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Naomi Klein: 'Anti-Shock Doctrines' Show the Way to Resist
While media portray alternatives to austerity as "apocalypse," we must say no, but also "show the yes," said Klein
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Greece and the Crisis of Europe: Which Way Out?
The Greek economy has crashed, and now lies broken on the ground. The causes of the crisis are pretty well understood, but there hasn’t been enough attention to the different possible ways out. Our flight crew has shown us only one emergency exit—one that is just making things worse. But there is...
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We Are Not Greece, Portugal Is Not Cyprus, Or Is It
Calling on "all citizens, with or without party, with or without a job, with or without hope," a coalition of groups across Europe are planning a June 1 international demonstration, People United Against The Troika!, to protest austerity measures imposed by the all-powerful troika - International...
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The US and the Euro-Crisis: Lessons From a Comparison
There is a striking contrast between how the eurozone and the United States are handling their financial crises
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Iraq's ministry of social affairs estimates 4.5 million children have lost one or both parents. This means 14% of the population are orphans. (Photograph: Reuters) Views
We've Moved on from the Iraq War – But Iraqis Don't Have that Choice
Like characters from The Great Gatsby, Britain and the US have arrogantly turned their backs and left a country in ruins
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Radioactive Cesium Recorded at 10 Spots in Pacific Ocean After Fukushima
Researchers release report showing cesium in seawater, plankton following Fukushima disaster
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Body of Zahra Shahid Hussain, a senior female politician from cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan's Tehreek-e-Insaf party, is carried at a hospital in Karachi News
Gunmen Kill Female Leader in Imran Khan's Political Party in Pakistan
A senior member of Imran Khan's Movement for Justice party (PTI) was shot dead on Saturday outside the gates of her home in Karachi, Pakistan, hours before several re-elections were scheduled to take place in the country on Sunday. Zohra Hussain, 59, was a senior vice-president of the PTI in the...
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Supporters of former cricket star-turned-politician, and leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party, Imran Khan celebrate the primary unofficial results of the country's parliamentary elections in Lahore, Pakistan on Saturday, May 11, 2013. News
Vote Rigging? Charges Fly in Pakistan As Election Results Announced
New PM Sharif: Conservative who advocates free-market economics and is likely to pursue more privatization and deregulation
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Norway, Canada, the United States and the Tar Sands
Today 36 Norwegian organizations sent an open letter to Prime Minister Stoltenberg expressing opposition to development of Canadian tar sands by Statoil (the Norwegian state is majority shareholder of Statoil). Signatories include not only environmental organizations, but a broad public spectrum,...
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Imran Kahn supporters stretched out for kilometers Thursday evening, May 9, 2013 in Islamabad, Pakistan. (Photo/Facebook) News
Imran Khan's 'Tsunami' Sweeps Nation as Pakistan Prepares to Vote
Anti-Drone, Anti-Corruption platform strikes a chord with millions.
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