Austerity

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Howard University Hospital staff members received Covid-19 vaccination doses on December 15, 2020 in Washington, D.C.
A new paper from the scholars also calls for restructuring of poor nations' debt and rejection of austerity policies.
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Joe Biden arrives for a meeting with a bicameral and bipartisan group of legislators with his Chief of Staff Bruce Reed on June 22, 2011 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
"You cannot have Bruce Reed in your administration and pretend Social Security...
Julia Conley, staff writer
Demonstrators confront riot police during a protest demanding the resignation of Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei, in Guatemala City on November 21, 2020. - The Vice President of Guatemala, Guillermo Castillo, asked President Alejandro Giammattei to resign together for "the good of the country," after the 2021 budget was approved in Congress. (Photo: Orlando Estrada/AFP via Getty Images)
"We are outraged by poverty, injustice, the way they have stolen the public's...

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In a citizens’ "act of defiance" to rescue the homeless from Dublin's cold streets, a radical coalition of homeless people, trade unionists, activists and hundreds of volunteers have claimed an empty building and turned it into housing for 40 people. Organizers say the direct action reflects a re-awakened sense of social justice in a country battered by austerity and inequality - one in which, "People are leading where the Government has failed."