Michael Fox | Violence and illegal campaign propoganda in the leadup to the Dec. 2nd Venezuelan Constitutional Reform Referendum - New agreements between Venezuela, China and Iran - Spanish King tells Chavez to "shut up" - and the ILO criticizes Venezuela - more... 0 Comments
Thomas Riggins | The book "Marx's Revenge" seems to be an unconvincing apology for globalization. more... 2 Comments
Klemens Himpele | The neoliberal understanding of freedom restricts the possibilities of individuals to participation in the market. Structural and economic power are faded out. more... 0 Comments
Dr. Peter Stern | Americans are so adaptable it's pathetic. more... 2 Comments
Uhuru Solidarity Movement Philadelphia | STOP THE CRIMINALIZATION OF THE AFRICAN COMMUNITY!
NYC SDS | New York City Students for a Democratic Society (NYC SDS) calls on youth, students, and all outraged by the continuing war in Iraq and threat of all-out war in the Middle East to assemble at Union Square, then march on the NYC offices of corporations that are profiting off of war, torture, and the pillage of Iraq. No more business as usual. more... 2 Comments
NYC SDS | New York City Students for a Democratic Society (NYC SDS) calls on youth, students, and all outraged by the continuing war in Iraq and threat of all-out war in the Middle East to assemble at Union Square. We will march on the New York City offices of corporations that are profiting off of war, torture, and the pillage of Iraq. No more business as usual. more... 0 Comments
Immanuel Wallerstein | Bush is an absolute disaster. Instead of withdrawing and adjusting to the changed geopolitical situation, he leaped suddenly into the abyss. Capitalism is in crisis because endless capital accumulation can no longer be guaranteed to capitalists. Speculation reaps bitter fruits. more... 0 Comments
SP-USA Labor Commission | When the irreverent early 20th century comedian W.C. Fields was once caught reading the bible he explained that he was “looking for some loopholes.” On Monday November 5th, 12,000 members of the Writers Guild of America (WGA) took a bold strike action to sew up some of the loopholes which have allowed the entertainment industry to make exorbitant profits from their labor. The Socialist Party USA (SP-USA) stands with the WGA and calls upon the Association of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) to concede to the WGA’s demands for a just contract.
Christoph Butterwegge | Liberation theology warns the future of the first world is the third world. Everyday time is replaced by kairos time, the time of decision, when lawlessness masks as lawfulness. the language of proclamation runs crossway to the language of time. Perhaps the first global finance market crisis will help overcome market radicalism's control of public opinion. Cast your net on the other side! more... 5 Comments
John O'Hagan | Vantage Properties purchased Savoy Park two years ago with a refinancing from Credit Suisse for $350 million. The new landlords have done little to improve the decaying infrastructure of the building, and are attempting to raise rent and drive current residents out, tenants allege. more... 1 Comments
Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg | WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report
Saoirse | Get access to a huge pool of tools, lessen your carbon footprint, get to know more of your neighbours and save loads of money! Sharing beats consuming!
cbswatch | Some more class struggle in the world of the corporate media news conglomerates may be happening more... 0 Comments
forwarded by Skinny John | The Seward Park Area Renewal Coalition (SPARC) is planning an action/media event on this Sunday at the Seward Park urban renewal area (SPURA). more... 0 Comments
Rising Tide | New York City – Protesters with Rising Tide North America’s “Greenwash Guerrillas” paid a surprise Halloween visit to the Carbon Market Insights conference in New York City today. Posing as delegates, two protesters took the stage at the exclusive event and presented the 700 attendees with a “Deed to the Atmosphere,” denouncing Carbon Trading as a sham approach to the fossil fuels crisis. The action was the first in the US to target the growing Carbon Trading industry.
Stephen Lendman | Latin America's alternative to the IMF and World Bank more... 0 Comments
Richard Mellor | They still prevail but the contract rejections at Chrysler shook the UAW bureaucracy and the employers and are a glimpse of what is to come. And many of the new hires will likely be in the forefront of it. more... 0 Comments
NorthEast Anarchist Network Media Committee | On Friday, October 19th, 300 anarchists and IMF/World Bank opponents marched on Georgetown, home to many of DC’s most wealthy and powerful. Protesters chose Georgetown to remind the ruling elite that in the global struggle between rich and poor, the rich will be held responsible for their greed, even in their safe, upscale neighborhoods. more... 1 Comments
El Libertario, Venezuela | * With a lot of rhetoric and propaganda the Chavez administration has advanced different examples of co-management which, they claim, demonstrate their desire to transform Venezuela’s relations of production. A compañero from Europe visited us recently and got to know two of the most celebrated cases: Alcasa and Invepal. Here is the report he prepared for El Libertario # 51 about the actual working conditions in the country’s most “important” co-managed businesses. more... 68 CommentsPage 70 | Page 68
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