the grandson of the founder of a five-outlet department store chain

on Barry Goldwater

—p.28 From Margins to Mainstream (23) default author
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(especially in Marxist theory) a way of thinking that prevents a person from perceiving the true nature of their social or economic situation (esp used to mislead members of the proletariat about their own exploitation)

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Historically, many on the Left have treated working-class support for the Right as a form of false consciousness. Capital’s control of the means of ideological production (the media) allow them to distort workers’ thinking.

—p.47 How the Donald Came to Rule (41) default author
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Historically, many on the Left have treated working-class support for the Right as a form of false consciousness. Capital’s control of the means of ideological production (the media) allow them to distort workers’ thinking.

—p.47 How the Donald Came to Rule (41) default author
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a slogan refering to globalization popularised by Margaret Thatcher; means that the market economy is the only system that works, and that debate about this is over

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Now that neoliberalism has conquered its old enemies and won its world wars, its adherents have transformed from radical pioneers into conservative defenders of the status quo. “There is no alternative” sounds less like the battle cry of uncompromising reformers and more like the plea of an embattled caste.

—p.77 Stand Down Margaret (77) default author
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Now that neoliberalism has conquered its old enemies and won its world wars, its adherents have transformed from radical pioneers into conservative defenders of the status quo. “There is no alternative” sounds less like the battle cry of uncompromising reformers and more like the plea of an embattled caste.

—p.77 Stand Down Margaret (77) default author
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assistance and support in times of hardship and distress

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as Barber says, Trump gives "succor to the demagogues-in-waiting" like Le Pen.

Financial Times editor Lionel Barber

—p.114 The Glory Days Are Over (107) default author
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as Barber says, Trump gives "succor to the demagogues-in-waiting" like Le Pen.

Financial Times editor Lionel Barber

—p.114 The Glory Days Are Over (107) default author
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