Anna White

Anna White is the editorial assistant at Share The World's Resources. She can be contacted at anna(at)stwr.org.

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Thursday, May 20, 2010
Challenging the Bailout Economy
The inherent instability of the current financial system, largely to blame for the recent credit crisis, has raised its ugly head once again. What began in October last year with Greece admitting to a budget deficit exceeding 12 percent of its gross domestic product (well beyond the EU’s supposed limit of three percent) has burgeoned into a Europe-wide sovereign debt crisis threatening to split the monetary union apart.
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Monday, May 10, 2010
Why Local Economies Matter
Around the world, there is a growing movement to pull back from the relentless march of corporate globalization by re-rooting economic and social activities at the community level. From the burgeoning popularity of farmers' markets and food co-ops to the revitalization of community banking , people are organizing themselves to reclaim the economy from large profit-driven corporations and instead build sustainable, local alternatives.
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