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KEYNES, CAPITALISM, AND THE CRISIS
John Bellamy Foster Interviewed by Brian Ashley, Amandla (South Africa)
INTERVIEW OF JOHN BELLAMY FOSTER ON THE GREAT FINANCIAL CRISIS
Mike Whitney

Nasser Zarafshan
THE THIRD SIDE ALSO EXISTS:
Regarding the Likely American Attack on Iran

Nasser Zarafshan



POSTCARDS FROM IRAN
Make Films Not War



01.05.09
ENERGY (AND EMPIRE) IN WORLD HISTORY
Matthew Thomas Clement
Vaclav Smil's Energy in World History largely ignores the relationship between imperialism and energy use.
GAZA CITIZENS AT RISK FROM RUBBISH, RUBBLE, UNEXPLODED ORDNANCE
IRIN
Environmental effects of the 23-day Israeli offensive in Gaza will be the focus of an upcoming UNEP assessment.
PRO RELI VERSUS PRO ETHIK
Victor Grossman

RE-VISITING RACE AND CLASS IN "THE AGE OF OBAMA"
E. San Juan, Jr.

THE RETURN OF THE SHADOW
Robert Fitch

THE MCCARTHYISM THAT HOROWITZ BUILT: The Cases of Margo Ramlal Nankoe, William Robinson, Nagesh Rao, and Loretta Capeheart
Dana Cloud

ROXANA SABERI'S CASE: How Should the U.S. Respond?
UPI

HORSES, STOCKS, AND BOOZE: Calculating the Losses of the Financial Crisis
Billy Wharton

LIGHTER MOMENT: Pushing the Boundaries of Public Awareness
Alex de Waal

FEMINIZATION AND THE LABOR SHARE OF INCOME
Kade Finnoff and Arjun Jayadev

ECONOMY BLAMELESS!
NO. 1 CAUSE OF LAYOFFS: EMPLOYEES!

Susie Day

AFL-CIO EXCLUDES SINGLE PAYER FROM ITS HEALTH CARE SURVEY
Andy Coates

GLOBAL IMBALANCES AND PETRODOLLARS
Rabah Arezki and Fuad Hasanov

ALFREDO JAAR: Gramsci & Pasolini
Art 21

HAS CHANGE COME TO POST-KATRINA NEW ORLEANS? Bush, Obama, and the First 100 Days
Jay Arena

FREEDOM OF ASSOCIATION: Battering Ram or Trojan Horse?
Teri L. Caraway

PALESTINIAN BDS CAMPAIGN CALLS ON TEHRAN TO CUT TIES WITH ALSTOM AND VEOLIA
Ma'an News Agency

SOMALIA: There Is No Military Solution to Piracy
Abukar Arman

LET'S HOPE THIS GIFT KEEPS ON GIVING
Michael D. Yates

GOVERNMENT PRESSURE TO CUT WAGES WILL INCREASE THE RISK OF DEFLATION
Bruce Campbell, Marjorie Griffin Cohen, Louis Gill, Pierre-Antoine Harvey, Ruth Rose, Armine Yalnizyan, Charlotte Yates, et al.

UNIONS IN NEW ZEALAND ORGANIZE THE UNORGANIZED, WIN GAINS IN MINIMUM WAGE
Roger Annis

WRETCHED CONDITIONS OF SYRIAN WORKERS IN LEBANON
IRIN

THE INDIAN POLICE AND THE THREAT TO THE LIFE OF DR. BINAYAK SEN
Ilina Sen

THE CASE OF DR. BINAYAK SEN: "Punishment by Trial" Threatens Democracy
Justice V.R. Krishna Iyer

HOW TO DISAPPEAR COMPLETELY
Radiohead

ARGENTINA REMEMBERS: Mobilizations Mark 33rd Anniversary of Military Coup
Benjamin Dangl

TRADE UNION LEADER BALA TAMPOE ON THE SRI LANKAN WAR

THE DEMOBILIZATION OF WOMEN'S MOVEMENTS:
The Case of Palestine

Islah Jad

ISRAEL FORCEFULLY CONDEMNED AT UN CONFERENCE AGAINST RACISM
Evelyn Rico

HOMAGE TO EVE KOSOFSKY SEDGWICK
Geoffroy de Lagasnerie

FIFTH SUMMIT OF THE AMERICAS
Pedro Méndez Suárez

WHY DO THE NATO POWERS THINK THAT DURBAN 1 WAS A SETBACK AND FEAR ANOTHER AT DURBAN 2?
Samir Amin

DEBT AND DROUGHT DRIVE INDIAN FARMERS TO MASS SUICIDE
Sanjay Seth

LEBANON: Fair Deal for Domestic Workers?
IRIN

CHINA AND THE LATIN AMERICA COMMODITIES BOOM: A Critical Assessment
Kevin P. Gallagher and Roberto Porzecanski

