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Paul Werner | Just when the Culture vultures of New York and Paris thought the United Arab Emirates were safe... more... 0 Comments
Michael W. Howard | A universal regional basic income is a useful tool for regional development that is fair and insures that cooperation benefits the least advantaged. more... 1 Comments
Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg | WBAI's Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report
marc | While the political class practices faith healing, all the participants know the end is coming when more speculative bubbles burst. The political theory that finance markets and the world economy are more efficient and more stable with deregulation and liberalization, the faith of trickle down snake oil salesmen, is over. more... 0 Comments
John Tarleton | New York taxi drivers have been speaking out for months against new city regulations that require all taxis to have new technology installed including credit card machines and global positioning systems that will track where the cabbies drive. Faced with an October 1 deadline to make the switchover, thousands of cabbies pulled their vehicles off the streets Wednesday and Thursday in the first citywide taxi strike in nine years. With the strike winding down on Thursday night, New York Taxi Workers Alliance Executive Director Bhairavi Desai spoke with The Indypendent about what was accomplished, how her group pulled off the strike and what they might be ready to do next. ||Previous coverage in The Indypendent more... 5 Comments
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Mitchel Cohen | Doug Henwood and Mitchel Cohen examine the causes and possibilities of the current housing bubble bursting. more... 0 Comments
tw | Here is a link to Philly IMC's coverage of the taxi Drivers Strike in Philly. It is important that NY IMC figures out a way to counter the dominant message out there which disempowers some of the most exploited workers in the CITY. DO YOUR JOB!
Ari Moore | In suburban Buenos Aires, thirty unemployed auto-parts workers walk into their idle factory, roll out sleeping mats and refuse to leave. Come watch what unfolds at this Socialist Party of New York City Liberation Film Series screening and discussion. more... 1 Comments
Michael R. Kratke | While the political class practices faith healing, all the participants know the end is coming when more speculative bubbles burst. The popular dogma that financial markets and the world economy are more efficient and more stable when they are more deregulated and liberalized is over. more... 0 Comments
freeman | Like the car, our sacred cow that is not discussed, speculation and prosperity based on credit are taboo subjects. The system is corrupt and its answers wrong. Will we mend our own pockets as China closes its wallet? Critical thinking, culture shock, alternative economics and Jesus' parables can be new beginnings. more... 0 Comments
Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg | WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report
antrim caskey | A small group of activists performed a hilarious street theatre piece in front of a large Bank of America branch on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue Friday evening, September 31, 2007. The costumed activists represented a gloating "King Coal," who gleefully thanked patrons walking in and out of the branch for their money, and several other coal- smeared opponents, who stood for the land and people of Appalachia. more... 1 Comments
Katrin Pinetzki | With a basic income, the unemployed of today would have the freedom to seek for employment that suits them. No one would force them to accept any work. Basic income is a way out of the dilemma of jobs destroyed by higher productivity. more... 0 Comments
Michael R. Kratke | Several US mortgage banks have gone bankrupt and their European creditors have written off hundreds of billions of euro as losses. Billions dissolve in thin air. Governments step into the breach when a collapse of the financial markets threatens. more... 0 Comments
George Monbiot | Neoliberalism claims we are best served by maximum market freedom and minimum state intervention. more... 0 Comments
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