Rise of fascism again the issue
Capitalism is failing the planet
Toward the Agro-Police State
The main problem with precision agriculture -- and the hype that surrounds it -- is the faulty assumptions that it rests on. The problems of...
Global water crisis causing hunger, war and terrorism
21st-Century Land Grabs
Land grabs -- whether initiated by multinational corporations and private investment firms emanating from the capitalist core, sovereign wealth funds...
Liberal climate agenda doomed to failure
War by Media & Triumph of Propaganda
A Fossil Fuel Exit Program
A complete transition away from fossil fuels is necessary within a few decades. The question is how to construct an exit strategy that will accomplish this. James Hansen has provided a starting point for a realistic climate-change exit strategy....
Connexions Newsletter - May 28, 2017
In this issue, we look at the relentless persistence of people challenging injustice and entrenched power in places around the world, including Palestine, Korea, China, Canada, and the United States....
Economic Parasites and the Disasters of Neoliberalism
Michael Hudson discusses how financial parasites and debt bondage destroy the global economy. He asks: how do we get the left to pay attention to what is happening in the economy? How do we get the left to talk about economics instead of ethnic identity and sexual identity and culture alone?
Top 1 percent own more than half world’s wealth
Global wealth inequality continues to worsen and has reached a new milestone, with the top 1 percent owning more of the world’s assets than the bottom 99 percent combined....
Climate Crisis and the Jobs vs. Environment Dilemma
NGOs Are Cages
We really need to understand the methods used by NGOs to undermine radical political organizing efforts and divert us into political dead ends.
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