Economy

The economic crisis and what people should do

January 25, 2008

Leo Panitch: (A TRNN replay) Democratizing economy is fundamental change needed to deal with recession

Subprime mortgage meltdown

December 14, 2007

Doug Henwood: Poor regulation, risky securitized loans and greed have led to a very high-risk situation

NYC protesters demand freeze on home foreclosures

December 13, 2007

Wall Street rally wants more help for victims of subprime mortgage meltdown

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July 18, 2007
On June 12, citing security reasons, Israel closed the Karni crossing, the last remaining commercial entry point to Gaza. Only basic food and medicines are allowed in. A Palestinian businessman, quoted by the Associated Press, says 68,000 workers have since lost their jobs. According to Gisha, an Israeli human rights group, "more than 70% of…