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Past is present in Latin America

October 3, 2013
As the Supreme Court of Brazil orders a retrial of convicted PT politicians, Joao Pedro Stedile, Leader of the Landless Rural Workers Movement, says the mass movement must become capable of setting the political agenda

Japan

September 9, 2013
Tensions in East Asia are putting stress on Japanese society as rightwing activists begin to target resident Koreans. This has led to some politicians calling for legislative action against “hate speech”

Michigan Anti-Union Law Drafted by ALEC

August 8, 2013
Demonstrators Crash ALEC convention in Chicago, a city impacted by the privatization of public schools

The Privatization of Israeli War

December 5, 2012

Shir Hever: The attack on Gaza was a show piece for “Iron Dome” technology which Israel wants to sell around the world

Netanyahu Forms Alliance with Far Right’s Lieberman

December 2, 2012

Shir Hever: UN Vote and criticism over Gaza attack matter little to Netanyahu who unites with Minister who advocates ethnic cleansing of Palestinian citizens of Israel

Reactions to the Elections

November 14, 2012
John Weeks: The fiscal cliff has simply been created by Congress in order to push austerity which is no solution during a recession