One Sky Reports
Year Published: 1983
Periodical profile published 1983
Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
Cx Number: CX2764
This issoe of the One Sky newsletter focuses on the economy and the challenges of economic change.
Abstract: The economy is becoming a primary concern to most people these days. The last three ONE SKY REPORTS have dealt with different aspects of this pressing problem. Each REPORT is 24 pages long, national and international in approach, and provides a resource page for further investigation.
"Microchip Imperialism" examines the internatonal operation and control of new technology. Topics include an analysis of the dominant corporations, the technology of apartheid in South Africa, the South Korean connection, robotization, and the effects on workers. The centre also produced "Labour & the New Technology", a REPPORT that focuses on workers and workplaces.
"The Global Plantation" included articles on agri-business in the Americas, land reform in Central America, North American agriculture, and farm workers.
The most recent issue, "Betting on Repression", focuses on the international debt crisis. There are articles on international banking, the Canadian banks, Mexico's debt crisis, and an enlightening analysis of the major changes that multinational corporations have gone through in the last twenty years.
Subscriptions to the ONE SKY REPORT and a monthly calendar of events come with a membership in One Sky - $10/yr. for individuals, $25/yr. for organizations. Members also reveive reduced rental rates on equipment and audio-visuals. Individuals Reports are $1/copy plus $.50 postage and handling and there is a bulk rate for 10 or more copies of $.60/copy plus postage.