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Sub-prime people

What turns a credit crunch into a financial crisis? One reliable signis when people who have always advocated privatization, free marketsand deregulation start demanding - without apology - governmentintervention, hand-outs, even 'nationalization'. People likethemselves, they say, are not to be trusted with money, so they won'tlend it to each other. Government must do it instead.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Homeward Bound

Think globally. Act locally. How many times have you heard that before? Its the catch-cry on activists stickers and posters across the world.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The debt clock is ticking...

The US National Debt Clock – a fixture at New York’s Times Square for over twenty years – has recently run out of numbers to display the correct level of national debt which now exceeds a mind-boggling $10 trillion.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The new superpowers

As US power falls, people-power is rising...…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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How to find (another) $700 billion without really trying

If you suspect it is not just Wall Street that is causing the crunch, or millionaires in the US who can now save the world by paying back their tax cuts, here's another better idea.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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So… co-operatives can build a better world, right?

A year after the Blueprint for a Co-operative Decade was launched, it’s time to assess whether co-ops are ready and willing to take the challenge..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Rio minus the principles

Reflecting on the Rio+20 Earth Summit, Nnimmo Bassey fears the gains of 1992 are slipping through our fingers.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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10 reasons to defend the Corporation Tax

It’s easy to evade austerity and enjoy welfare benefits to the full if you’re a transnational corporation. David Ransom reports.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Will you marry me under occupation?

Weddings in Gaza Strip are for many Palestinians the biggest party they will ever have – if only they can scrape the money together in their occupied land. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Eight Facts About American Inequality

Pierce Nahigyan points out some hard facts on the country’s economy. .…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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