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European crisis

European crisis

Please download this New booklet and order hard copies. Capitalism in Crisis: Europe, Austerity and the Left, 2012 The SEARCH Foundation has published a 112 page booklet which is a collection of recent articles on the political economy and politics of the European expression of the global capitalist crisis. The SEARCH Foundation has produced this […]

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Brand Olympics the worst corporate criminals

Brand Olympics the worst corporate criminals

As we watch our local TV, sponsors’ ads include gambling, polluting jeeps, duolopy retail and Channel 9! Corporate “Sin-Washing” – Embracing the Olympic Brand Pays Off for Sponsors By Will Dooling Global corporations like Dow Chemical, Adidas, and McDonald’s are paying upwards of $100 million USD to sponsor the 2012 London games and associate themselves […]

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USA: the weather

USA: the weather

The Coming Hunger Wars: Heat, Drought, Rising Food Costs, and Global Unrest by Michael T. Klare The Great Drought of 2012 has yet to come to an end, but we already know that its consequences will be severe. With more than one-half of America’s counties designated as drought disaster areas, the 2012 harvest of corn, […]

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A participatory society

A participatory society

An Open Message to All Who Seek A New and Better World We are members of what is called the the Interim Consultative Committee of the International Organization for a Participatory Society – or IOPS for short. IOPS is actually an interim entity, pending a future founding convention. IOPS was convened just a few months […]

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Class unionism

Class unionism

Australian Unionism Today – Class Unionism? Report 1: to US unions By Chris White July 2012 Australian unionism remains strong, despite relentless corporate and government attacks on the living standards and rights of workers to unionise and struggle over our interests. Campaigning militants are in struggle and in organising union structures. Progressive ACTU policy emerged […]

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Earthworker Cooperative

Earthworker Cooperative

Trade unions in support of Earthworker – socially based cooperatives. Please listen to Dave Kerin and endorse and join for $20. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4E-9MNbKuAA 100,000 Australians for Earthworker Co-operative Union and community partners are pushing ahead to establish Eureka’s Future in the Latrobe Valley – the initial work, by CFMEU Mining and Energy in the Business Plan. […]

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Peacebus

Peacebus

Support the Peacebus – now in Darwin. Read here and forward http://www.peacebus.com/AboutPeacebus/

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Unions attack government failures at Rio

Unions attack government failures at Rio

No Social Justice Without Environmental Protection Sharan Burrow on our environmental crisis. ITUC 22 June 2012: The global trade union movement is bitterly disappointed at the Declaration of the Rio+20 Summit, a declaration that lacks the concrete measures necessary now to end senseless environmental destruction, drive investment into the green economy to create jobs and […]

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earthworker cooperative

earthworker cooperative

Unions support for earthworker cooperative http://earthworkercooperative.com/

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