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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



04.04.09
THE NEW GREAT DEPRESSION AND INDIA
Research Unit for Political Economy
Overcapacity and debts acquired during the boom depress investment, as does monopoly capital's resistance to accepting lower rates of return.
CHÁVEZ: The Empire of the Dollar Is Coming to an End
"New monetary proposals are accompanied by one about production concerning how to channel capital flows, which remain open veins of Latin America," explained the BCV governor.
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

IN GRAPHICS: The Minimum Wage in Venezuela Will Double That in the Rest of South America
Luigino Bracci

YOUNG IRANIANS ANSWER QUESTIONS FROM YOUNG AMERICANS AND EUROPEANS
Couscous Global

GENOCIDE BY FORCE OF HABIT?
Alex de Waal

THE GERMAN LEFT AND ISRAEL
Yossi Bartal

WHY MORE OF THE SAME WILL NOT WORK
Jayati Ghosh

BEING GAY IN IRAN
Couscous Global

REFORM THE INTERNATIONAL MONETARY SYSTEM +
ON SAVINGS RATIO
Zhou Xiaochuan

YUGOSLAVIA
Lena Katina

OSVALDO MARTÍNEZ:
"The Crisis Is Not an Abnormality in Capitalism"

Luisa Maria Gonzalez Garcia

VENEZUELA: Anti-Crisis Measures without Devaluation or Higher Gas Prices: VAT Rises 3%, But Minimum Wage Rises 20%
Luigino Bracci Roa

A THREAT TO ANGRY ARAB
As'ad AbuKhalil

PROTESTS MARK THE SIXTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE IRAQ WAR

EGYPT: Waves of Workers' Strikes
Eman AbdElRahman

THERE IS NO ZOMBIE FREE LUNCH
Krzysztof Rybinski

MARXISM AND THE CRISIS OF CAPITALISM
Sean Sayers

FRANCE: Impressive Strikes and Demonstrations on 19 March 2009
CGT

IRAN'S REVOLUTION IN GLOBAL HISTORY
Fred Halliday

EL SALVADOR:
Voting in Rebel Territory

Marc Becker

DECOLONIZATION'S ROCKY ROAD: Corruption, Expropriation, and Justice in Bolivia
Benjamin Dangl

WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES INEQUALITY MAKE?
Richard Wilkinson

NASRALLAH'S RHETORIC DIRECTED EAST OR WEST?
Qifa Nabki

JAPAN: Labor Think Tank Says Shorter Work Hours Can Create 4.53 Million Jobs
Akahata

IS PRESIDENT OBAMA A SOCIALIST?
Michael Engel

IRAN'S REVOLUTION 30 YEARS ON: the Quest for Authenticity
Sadegh Kabeer

MESS O'POTAMIA -- THE IRAQ WAR IS OVER
Jon Stewart

INTERVIEW WITH DEPUTY NIDIA DÍAZ: FMLN Gets Ready to Combat the Salvadoran Right's Electoral Fraud
Chevige González Marcó

WHY LABOR DOESN'T NEED A "HOUSE OF LORDS"
Steve Early

THE WORLD BANK'S REFORMS: Different Image, Same Tune?
Mitu Sengupta

THE VALUE OF MONEY IN CONTEMPORARY CAPITALISM
Debate on Prabhat Patnaik's The Value of Money

GETTING TO THE BOTTOM OF SEA-LEVEL RISE
IRIN

AN IMPERIAL TRANSATLANTIC MARKET
Jean-Claude Paye

ISRAELIS ARE BEGINNING TO SEE THE POWER OF BDS
Shir Hever

I AM A EUROPEAN ROMA WOMAN
Farkas Csaba, Bársony Katalin, and Kohut Péter

INTERVIEW WITH ERIC TOUSSAINT
Emir Sader

THE REASONS FOR MOBILIZATION IN RÉUNION
Elise Barthet

SOCIAL CHANGE, THE WOMEN'S RIGHTS MOVEMENT, AND THE ROLE OF ISLAM
Azadeh Kian-Thiébaut

ALLEN GINSBERG:
Iran Was OUR Hostage!

The Mossadegh Project

INDUSTRIALIZING AMIDST A GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS:
Is It Possible?