LATIN AMERICA CHANGES: Hunger Strikes in Bolivia, Summits in the Caribbean
Benjamin Dangl

OUR BELOVED NORTH KOREA
Imawano Kiyoshiro

GAZA AID ROTS IN EGYPT
Erin Cunningham

INTERVIEW WITH KEN LOACH: "Now, More Than Ever, We Need Parties of the Principled Left"
Chris Den Hond

INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION AND CAPACITY UTILIZATION
Federal Reserve Board

PATTERNS OF ADJUSTMENT IN THE AGE OF FINANCE: The Case of Turkey as a Peripheral Agent of Neoliberal Globalization
A. Erinç Yeldan

RED SHIRTS IN THAILAND FACE THE ARMED MIGHT OF THE RULING ELITES
Giles Ji Ungpakorn

ISRAEL'S MILITARY THREAT AGAINST IRAN IS A BLUFF THAT KEEPS GIVING
Trita Parsi

RED SHOWDOWN IN BANGKOK
Chandler Vandergrift

TURKEY AND THE OBAMA VISIT: "He Gave Me Water!"
Nuray Mert

ARMY FMI 3-24.2: Tactics in Counterinsurgency (March 2009)

THAILAND: Red Shirts Shut Down the ASEAN Summit

EGYPT AND ISRAEL: The Enemy of My Enemy Is My Friend
Jamal Dajani

REZA WAR + PEACE
Dariush Rajabian

DEMONSTRATION IN BAGHDAD AGAINST US OCCUPATION

INTRODUCING ALGERIA'S PRESIDENT-FOR-LIFE
Ahmed Aghrout and Yahia H. Zoubir

WHICH SIDE ARE YOU ON? Hakenmura and the Working Poor as a Tipping Point in Japanese Labor Politics
Toru Shinoda

WRESTLING WITH THE PAST
Alexander Peter d'Erizans

LEAN TIMES FOR THE ANTI-WAR MOVEMENT
Shawn Zeller

CHINA'S WAY FORWARD? Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Hegemony and the World Economy in Crisis
Mark Selden

ISRAEL RAILWAYS ACCUSED OF RACISM OVER SACKED ARAB GUARDS
Jonathan Cook

GRINGO: Reviewing a North American Anti-imperialist Student's Experience of Latin America
Jeremy Mage

DO DARFUR'S IDPS HAVE AN URBAN FUTURE?
Alex de Waal

THE NEW GREAT DEPRESSION AND INDIA
Research Unit for Political Economy

THE IRAN-VENEZUELA BI-NATIONAL BANK LAUNCHED
YVKE Mundial

THE BLIGHTED GROVES OF ACADEME
Michael D. Yates

UNEMPLOYMENT JUMPS TO 8.5%, ECONOMY SHEDS 663,000 JOBS
Dean Baker

WOMEN AND THE DEMOCRATIC STATE: Agents of Gender Policy Reform in the Context of Regime Transition in Venezuela (1970-2007)
Inés N. Rojas Avendaño

MOTOROLA SELLS ISRAEL BOMB DIVISION AS NATIONAL BOYCOTT CAMPAIGN ADVANCES
US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation

DEATH OF A DEMONSTRATOR IN LONDON WAS NOT SO "NATURAL": Police Provoked Confrontations
YVKE Mundial with Pueblos Sin Fronteras

ISRAEL:
Changing the Rules of War

George Bisharat

THE G20 AND THE HIRCS
Oscar Ugarteche

FTA -- Now More Than Ever
Jay Rothermel

CRIME IN VENEZUELA: Opposition Weapon or Serious Problem?
Tamara Pearson

BEYOND ELECTIONS IN THE AMERICAS: An Interview with Michael Fox
Benjamin Dangl and Michael Fox

RESTRUCTURE THE BIG 3, BUT NOT WITH BANKRUPTCY
Mark Brenner, Mischa Gaus, and Jane Slaughter

HAMAS IS FAMILY
Anarchist Queer from "Syria"

THE OBAMA STIMULUS -- A VIEW FROM CINCINNATI, OHIO
Dan La Botz

BERNIE BREAKOUT SHOCKER! MADOFF ALMOST MADE OFF!!!
Susie Day

POLITICAL ISLAM AND THE NEW GLOBAL ECONOMY: The Political Economy of Islamist Social Movements in Egypt and Turkey
Joel Beinin

PRESIDENT CHÁVEZ AND VENEZUELA'S SOCIALIST ELECTED OFFICIALS MEET TO DISCUSS POLITICAL STRATEGY
James Suggett

THIS CRISIS OF CAPITALISM IS NOT ALL BAD NEWS
Jayati Ghosh

OPEN LETTER FROM LÓPEZ OBRADOR TO HILLARY CLINTON UPON HER VISIT TO MEXICO

WANTED: Red-Green Alliance for Radically Democratic Reorganization of Production
Rick Wolff

