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Commentary :: Social Welfare
Tax reform in the US: Trump's Attack on America
18 Jan 2018
The tax reform of the Republicans is a blow against the welfare state. It strikes low-income persons and was prepared in the 1970s. the tax reform is profitable for Donald Trump but could cost the Republicans a re-election. The character of the tax heist (NY Times) can be understood with the help of the history of the Republican tax-cutting obsession.
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Commentary :: Social Welfare
Is Economic Speculation a Form of Structural Violence?
16 Jan 2018
According to neoclassical economic theory, the financial markets always return to equilibrium. Problems only occur because of state intervention. The roaring twenties led to an enormous stock euphoria. In 2018, corporations inflate their stocks in a $70 billion stock buy back program.
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Commentary :: Social Welfare
Apple could get $47 billion windfall!
15 Jan 2018
This was published on Dec 8 on
Reading comes before toppling the imploding government!
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Announcement :: International
Brazil wants true justice for Lula!
11 Jan 2018
Lula's trial must be annulled, Sergio Moro must be removed from the magistracy, dangerous element he is, and Wilson Center’s staff must recycle their behavior patterns! Humanity is tired of this mud! We all know that much more and much better is possible!
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News :: Environment : Globalization : International : Media : Politics : War and Militarism
The Shortwave Report 01/12/18 Listen Globally!
11 Jan 2018
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. Spanish National Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, NHK Japan, and Sputnik Radio.
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Commentary :: Politics
The Trump Election
11 Jan 2018
The democracy crisis, the neoliberalism crisis, and the crisis of the Democratic Party led to the victory of Trump. Capitalism is largely deregulated with a comparatively meager public sector except for the defense industry. The legitimation crisis of neoliberalism will create new possibilities for an emancipatory left
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News :: Human Rights : International : War and Militarism
Islamic State in Pakistan,.Naela Quadri Baloch
10 Jan 2018
Head of World Baloch Women Forum , Prof.Naela Quadri Baloch issued following statement to media regarding growing Islamic State footprint in Pakistan and role of Pakistani Millitary and Intelligence.

The footprint of the militant Islamic State group is continuously on the rise in Pakistan as over the past year responsibility for as many as six deadliest attacks, in which 153 people were killed, was claimed by the outfit, according to a think-tank report.The security report by Pakistan Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS) on Sunday stated that the Islamic State, especially active in northern Sindh and Balochistan.
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Commentary :: Politics
US Attorney General Will Arrest Marijuana Users Under Federal Laws Now!
05 Jan 2018
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions will now proceed to arrest marijuana users under federal laws even when they are using marijuana lawfully under state laws!
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Judge Orrick on Sanctuary Cities, Nov 2017, 28 pp
05 Jan 2018
Majority rule must be balanced by minority protection for the state to be legitimate. (Loni Guinier)
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Review :: Social Welfare
The Perfect Totalitarian Rule: Orwell
05 Jan 2018
The security state is different from the constitutional state and is marked by generalized fear, de-politization and forms without substance. In 1984, Orwell warned of totalitarianism where the past was erased and the Party created a new language.
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