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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



11.05.09
AFRICA:
Tractored Out by "Land Grabs"?

IRIN
States that are dependent on food imports are surrendering land to foreign investors while failing to improve income and food security for their own people.
HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS DISPLACED BY FIGHTING IN PAKISTAN HIGHLANDS
Ariane Rummery
Those fleeing now join 555,000 previously displaced Pakistanis who had fled their homes since August 2008.
IRAN URGES INTERNATIONAL NGOS TO HELP REFUGEES THERE
IRIN

MANAGE AFGHAN LABOUR MIGRATION TO CURB IRREGULAR FLOW TO IRAN, STUDY URGES
Mohammed Nadir Farhad

'FINANCIALISATION' AND THE TENDENCY TO STAGNATION
Bernard D'Mello

MEXICAN HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS SPEAK OUT AGAINST US MILITARIZATION OF MEXICO
Monica Wooters

THE SHI'A OF SAUDI ARABIA AT A CROSSROADS
Toby Matthiesen

NEPAL: Women Protesters Clash with Police

OBAMA MISSES OPPORTUNITY FOR ACCOUNTABILITY ON AID TO ISRAEL
US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation

THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF THE RESOURCE CURSE: A Literature Survey
Andrew Rosser

HELP ISRAELI HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVIST EZRA NAWI

DOCTORS, SINGLE PAYER ACTIVISTS ARRESTED, MAKE HISTORY AT SENATE FINANCE ROUNDTABLE
Donna Smith

STANFORD ANTI-WAR ALUMNI, STUDENTS CALL FOR CONDI WAR CRIMES PROBE
Marjorie Cohn

MIGRATION AND GENDER EMPOWERMENT: Recent Trends and Emerging Issues
Jayati Ghosh

AIPAC, INTERRUPTED

ISRAEL: New Profile under Investigation
Rela Mazali and Ruth Hiller

PROTECTING PRIVACY?
Arístides Esteban Hernández Guerrero

PAKISTAN: Who's to Blame?
Jamal Dajani

BESANCENOT MARCHES WITH LKP IN GUADELOUPE

ABSENT SPACES (FARAGH MAFQUD)
Laila Hotait Salas

ON ISLAM AND GENDER JUSTICE
Yoginder Sikand

MAY DAY PROTESTS CANCELLED BY SWINE FLU (H1N1) AS MEXICAN WORKERS FACE YET ANOTHER CRISIS
Dan La Botz

BRAZIL: Gay-Bashing Murders Up 55 Percent
Fabiana Frayssinet

GAZA CITIZENS AT RISK FROM RUBBISH, RUBBLE, UNEXPLODED ORDNANCE
IRIN

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

THE OBAMA GOVERNMENT'S FIRST MASSACRE
Emir Sader

NAMA AS A TOOL OF DE-INDUSTRIALIZATION OF AFRICA
Mehdi Shafaeddin

FRANCE: Prison Blockades End, But Tensions Remain

RATE OF JOB LOSS SLOWS MODERATELY, UNEMPLOYMENT RATE RISES TO 8.9 PERCENT
Dean Baker

JAMES GALBRAITH ON BANK STRESS TESTS
Al Jazeera

GUERRILLA AD CAMPAIGN REPLACES "STUDY IN ISRAEL" BILLBOARDS
U.S. Campaign for the Academic & Cultural Boycott of Israel

NEW PHASE IN THE US-ISRAEL RELATIONS?
Reina Frescó

CAIR'S HUMANITARIAN MISSION TO IRAN for Saberi, Momeni, and Levinson
Mahmoud El-Yousseph

ANTONIO GIUSTOZZI, Researcher, London School of Economics and Political Science: "The New Afghan Taliban Are Waging a Real Guerrilla War"
Frédéric Bobin

HOW IDEOLOGICAL ENEMIES COLLABORATED TO ACHIEVE DIVERGENT GOALS
Roderick Stackelberg

THE STATE AND LOCAL DRAG ON THE STIMULUS
Dean Baker and Rivka Deutsch

PARAGUAY: Protests and Rubber Bullets Greet Return of Dictatorship Criminal
Benjamin Dangl

FEMINIST-KALECKIAN MACROECONOMIC POLICY FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
Stephanie Seguino and Caren Grown

LOS EXPATRIADOS
Ian J. Seda-Irizarry

SEX WORKERS MARCH ON MAY DAY IN INDIA
Sarah Barden

GENERATION GAP: Regime Change and Iranian-American Identity
Sasan Seifikar

TOGETHER WITHOUT GOD
James Farmelant

THE FREE UNION -- HOW DID WE BUILD IT?
Kamal abu Eita

LAMAR OUTDOOR ADVERTISING BOWS TO PRO-ISRAEL PRESSURE: Removes Billboards and Stifles Freedom of Speech

ENERGY (AND EMPIRE) IN WORLD HISTORY
Matthew Thomas Clement

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
MR