Argentina faces yet another development in its dispute with holdout creditors: the RUFO (Rights-Upon-Future-Offers) clause, which prohibits Argentina from offering holdouts more than its payments to other creditors, expires at the end of 2014. Come January 1, 2015, Argentina’s case may take a different turn.
This introduction to Tomasz Konicz' "On the Search for Alternatives to the Permanent Capitalist Crisis" (2014) is translated from the German. Empire could be replaced by republic as excess could be replaced by access and more by enough. Capitalist contradictions and dislocations are not the last word.
Mitch McConnell the presumptive leader of the Republicans who have recent won a majority in the US Senate said there is now a race to turn America around. In my view, ethical human rights will not only turn America around but take it forward.
It's a strange thing, that Christmas is to be celebrated more luxuoriously
every year, wile the true meaning of Christmas is, that there was no place for
a poor Child in the Inn, like nowadays boat refugees are not welcome in
Fortress Europe. Only when all refugees are welcome in Europe, there will
be a true Christmas.
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Without the social contract, we become wolves to one another. Basic human rights include the right to participate. Everyone should share in the wealth and prosperity brought by automation, labor-saving technology and higher productivity.