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BOOK REVIEW | Piketty's Capital and Ideology foresaw doom. Luckily, it also offered a way out

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Is Thomas Piketty a modern-day Nostradamus, or does he just have a really tight grasp on how ideology has created structured and institutionalised inequality - and the urgent need to find a way out? asks Khulekani Magubane. 

In the 1500s France, Michel de Nostredame was a doctor, scholar and astrologer, but centuries after his death, he was most famous for his work as an alleged seer who wrote a compilation of prophecies called Les Prophéties.

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