An unequal distribution of income paralyzes the whole economy and doesn't only hit individual households... Redistribution from top to bottom ultimately depends on which social groups can enforce their interests more strongly
As Oscar López Rivera approaches his 73rd birthday on January 6, 2016 the National Puerto Rican Agenda and National Boricua Human Rights Network are launching a social media campaign (Twitter and Facebook) calling for his release.
As Anarchist Radio Berlin we had the opportunity of making an interview with two members of the new Anarchist Federation in Finland, Alusta. The interview was made during the Anarchist Bookfair in Tallinn, Estonia.
As Anarchist Radio Berlin we had the opportunity of making an interview with two activists of the occupied and self-organized refugee center Notara26 in Athens, Greece. The comrades tell us about the origins and ideas of their center as well as of the anarchist influence and importance of the Exarchia neighbourhood. They also comment on the topic of governmental (Syriza) policies and the difference of their work to such policies. And they also mention problems encountered in this project.
The neoliberal rollback has created growing instabilities. An advancing process of de-democratization and re-feudalization is connected with the rise of the new "super-rich." Piketty warned of the growing inequality between the rich and the poor.
Recently Three Rivers Rising Tide requested the membership list and meeting minutes for the last four years for the regulation subcommittee of Allegheny Health Department's Air Pollution Control Advisory Committee. Their aim was to uncover links between the subcommittee and local industrial polluters such as US Steel. Also requested were copies of any regulations the subcommittee had worked on since 2012. All those files are linked below.