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by bobswern
Comment Count 94 comments on Tue Jan 27, 2015 at 10:00 PM PST with 181 Recommends
By Stephen Bartlett, Agricultural Missions and US Food Sovereignty Alliance , and Beverly Bell, Other Worlds Photos by Steve ...
by Bev Bell
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2014 at 06:00 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Chapter 7 of Let's Do What Works and Call it Capitalism - The Reagan Counter-Revolution Crushes the American Dream Chapter 7. The Reagan Counter-Revolution Crushes the American Dream "In this ...
by Dan Riker
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Sep 08, 2014 at 09:22 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
The idea is to tax corporations based on where sales are made, not where profits are reported. If a company has 50 percent of its sales in the U.S., the U.S. would tax 50 percent of its worldwide ...
by davej
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2014 at 07:16 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Sure. I know what you are thinking: "The TPP will not make us surfs subservient enough, and besides, it will be debated in public for at least 20 minutes before it is ratified by Multinational ...
by koNko
Comment Count 80 comments on Sun Jun 22, 2014 at 12:13 PM PDT with 150 Recommends
It’s tempting to view the results of last week’s European elections as a populists backlash against the forces of globalization and broader institutional integration. After all, a string of ...
by Dr Christopher Boerl
Comment Count 37 comments on Mon Jun 02, 2014 at 01:33 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
"I'm so confused!" That's the message I've read from a lot of people discussing the events in Ukraine. But, as it turns out, what's happened in Ukraine is really quite simple. It was a Neoliberal ...
by James Hepburn
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Mar 06, 2014 at 12:10 PM PST with 20 Recommends
The year 1979 may very well have been the year when the middle-class in America had first began it's long decent into oblivion. According the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, manufacturing in the U.S.
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Jun 28, 2013 at 04:01 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Congressional Report on the Offshoring of Jobs (December 2012) Passages in this post were excerpted from the report "Offshoring (or Offshore Outsourcing) and Job Loss Among U.S. Workers" [The ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Jun 28, 2013 at 02:08 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
After a surge in unionization during the Great Depression and after World War II, the peak unionization rate for workers in the U.S. was at 35 percent during the mid-1950s. A 45-minute documentary (...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Jun 14, 2013 at 02:40 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
You know how big-company lobbyists get some states to pass laws that block cities and counties from doing something about problems like tobacco or guns? Well there is a "trade" treaty called the ...
by davej
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jun 12, 2013 at 08:24 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Today I received an email from Americans for Legal Immigration PAC (ALIPAC) which is against any form of amnesty (I also get newsletters from the Tea Party). ALIPAC is against the current ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Jun 11, 2013 at 10:07 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Is anyone following the farm bill that’s limping through Congress? We’re not and we doubt that you are, either. In our opinion, the farm bill is pretty much a way to pass buckets of cash on to ...
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed May 29, 2013 at 06:15 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
In a capitalist society such as the United States, the economic principle of "free markets" and "supply-and demand" compliments the theory that consumers are "job creators", just as jobs that pay a ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue May 28, 2013 at 01:19 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
This blog is cross-posted at StewartAcuff.com Yesterday I arrived at Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia in Canada for a week of speaking, training, and teaching. The British Columbia Federation ...
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Feb 13, 2013 at 07:46 AM PST with 2 Recommends
If this Huffington Post article is accurate, the Obama administration's trade representative, Ron Kirk, has embraced provisions in international trade talks which would allow multinational ...
by Geenius at Wrok
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed Jun 13, 2012 at 10:20 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
For anyone who is of the misguided belief the US government has any more control over gasoline and oil prices than they have over other commodities, allow me to introduce you to the little known ...
by MetalMD
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Mar 26, 2012 at 06:16 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Do you like talking about the truth? Someone once said the truth is a delight to the delightful and horrid to the horrible.
by john de herrera
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Feb 04, 2011 at 08:48 PM PST with 3 Recommends
Over the transom today is late word the great state of North Dakota is talking Article V Convention. What does this mean? Right now on the Rec list is a diary posted by Howard Dean where he says:
by john de herrera
Comment Count 32 comments on Thu Jan 20, 2011 at 07:15 PM PST with 2 Recommends
In this early 2009 piece, FC&B outlines his solution for all of the social, financial, and environmental crises facing the United States and the world. Information in this piece comes from the ...
by Free Chicken and Beer
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Sep 09, 2009 at 10:08 PM PDT with 5 Recommends