Bill Montgomery

The Life and Legacy of Hugo Chavez

March 15, 2013
Palestinians mourned the death of Hugo Chavez in Gaza. Political parties said that Chavez will continue to represent a legacy of commitment towards revolution and freedom. President Mahmoud Abbas stated that “The Palestinian people will remain loyal to Chavez and his memory will remain engraved in recognition of his courage and conscience in supporting the…

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