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America's Third World by Frida Berrigan, | September 21, 2005America's bloated military spending leaves little left over to reduce the rampant poverty exposed by Hurricane Katrina. read more »
- A few commentators have noted the striking resemblance of the Bush administration's self-inflicted disaster in New Orleans to the stated objective of conservative strategist Grover Norquist who wants to shrink the government to a size that he can drown in the bathtub. read more »
- Good idea. Rep. John Conyers, Jr., Rep. Mel Watt, Rep. Jerrold Nadler, and Rep. read more »
Why Nuclear Power Is Not The Answer by Philip Warburg, boston.com | May 9, 2005Nuclear power is not the panacaea Bush claims. Instead, we need to clean-up fossil fuel plants, invest in renewables, and build public transit. read more »
As Goes Wal-Mart by Beth Shulman, | May 3, 2005Can Wal-Mart be competitive and offer workers decent pay and benefits? Yes—if it so chooses. read more »
Washington's Two-Headed Pig by Paul Waldman, | March 15, 2005Paul Waldman explains why the bankruptcy bill was a taste of things to come—thanks to the alliance between lobbyists and the GOP. read more »
Occupy Wall St protesters wipe $5m off America's debt, telegraph.co.uk | November 17, 2012
""We hope to buy as much debt as we can and, more fundamentally, to get people asking why it is that debt can be so cheap to everyone except the debtor. Remember: you are not a loan, and you are not alone."
Radical Dude! :-).... Can They Do That?...
Judge slams Occupy Chicago arrests as ‘unconstitutional,’ throws out case, rt.com | September 29, 2012
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'Israelis Heart Iran' and 'Iranians Love Israel': Citizens Bid for Peace, commondreams.org | March 21, 2012
Wikipedia Foundation: English Wikipedia anti-SOPA blackout, wikimediafoundation.org | January 17, 2012
Democrats think Obama's playing tax-cut extension fight well , The Miami Herald | December 15, 2011
Robert Borosage was quoted in an article in the Miami Herald about the debate to extend a Social Security payroll tax cut and unemployment benefits. more »
Globalize This: Occupy UK converges on London, The Guardian | November 20, 2011
Robert Borosage on C-Span Talks Jobs And the Economy, wc-spanvideo.org | October 17, 2011
US Steelworkers Form Collaboration with MONDRAGON, usw.org | March 6, 2011
MONDRAGON, the World’s Largest, astonishingly successful, Worker-Owned Cooperative
Is this the cultural and economic firebreak against the degenerate civilisation Banksters and a few Billionaires would have us all live in?
The 16 Profitable Companies That Pay Almost Nothing In Taxes, businessinsider.com | February 19, 2011
Obama Budget Plan: Cuts To Target Working Poor, Middle Class & Students, Huffington Post | February 15, 2011