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textUnited Nations Agency Calls for $1 Trillion COVID-19 Debt Relief Package by Kate Zeller
A United Nations agency that predicted the 2008 financial crisis is calling for $1 trillion in debt relief for developing countries to battle the economic impacts of the coronavirus....
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:55AM
textGeneral Strike 2020 by Emerican Johnson
General Strike! Urgent Call to Action! Rent Strike!...
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:07AM
textPeace is the New Priority for Planet Earth after CoVid19 Crisis by DLi
For decades Peace activists have been clamoring that the misplaced US priority on Militarism (wasting Trillions of dollars and narrowly focusing on imagined foreign enemies and/or real terrorists spawned by US policies) will decisively harm the health of citizens and the Planet itself. Sadly, 60 years after President Eisenhower warned of the danger of the Military Industrial Complex overshadowing the health and welfare of our society, the Peace agenda is still being sidelined to near extinct...
Posted: Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:39PM
textIMF Announces Coronavirus Debt Relief and Increased Lending Resources by Kate Zeller
As the coronavirus continues to take lives and wreak havoc on health systems and the economy, the International Monetary Fund announced plans for debt relief for poor countries and increased lending resources for all countries. ...
Posted: Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:32AM
textG20 Emergency Meeting Convenes on Coronavirus Health and Economic Impacts by Kate Zeller
Saudi Arabia chaired an emergency virtual G20 meeting for Presidents and Prime Minsters as the coronavirus wreaks havoc on the global economy....
Posted: Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:23PM
textSomalia Wins Debt Relief by Kate Zeller
The International Monetary Fund and World Bank announced that Somalia qualifies to receive debt relief. In three years time, Somalia's debt will be reduced from $5.2 billion to $557 million....
Posted: Wed Mar 25, 2020 2:33PM
textIMF and World Bank Ask G20 to Halt Debt Collection for Poor Countries by Kate Zeller
The International Monetary Fund asked G20 countries and other lending countries to stop collecting debt from poor countries due to the coronavirus pandemic....
Posted: Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:00AM
textAmidst Covid-19 Spread, IMF and World Bank Signal Debt Relief for Poor Countries by Kate Zeller
Developing Countries Demand Debt Payments Stop...
Posted: Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:19AM
textJubilee USA Urges Immediate IMF Covid-19 Action by Kate Zeller
Religious Development Group Proposes Solutions for Pandemic Economic Impacts...
Posted: Mon Mar 23, 2020 1:37PM
textCapitalism and COVID-19 by Alex Stephanovich
It's easy to demonstrate that capitalists don't care whether people die. Why then such drastic response to COVID-19? It is because they care about profit and preservation of their prestige and power....
Posted: Thu Mar 19, 2020 8:26PM
textCoronavirus Fearmongering Demonstrates U.S. Imperialism is a Drag on Humanity by Danny Haiphong
Coronavirus Fearmongering Demonstrates U.S. Imperialism is a Drag on Humanity...
Posted: Wed Mar 18, 2020 1:15PM
textIs Capitalism Out of Order? by Tomasz Konicz
The Financial Times put the total global debt at the trivial figure of around $253 trillion which represents a historic high. Growing debt is actually not a big problem in a growing economy as long as it does not grow faster than the gross domestic product (GDP).The debt mountain of the capitalist world system is growing much faster than the world economic output....
Posted: Wed Mar 18, 2020 3:35AM
textIMF and Word Bank Heads Debate Growing Debt Problems by Kate Zeller
The leaders of the World Bank and IMF discussed concerns of global debt levels at an event held today at the World Bank Preston Auditorium....
Posted: Mon Feb 10, 2020 11:09AM
textCall Against The Technologies Of The Devastation, Against The Mobile Industry, Against The by anarquistes contra la devastacio
1-English 2-Français 3-Castellano 1- Since 24 till 27 of February the featured event of the ICT industry- the MWC is going to be held in Barcelona. This gathering is arranged by GSMA, one of the most important organization in the world and more powerful than many governments. This year more than hundred thousand of CEOs and businessmen will attend MWC. All of them are ready to pay around the 800 -5000 euros for each access ticket. On the one hand, this lucrative industry is a part of ...
Posted: Sun Feb 9, 2020 9:39AM
textPope Francis and World Leaders Call for Inclusive Economy by Kate Zeller
Pope Francis addressed a small group of Finance Ministers, the head of the IMF and noted economists urging the creation of new global debt and tax policies that can reduce inequality and end poverty....
Posted: Wed Feb 5, 2020 11:42AM
textThe Shortwave Report 01/24/20 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. Spanish National Radio, Radio Deutsche-Welle, and Radio Havana Cuba....
Posted: Thu Jan 23, 2020 4:40PM
textIMF Chief Warns of Financial Disaster Driven by Inequality by Kate Zeller
IMF Head Kristalina Georgieva warns of a return of the Great Depression driven by inequality and financial sector instability in a speech delivered at the Peterson Institute of International Economics....
Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2020 9:59AM
textChaos. The New Age of Revolutions by Fabian Scheidler
The End of the Megamachine brings to light the roots of the destructive forces threatening the future of humankind today. While the first part leads us to the very origins of economic, military and ideological power 5000 years ago, the second and key part retraces the formation and expansion of the modern world-system through the last 500 years. ....
Posted: Wed Jan 8, 2020 7:18AM
text11-point Plan for a New Socialism by Mario Candeias
The break with the old neoliberal and new authoritarian policies becomes a necessity in the face of the multiple crisis. An impending economic slump would exacerbate this situation. The "middle way" of post-ideological openness and left-wing liberal criticism is becoming powerless....
Posted: Sat Dec 28, 2019 2:40PM
textBolivia a military coup. Coup leader Fernando Camacho boasting by Viva Evo
It was a military coup. Coup leader Fernando Camacho boasting about how his father coordinated with military so they wouldn't be mobilised against the anti-Evo protests before the coup....
Posted: Sat Dec 28, 2019 9:40AM