ATLANTA, Georgia - The private central bank of the United States, the Federal Reserve, has begun purchasing $600 billion of long-term U.S. Treasury Bonds, essentially subsidising the federal deficit for the year.
Children today are likely to reach old age in a world that is 4C warmer, where the 10,000-year certainties of the global climate can no longer be relied on, and widespread crop failures, drought, flooding and mass migration of the dispossessed become a part of ev
LONDON - British energy giant BP has welcomed key progress in its plan controversially to extract oil from Canadian sands, with a company spokesman on Tuesday describing the step as a "significant milestone".
The People's Republic of China has been established for 60 years, there are tremendous changes in different aspects, particularly in the economy.
In preparing, for April 2011, its Sixth Congress, the Cuban Communist Party (PCC) has published a document on economic and social questions which, for friends of the Cuban revolution, gives rise to strong concerns, and for the population of island is a brutal and demoralizing blow.
Democracy Now! Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Common Action, a regional anarchist organization in the Pacific Northwest, has
collectively decided to dissolve as of November 15, 2010. ---- Over our two and half years
of activity, we had a presence in six different cities participating in various social
movements, coordinating several speaking tours, publishing a regular newsletter
"Intersections", and much more.
D-Day for the education system in Italy. The reform packet being proposed by Education
minister Maria Stella Gelmini goes before the lower house of parliament today and the
entire country is braced for the culmination of demonstrations being held by students to
protest the measures.
The refusal of the sky to shed rain on the coursed land on the eastern shore of the
Mediterranean sea is in accord with the sums of the reasons to be optimist. The joint
struggle of the anarchists against the wall and the other Israeli radicals with the
Palestinian grass root activists is one of the remaining glimpses of hope.
<p>The refusal of the sky to shed rain on the coursed land on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean sea is in accord with the sums of the reasons ...
Everywhere I go, people are reeling from the tragedy that is ongoing in the Gulf of
Mexico. From the eleven dead, the communities of color already torn apart by Hurricane
Katrina, the sea turtles and orca whales, the migratory birds with nowhere to go, to the
millions of gallons of oil that are still spilling out, the list of suffering goes on and
on. How could this have happened?
Endorsed by: No One Is Illegal (Ottawa); POWER; Common Cause; Indigenous People's
Solidarity Movement; Pro-Choice Coalition of Ottawa; Agitate!; Under Pressure; -- On
Saturday November 20th two queer activists were arrested for unfurling a banner as part of
the Trans Day of Remembrance events.
Featuring presentations on Aboriginal rights; refugee rights; justice struggles & more. Hosted by the Latin America Social Forum, this will also be the LASF end of year event.
Art Gallery, Addison Rd Community Centre, 142 Addison Rd, Marrickville
Come along to the last Sydney Central SA meeting for the year, and check out a multimedia presentation of the year that was; plus discuss ideas for 2011, the state election, and campaigning in the Trade unions. All welcome!
Resistance Centre, 23 Abercrombie St, Chippendale. Dinner avail from 6pm.
Is NSW the new Gasland? Speakers include Cate Faerhmann MLC & Marrickville Mayor Fiona Byrne
Petersham Town Hall