Thursday, March 12, 2009

AFL-CIO SUPPORTS NATIONALIZING THE BANKS: BUT WHO WILL CONTROL AND RUN THEM?
Dan La Botz

VENEZUELA HAS A WOMAN'S FACE
Jesse Blanco

ISLAMIST-LEFTIST COOPERATION IN THE ARAB WORLD
Jillian Schwedler and Janine A. Clark

LINES IN THE SAND:
The Mad Activist Writes Gaza

Susie Day

LEFTISTS POISED TO WIN PRESIDENCY IN EL SALVADOR: New Report Examines Implications
CISPES, NACLA, and Upside Down World

BÉKÉS: A Matter of Inheritance
Béatrice Gurrey and Benoît Hopquin

KAISER'S CLASS JUSTICE
Victor Grossman

THE WEST AND ISRAEL'S NEW STRATEGY TOWARD HAMAS
Iqbal Siddiqui

WE ARE AT THE BEGINNING OF A LONG, PROFOUND, PAINFUL PROCESS OF CHANGE
James K. Galbraith

THE WEALTH OF THE BABY BOOM COHORTS AFTER THE COLLAPSE OF THE HOUSING BUBBLE
David Rosnick and Dean Baker

PRESIDENT RICHARD DURST, CAN YOU EAT THREE MEALS A DAY AND DO YOUR LAUNDRY ON OUR BUDGET?
Baldwin-Wallace Food Justice Council

MICHAEL STEELE IS A NITWIT AND WOLF BLITZER IS A JACKASS
Michael D. Yates

WILL KEYNESIANISM BE ENOUGH TO HALT THE INVESTMENT DECLINE?
Socialist Economic Bulletin

PHILOSOPHY OF DOGS
Tatu Laukkanen and Matti Pohjonen

MEXICO UNCONQUERED: Reviewing a People's History of Power and Revolt
Benjamin Dangl

THE ONLY PALESTINIAN WOMAN IN ISRAEL'S PARLIAMENT
Jonathan Cook

COMMERCIAL APPETITE AND HUMAN NEED: The Accidental and Fated Revival of Kobayashi Takiji's Cannery Ship
Norma Field

RESISTING A POLICE STATE:
The Importance of Dr. Binayak Sen

Analytical Monthly Review

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

ON THE IDEA OF COMMUNISM
Alain Badiou, Jacques Rancière, Slavoj Žižek, et al.

THE STATE OF IRAQ: An Interview with Patrick Cockburn
Daniel Finn

MEDIA CRISIS AND GRASSROOTS RESPONSE
Jordan Flaherty

TURKEY'S FALLING-OUT WITH ISRAEL DEALS BLOW TO SETTLERS: Ottoman Archives Show Land Deeds Forged
Jonathan Cook

FROM GUANGZHOU TO GAZA -- UNDERGROUND
IRIN

ON THE TENTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NATO BOMBING OF YUGOSLAVIA
Global Balkans Network

DID IRAN REJECT OBAMA'S OVERTURE?
Phil Wilayto

JIHAD AGAINST THE ABUSE OF JIHAD
Abukar Arman

HOW TO SPEND THE MONEY
Jayati Ghosh

CATALONIA: Thousands of Citizens Demonstrate against Government's Education Policies
Oriol Sabata

BRING IN THE DEAD:
Martyr Burials and Election Politics in Iran

Rasmus Christian Elling

A ONE-DAY STRIKE IS NOT ENOUGH
Olivier Besancenot

MOBILIZATIONS, VICTORIES IN OVERSEAS COLONIES SET EXAMPLE FOR FRENCH WORKERS
Richard Fidler

GENDER IN VENEZUELA: Interviews with Jenny Marl Torres and Yoari Garbrido
George Gabriel

HIDDEN WOUNDS OF OCCUPATION
Ashley Smith

ANTI-COMMUNISM WITH A LIBERAL FACE
Jay Rothermel

WHY THE ISLAMIC REPUBLIC HAS SURVIVED
Ervand Abrahamian

MAURICIO FUNES: "We Have Signed a New Accord on Peace and Reconciliation"
TeleSur

