Category Archives: COLONIALISM

Boycott Divest Sanction

Posted in Boycott Divest Sanction, CAPITALISM, CAPITALISM IS OVER!, CIVIL LIBERTIES, COLONIALISM, DEMOCRACY, Displacement, EMPIRE, End Apartheid, FASCISM, Gentrification, GOVERNMENT, GREED, HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES, imperialism, INCOME INEQUALITY, INTERNATIONAL, MILITARY BRUTALITY, NEWS, Palestine, RACISM, Zionism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New York Times Used As Marketing Tool for 5M / Forest City Enterprises

On December 13th the New York Times published the following Op-Ed / marketing piece by Allison Arieff, editor and content strategist for SPUR: What Tech Hasn’t Learned From Urban Planning by Allison Arieff SAN FRANCISCO — The tech sector is, … Continue reading

Posted in "What Tech Hasn't Learned From Urban Planning", 5M, