Topic: Austerity

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Universal Basic Income is definitely not a ‘leftie pinko’ idea

Peter BoyleIssue 1167April 12, 2018Analysiswelfare rightsAustraliaWe shouldn’t confuse the idea of a liveable income as a right with UBI.The idea of...   [ continue reading...]



The Backlash podcast episode 2: "you can't eat a condom"

Anti-choice activists at the United Nations argue that rural women need food, not reproductive choice. But unsafe...   [ continue reading...]



Don’t Be Taken in By Sudan Prisoner Release

Expand Sudan’s President Omar Al Bashir addresses the nation during the 62nd Ann...   [ continue reading...]



Teachers in Puerto Rico Demand an End to School Closures and Privatization

Efforts to privatize the public schools in Puerto Rico were already under way when Hurricane Maria provided just the impetus the neoliberal establishment was lo...   [ continue reading...]



Lights in the distance

A new book on migration processes in the European Union foregrounds human stories, militarising borders and Europe...   [ continue reading...]



The Good Friday Agreement is 20 years old today - but will it last another 20?

The Good Friday Agreement transformed Northern Ireland. But sectarian divides still run deep, worsened by austerit...   [ continue reading...]



Oklahoma teachers launch mutiny against austerity

Michelle ChenIssue 1176April 10, 2018Worldeducationworkers' rights & unionsUnite StatesA teacher walks the picket line at the state capitol on April 2,...   [ continue reading...]



Three More Reasons for Wealth-Deprived Americans to Take to the Streets

The rest of America has been left behind, but their voices are getting louder. It's starting to happen, as teachers around the country are fighting bac...   [ continue reading...]



Outrage Follows Puerto Rico's Announcement It's Closing Nearly a Third of Its Public Schools

"The harm that the education secretary is causing children and their parents is immeasurable." Teachers unions and outraged citizens in Puerto Rico are...   [ continue reading...]



Why New Social Movements Are Different

(AP Photo/David Goldman) Protesters march at Oceti Sakowin camp, where people have gathered to protest the Dakota Access oil pipeline, in Cannon Ball,...   [ continue reading...]



Why 21st Social Movements Are Very Different from the Last Century

A new book from social reformer Jai Sen explores the international age of protest. In mid-March, a Canadian alliance of First Nation tribes led protests i...   [ continue reading...]



The hard right and its threats to democratic liberalism

Unlike the hard right I have not conjured up an imaginary Other, but identified a genuine adversary in a struggle...   [ continue reading...]



The DCCC’s Long, Ugly History of Sabotaging Progressives

In February, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) attempted to undermine Democratic primary candidate Laura Moser out of fear she’s too...   [ continue reading...]



The truth about Corbyn supporters’ Facebook groups

2,000 abusive messages are too thousand too many. Is there any more to be said? It seems there might be....   [ continue reading...]



Progressives Have a Game Plan for Replacing the Chicago Machine

Chicago and Illinois are at a crossroads. In an era of unlimited money in politics, spiking income inequality and increasing attacks on organized labor, the wea...   [ continue reading...]



Jim Hightower: A Regime of Austerity Versus the Common Good

The super-rich are separating their good fortunes from the well-being of the many. Sometimes, it's useful to state the obvious. Here's a fact, for example...   [ continue reading...]



Mining History Museum Preserves the Labor History That Led to Coal Baron Don Blankenship

There's a palpable tension between King Coal and those tasked with preserving its history. The following is an excerpt of Carolyne Whelan's essay "King Co...   [ continue reading...]



Will MeRA25 bring the bright day that Greece has been waiting for?

Why should Europeans care, more than vicariously, about a new Greek political party this time around? A French per...   [ continue reading...]



Headlines for March 29, 2018

Fired Veterans Affairs Secretary Says He Was Ousted for Opposing Privatization of Agency, White House Says Police Killing of Stephon Clark Is "Local Matter", No...   [ continue reading...]



Britain's security, Labour's missed opportunity

Corbyn's party changed and won the argument on austerity. It could do the same on defence – but it doesn't w...   [ continue reading...]

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