• Degrowth: closing the global wealth divide January 23, 2019 3:06 pm
    Contradicting the dominant paradigm that economic growth equals development, degrowth theorists argue that serious cutbacks are crucial to protect life on our planet. By Riccardo Mastini Source: ROAR Today, some 4.3 billion people — more than 60 percent of the … Continue reading →
  • Two for Tuesday January 22, 2019 4:40 pm
    Killing Joke
  • US plotting coups in Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua? January 22, 2019 3:18 pm
    By Stephen Lendman Source: Intrepid Report The US wants all nations worldwide colonized, their resources looted, their people exploited as serfs, including ordinary Americans. Sovereign independent governments everywhere are targeted for regime change—by coups d’état or wars. That’s what imperialism … Continue reading →
  • “It’s Crucial to Break Up Facebook” January 21, 2019 3:13 pm
    By Asher Schechter Source: ProMarket Four decades ago, writes Tim Wu in the introduction to his recent book The Curse of Bigness, the United States and other countries entered into a sweeping experiment that radically transformed their economies and politics. … Continue reading →
    By Jonathan Davis Source: Waking Times For a long time we’ve been taught that evolution is a process that is happening to us. Thankfully we’re living in times where the human race is finally getting a grasp on the fact that we’re actually actively … Continue reading →
  • Saturday Matinee: Repo Man January 19, 2019 1:10 am
    By Alex Cox Source: AlexCoxFilms HOW DID REPO MAN OCCUR? After I left UCLA I was hired to write a script for United Artists about the British World War One deserter and agitator, Percy Topliss.  When I delivered the screenplay … Continue reading →
  • Two New Reports Point to Further US Decline & Higher Risk of War January 18, 2019 2:58 pm
    By James ONeill Source: New Eastern Outlook Two recent reports from the United States strongly suggest the United States is planning a major war with Russia and China, but are far from certain that they could in fact succeed in … Continue reading →
  • The Recession Will Be Unevenly Distributed January 17, 2019 3:22 pm
    By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds Those households, enterprises and organizations that have no debt, a very low cost basis and a highly flexible, adaptable structure will survive and even prosper. The coming recession will be unevenly distributed, … Continue reading →
  • Five Reasons I’m Excited About Tulsi Gabbard’s Candidacy January 16, 2019 3:08 pm
    By Caitlin Johnstone Source: Hawaii Representative Tulsi Gabbard has announced her intent to campaign for President of the United States, and the entire political spectrum is shitting bricks about it. Mainstream liberals and neocons are calling her a Putin puppet … Continue reading →
  • Two for Tuesday January 15, 2019 4:11 pm
    Prince EA