G20 PROTESTS

NEPAL: Meeting the People's Liberation Army
Ben Peterson

LATIN AMERICAN CINEMA:
Women Directors on the Web

Patricia Grogg

SOFIE FROM NORWAY HAS QUESTIONS FOR SARA IN IRAN
Couscous Global

G20 MELTDOWN IN THE CITY

DHS ISSUES "NEW" WORKSITE ENFORCEMENT GUIDELINES THAT ARE SIMPLY MORE OF THE SAME
National Immigration Law Center

ISRAEL PLANS TO USE GAYS TO BOMB IRAN
Amal Amireh

CHRYSLER'S PLAN? Send Pay and Standards Down the Drain
Larry Christensen

SINGLE PAYER: Vast Savings on Bureaucracy and Profits
David U. Himmelstein

ANI G'EH BISRAEL: Zionism and the Paradox of Gay Rights
Tallie Ben Daniel

ISRAEL, PALESTINE, AND QUEERS
Haneen Maikey and Jason Ritchie

TROUBLED ASSETS: The IMF's Latest Projections for Economic Growth in the Western Hemisphere
David Rosnick

HOW CAN WE RAISE AWARENESS IN DARFUR OF HOW MUCH WE'RE DOING FOR THEM?
Onion News Network

WHAT WOULD YOU DO IF THE GOVERNMENT CONFISCATED YOUR COMPUTER?
Sydney Levy

DEEPENING CRISIS, GROWING RESISTANCE: Workers in Turkey
Eren Buglalilar

THE IMMIGRATION SYSTEM: Maybe Not So Broken
David L. Wilson

ISRAEL: The Killing of Bassem Ibrahim Abu Rahme
Clayton Swisher and Yisrael Puterman

A SECRET HELIOTROPISM OF MAY 1968
Christian Garland

THE BALOCH QUESTION
Umer A. Chaudhry

THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF ISRAEL AGAINST THE RIGHTIST NETANYAHU GOVERNMENT'S NEW ECONOMIC PLAN

LESSONS FROM HISTORY:
The Case against AFRICOM

Stephen Roblin

WORKERS' ORGANIZATIONS IN PAKISTAN: Why No Role in Formal Politics?
Christopher Candland

SCOTTISH TRADE UNION CONGRESS VOTES FOR BDS AGAINST ISRAEL
Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign

IS OBAMA A JUSTICE PRESIDENT?
Richard D. Vogel

ISRAEL:
Feeling Guilty, Until the Next Page

Ami Kaufman

IMAGES OF WOMEN IN THE MAGHREB: Persistent Clichés and Changing Realities
Yassine Temlali

THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL COMMUNITY
Prabhat Patnaik

AHMADINEJAD AND THE UN SUMMIT
Khodadad Rezakhani

PHILIPPINES: Illegal Abortions -- the Risks and the Misery
IRIN

EXCESSIVE LIQUIDITY PREFERENCE
Prabhat Patnaik

CIVILIANS SUFFER IN SRI LANKA CONFLICT
Lucy Keating
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TAMILS TAKE TO THE STREETS IN LONDON
Mark Seddon

HUMANITARIAN BLUES
Tara McCormack

IN MEMORY OF VICTIMS OF STATE VIOLENCE
Josetxo Ezcurra

AHMADINEJAD INTERVENES ON BEHALF OF ROXANA SABERI AND HOSSEIN DERAKHSHAN
BBC

"WHAT ABOUT CUBA, MR. OBAMA?"
Emir Sader

EDUARDO GALEANO'S BOOK SOARS TO NO. 1 AFTER BEING GIFTED TO OBAMA BY CHÁVEZ
VTV

RESERVE MANAGERS KEEP BUYING TREASURIES . . .
Brad Setser

INDIA'S MAOIST REVOLUTION
SBS Dateline

TALIBAN EXPLOIT CLASS RIFTS IN PAKISTAN
Jane Perlez and Pir Zubair Shah

DEFAULT: the Student Loan Documentary
Aurora Meneghello and Serge Bakalian

RETHINK AFGHANISTAN
Robert Greenwald

SECURITY COUNCIL CONDEMNATION OF NORTH KOREAN "UFO" DEEPENS KOREAN CRISIS
Gavan McCormack

CUBA:
Keeping the Wolf from the Door

Patricia Grogg

NORTH KOREA: A DAY IN THE LIFE
Pieter Fleury

THE MAKING OF A MARXIST IN CAPITALIST CRISIS
Arindam Sen

BEHIND THE "TAX DAY TEA PARTIES"
Phil Wilayto

AMERICANS FAVOR NEW APPROACH TO CUBA: Lift the Travel Ban, Establish Diplomatic Relations
WorldPublicOpinion.org

