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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



14.04.09
REGULATIONS DO NOT PREVENT CAPITALIST CRISES
Rick Wolff
Economic democracy and political democracy are conditions of each other's existence.
ISRAEL'S MILITARY THREAT AGAINST IRAN IS A BLUFF THAT KEEPS GIVING
Trita Parsi
The Great Satan will eventually make up with the ayatollahs and forget about the Jewish state, Israeli officials fear.
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

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

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
+
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

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

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