FROM THE CRISIS OF DISTRIBUTION TO THE DISTRIBUTION OF THE COSTS OF THE CRISIS
Özlem Onaran

WHO PROFITS FROM THE OCCUPATION?
Daniel Rosenberg

THE CRISIS WILL BE PROFOUND AND PROLONGED. . .
João Pedro Stedile

FEMINISM, CAPITALISM, AND THE CUNNING OF HISTORY
Nancy Fraser

ARABIC THOUGHT IN THE ILLIBERAL AGE
Christopher Parker

THE SOILS OF WAR:
The Real Agenda behind Agricultural Reconstruction in Afghanistan and Iraq

GRAIN

DO COMMUNISTS HAVE BETTER SEX?
Benita Blessing

THE ZIONIST MASQUERADE
Antoine Capet

TIPPING POINTS TO FUTURE DROWNING
IRIN

DANGEROUS DECISIONS IN AFGHANISTAN: Interview with Aijaz Ahmad
Sharmini Peries

"HOW A US FINANCIAL CRISIS REBOUNDED TO BENEFIT THE DOLLAR" +
"CENTRAL BANKS ARE STILL BUYING LARGE QUANTITIES OF TREASURIES"
Brad Setser

CULTURE IS THE NEW BARBARISM
Terry Eagleton

THE STRUGGLE TO BUILD A COALITION IN CLEVELAND AGAINST FORECLOSURES, EVICTIONS, AND UTILITY SHUT-OFFS: A Personal View
Jay Rothermel

EIGHTH OF MARCH: A United March in Caracas to Commemorate Fighting Women's Day

WHO AM I?
Four Videos by Aswat

FEMINIST ORGANIZING AGAINST THE GAZA CONFLICT
Kathambi Kinoti

UNEMPLOYMENT JUMPS TO 8.1 PERCENT AS JOB LOSS ACCELERATES
Dean Baker

CLOSED ZONE
Yoni Goodman, in collaboration with Gisha

SUSPEND EU-ISRAEL ASSOCIATION AGREEMENT
The Peace Cycle

BACK TO THE FUTURE: Bazaar Strikes, Three Decades after the Revolution
Arang Keshavarzian

AMNESTY NOW: How and Why
Jane Guskin

GLOBAL CRISIS: Economists' Conference in Havana
Deisy Francis and Susana Lee

THE SHIFT IN CANADIAN IMMIGRATION POLICY AND UNHEEDED LESSONS OF THE LIVE-IN CAREGIVER PROGRAM
Salimah Valiani

AMERICAN NIGHTMARE
Vijay Prashad

OBAMA'S IRAQ
Tuesday, March 3, 2009, 7:30-9:30 PM, Anthology Film Archives

OBAMA, IRAN, AND ISRAEL
Behzad Majdian

ELIE DOMOTA: "The Movement Is Not about to Quit"
Chat moderated by Elise Barthet

WHERE ARE IRAN'S WORKING WOMEN?
Valentine M. Moghadam

HOW SHOULD VENEZUELA FACE THE COMING RECESSION?
Oil Wars

IRAN: Poverty and Inequality since the Revolution
Djavad Salehi-Isfahani

LAWFARE IN GAZA:
Legislative Attack

Eyal Weizman

REDISTRIBUTION AND STABILITY: Beyond the Keynesian/Neo-liberal Impasse
Harry Shutt

THE ASIAN FACE OF THE GLOBAL RECESSION
C.P. Chandrasekhar and Jayati Ghosh

WEB HOST USES OFAC SANCTIONS TO BOOT DISSIDENT BLOGGERS
Clif Burns

LATIN AMERICA FACES THE GLOBAL CRISIS
Claudio Katz

DIGNIFIED RAGE, INTERNALLY DISPLACED PEOPLE, AND "BUYING CONSCIENCES"
Mary Ann Tenuto Sánchez

IS TALKING ABOUT HOMOSEXUALITY STILL A TABOO?
Rita El-Haddad

STATEMENT OF BINYAM MOHAMED

PEACEFUL RALLY IN BEIRUT FOR GAY RIGHTS
George Achi

NEW ORLEANS INTIFADA:
A Grassroots Movement Rises in New Orleans' Arab Community

Jordan Flaherty

INSURING AGAINST PRIVATE CAPITAL FLOWS: Is It Worth the Premium? What Are the Alternatives?
Jörg Bibow

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