Unity in diversity
This section touches on that portion of the human condition that goes beyond geographic borders: relationships between men, women and children, and their conflicts; the interaction with nature, work, consumer goods and money; questions of gender, feminism and masculinity.
The Confiscation of Bank Savings to “Save the Banks”: The Diabolical Bank “Bail-In” Proposal
Is the Cyprus Bank “Bail-in” a “dress rehearsal” for things to come?
Is a “Savings Heist” in the European Union and North America envisaged which could result in the outright confiscation of bank deposits? ...
"Dirty Wars": How the US Declares the World a Battlefield
The President's Private Army: Interview with Jeremy Scahill ("Blackwater") on his Latest Book "Dirty Wars. The World Is a Battlefield"
Jeremy Scahill: National ...
Seeds of Suicide
“Monsanto is an agricultural company.
We apply innovation and technology to help farmers around the world produce more while conserving more.”
“Producing more, Conserving more, Improving farmers lives.”
These are the ...
WTO: Who will be the next head?
- Mark Weisbrot
Contest for the post of WTO director-general pits Washington's candidate and programme against most ...
The 1 Percent’s Solution
- Paul Krugman
Economic debates rarely end with a T.K.O. But the great policy debate of recent years between Keynesians, ...
A post-history strip tease
- Pepe Escobar
This is an abridged version of a lecture this week at the 13th Seminary of Political Solidarity Don ...
Krugman & Co.: Austerity's Failure Everywhere You Look
- Jon Queally
The Keynesians win every argument, say notable economists, so why does fiscal policy refuse to budge?
Men Who Kick Down Doors
- Ann Jones
Picture this. A man, armored in tattoos, bursts into a living room not his own. He confronts ...
The Peace Movement’s Silence in the Face of Imperialistic Military Escalations in Africa and the Middle East is Unjustified and Unacceptable!
- US Peace Council
On Monday February 25th, the U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry, announced that the United States ...
Torturing hunger strikers at Guantánamo
- Nicole Colson
The hunger strike involving dozens of prisoners at Guantánamo Bay is a desperate protest against ...