Activists

Government Debt and Deficits Are Not the Problem - Private Debt Is

March 14, 2013
Michael Hudson: As long as finance is left in private hands, you’re going to have austerity and America ending up looking like Greece and Ireland

Student Loan Debt

March 14, 2013
Michael Hudson: Crippling student debt, which is also a drag on the whole ecnonomy, developed as governments pushed the burden of higher education costs onto students and pushed them into the arms of the banks

The New York Times and “Liberal Media” Helped Sell the Iraq War

March 14, 2013

Michael Ratner: The NYT and other “liberal” commentators led the way in selling the WMD myth and justified the Iraq war; their mea culpas ring hollow

Workers/People's Rights

March 4, 2013
Protesters in front of Philippines Consulate denounce treatment of Filipino workers in the US

Is a Third Intifada On the Way?

February 27, 2013

Thousands of Palestinians protest the killing of an activist after interrogation in Israeli prison, as the cause of prisoner rights spreads throughout the Occupied Territories

Hagel Confirmed – Will He Jump on the Military Expenditure Bandwagon?

February 27, 2013

Chuck Hagel is confirmed as Secretary of Defense; will he now try to sell the myth that a high military budget is good for jobs?

"The World According to Monsanto"

February 25, 2013
Thousands across Mexico demand their government reject permits for GMO Corn while Monsanto defends their patent on life in U.S. Supreme Court

The Bond Report

February 15, 2013
Patrick Bond: A massive protest could push Obama to stop the Tar Sands pipe line and shift climate debate away from market solutions

Obama: Rhetoric or New Direction?

January 23, 2013
Michael Ratner outlines 10 things he would do if he were Attorney General in the new Obama Administration

Israeli Army Killing Palestinian Protestors with Impunity say Activists

December 19, 2012

Last week, in one of the first actions of its kind, activists released the names of Israeli soldiers involved in the killing of a Palestinian protester. Mustafa Tamimi, a 28 year-old demonstrator from the village of Nabi Saleh, was killed when a soldier shot a tear gas canister at his face in December last year.…