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Announcement :: Social Welfare
Wilderness Heals -- Women hiking for women healing
23 Mar 2015
RSVP to attend an upcoming informational meeeting to learn more about Wilderness Heals -- a three-day pledge hike in the White Mountains to benefit the Elizabeth Stone House:

Thursday, March 26, 6:30-7:30pm
Wednesday, April 15, 6:30-7:30pm
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Commentary :: Labor
Less Growth and Less Work
23 Mar 2015
French economist Thomas Piketty described neoliberalism or finance capitalism as an "inequality machine." Profits soar and investments are postponed. Keynes spoke of three phases: investments, surplus and stagnation. Reduced working hours is the only way to full employment and gaining work-life balance.
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News :: International : Labor : Organizing : Politics : War and Militarism
Requisites for Building the Socialist Future
21 Mar 2015
1-Jose-Maria-Sison-cpp-ndf-ilps.jpgThere are five general requisites for building the socialist future. First, learn from the historical experience of the revolutionary proletariat in building socialism in the 20th century.
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Commentary :: Labor
Degrowth - A vocabulary for a new era, 19pp
21 Mar 2015
Growth in the developed economies might be coming to an end. This might be due to diminishing marginal returns (Bonaiuti, 2014), the exhaustion of technological innovations (Gordon 2012) or limits in creating effective demand and investment outlets for capital accumulating at a compound interest rate (Harvey 2010).
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News :: Radical Culture : Social Welfare : Technology : War and Militarism
Renowned War Resister Juanita Nelson Slips From Her Body
21 Mar 2015
Juanita Nelson's first public act of courage occurred on a train from Cleveland to the South when she was put at the Mason Dixon Line into a Jim Crow car. Nearly 8 decades of war tax resistance, sitins at segregated restaurants, organic farming,
simple living and peacemaking followed.
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News :: Human Rights
Global Iron Curtain: Repressive States control human rights at UN.
20 Mar 2015
American Professor describes the World's State Criminals deciding human rights issues at the international level. In my view, a Global Iron Curtain exists with the UN hiding very much of enormous and profound importance from the rest of humanity.
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News :: Race : Radical Culture : Social Welfare
Animal Agony, Union Busting, Deforestation, Human Disease At McDonald's
20 Mar 2015
Unionbusting, obesity, strokes, heart attacks, cancer, animal agony, deforestation, rainforest destruction, energy waste, crime, litter
associated with the Western wrold's biggest restaurant chain
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News :: Globalization
Pot-pourri des carcans culturels...
20 Mar 2015
Tout effet papillon est reliant...
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News :: Environment : International : Media : Palestine : War and Militarism
The Shortwave Report 03/20/15 Listen Globally!
19 Mar 2015
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. Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, Sputnik Radio, and NHK World Radio Japan.
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Commentary :: Social Welfare
Growth, Prosperity and Quality of Life
18 Mar 2015
"Our understanding of a modern economic and social system is influenced by the phase between 1950 and 1975 when the social market economy was created and democracy was re-stabilized.. Since then conditions have changed enormously. New answers are necessary..."
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