US Indymedia Global Indymedia Publish About us
Printed from Boston IMC :
IVAW Winter Soldier

Winter Soldier
Brad Presente

Other Local News

Spare Change News
Open Media Boston
Somerville Voices
Cradle of Liberty
The Sword and Shield

Local Radio Shows

WMBR 88.1 FM
What's Left
WEDS at 8:00 pm
Local Edition
FRI (alt) at 5:30 pm

WMFO 91.5 FM
Socialist Alternative
SUN 11:00 am

WZBC 90.3 FM
Sounds of Dissent
SAT at 11:00 am
Truth and Justice Radio
SUN at 6:00 am

Create account Log in
Newswire Articles
Commentary :: Human Rights : Social Welfare
The high cost of private profit in health care
11 Jul 2012
Health care spending in the United States is far higher than in any other country, with worse results than most countries — so high that spending by the U.S. government alone is higher than total spending in Canada. The extra money, extracted from people and from government, are massive subsidies for corporate profit, and gigantic payouts for executives and financiers.
Read the full article...
LOCAL Announcement :: Social Welfare
Recess For Justice
11 Jul 2012
Read the full article...
News :: Politics
Health Care: How To Reduce Costs
11 Jul 2012
11 of the many ways to reduce health care costs
Read the full article...
Commentary :: Human Rights
Denis Rancourt's Struggle for Justice
11 Jul 2012
Read the full article...
Commentary :: Politics
Media Scoundrels Endorse Sham Libyan Election
11 Jul 2012
Read the full article...
Interview :: Labor
Democracy and Markets
10 Jul 2012
On one hand, industrial capitalism made possible those reforms that are part of democracy. On the other hand, owners of capital from time immemorial have feared too much democracy. In the 1980s, the head of Volvo said: "Sweden needs Volvo but Volvo doesn't need Sweden. In the capitalism of the 21st century, individuals have a complex and rich life.
Read the full article...
Commentary :: Labor
America's Left and Romney's Economic Agenda
10 Jul 2012
Axel-Fair Schulz is a professor of political science at the State University of New York, Potsdam.
Read the full article...
News :: Globalization : Human Rights : International : Labor : Social Welfare
Philippine government a "show-off"
10 Jul 2012
2012-Freedom-from-Debt-Coalition-FDC.jpgMANILA, Philippines - The Philippine government’s decision to extend a US$1-billion loan to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to supplement the Fund’s Financial Transaction Plan (FTP) of $456 billion to contain the economic crisis in Europe is an “arrogant pretension of a country very much in debt,” according to the Freedom from Debt Coalition (FDC).
Read the full article...
Commentary :: Globalization
Stolen Haitian Relief Money
10 Jul 2012
Read the full article...
Commentary :: War and Militarism
Clinton: Assad's Days Are Numbered
10 Jul 2012
Read the full article...