THE AGE OF NASRALLAH
Qifa Nabki

21ST CENTURY SOCIALISM ON THE MOVE -- Reflections on "The Path for Human Development"
Ivan Drury

REGULATIONS DO NOT PREVENT CAPITALIST CRISES
Rick Wolff

CUBA: Nearly There
Dalia Acosta

CUBA: Economic Restructuring, Recent Trends and Major Challenges
Elda Molina Díaz

SAVIORS AND SURVIVORS
Alex de Waal

THE AUTO CRISIS: Putting Our Own Alternative on the Table
Sam Gindin

EDUARDO GALEANO:
The Open Eyes of Latin America

Jorge Majfud

TAKE BACK THE LAND:
Interview with Max Rameau


VENEZUELA: The Coup of 11 April 2002, in Images
Patricia Rivas

DECONSTRUCTING LABOR:
What Is 'New' in Contemporary Capitalism and Economic Policies: a Marxian-Kaleckian Perspective

Riccardo Bellofiore and Joseph Halevi

THE CASE AGAINST SHELL
Center for Constitutional Rights

ARAB STUDENTS MARGINALIZED BY ISRAELI UNIVERSITIES
Jonathan Cook

A "PEOPLE FIRST" STRATEGY: Credit Cannot Flow When There Are No Creditworthy Borrowers or Profitable Projects
James K. Galbraith

OBAMA AND THE BANKS
Joseph Halevi

MOLDOVA IN THE RUSSIAN MEDIA

G20 AND INTER-CAPITALIST CONFLICTS
Joseph Halevi

TURKEY: "NATO: 60 Years Is Enough" and "Obama, Go Home"

SCHOLARS AROUND THE WORLD EXPRESS CONCERNS ABOUT CURRENT CRISIS IN NORTHEAST ASIA

APRIL 6 STRIKE -- WHAT TO EXPECT
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APRIL 6 = APRIL FOOLS
The Arabist

EGYPT: Muslim Brothers Back 6th April Strike
The Arabist

EVOLUTION OF THE MEXICAN STATE
Dan La Botz

ISRAEL ON TRIAL
George Bisharat

CHÁVEZ: The Empire of the Dollar Is Coming to an End

FRANCE: Anti-NATO Protesters Clash with Police, 300 Arrested, 105 Detained

SUMMER 2009 MEDICAL MISSION TO TREAT IRAQI AND PALESTINIAN REFUGEES IN SYRIA

CHÁVEZ AND AHMADINEJAD CALL FOR BREAKING FREE FROM FREE TRADE
YVKE Mundial

CHÁVEZ PROPOSES CREATION OF OPEC BANK TO CUSHION IMPACTS OF GLOBAL RECESSION
José Armas

ANTI-G20 PROTESTERS ROCK THE CITY OF LONDON
Hamish Macdonald

INVESTIGATE THE ISRAELI MISSILE CONTRACT
Communist Party of India (Marxist)

ON ANTI-SEMITISM, BOYCOTTS, AND THE CASE OF HERMANN DIERKES
Judith Butler, Noam Chomsky, Jacques Hersh, Shir Hever, Naomi Klein, Eilat Moaz, Howard Zinn, et al.

MASSIVE PROTEST CHALLENGES VIRGINIA MURDER VERDICT
Phil Wilayto

WHAT'S NEXT FOR VENEZUELA'S OPPOSITION?
Max Ajl

READING, WRITING, AND UNION-BUILDING
Steve Early

ON LAND DAY
Mazin Qumsiyeh

PROTEST IN HEBRON TO OPEN SHUHADA STREET ENDS WITH FIVE INJURED, ONE ARRESTED
Isabel Nicholson

BC STUDENTS FORCED TO TAKE PROF. BILL AYERS OFF-CAMPUS: Student Organizers in Search of New Venue After BC Administrators Abandon Academic Freedom

TEMPLATE REVOLUTIONS: Marketing U.S. Regime Change in Eastern Europe
Gerald Sussman and Sascha Krader

CHRONICLES OF IRAN
Soudabeh Moradian

NOT YET A CRISIS OF THE CAPITALIST CLASS: Interview with David Harvey
Marco Berlinguer, Kate Ferguson, and Hilary Wainwright

INTERVIEW WITH ALÍ RODRÍGUEZ ARAQUE, Minister of Economy and Finance, Venezuela
Suhelis Tejero Puntes

ACTION BOYCOTT ISRAEL
Palestine Vivra

SECULARISM, HERMENEUTICS, AND EMPIRE: The Politics of Islamic Reformation
Saba Mahmood

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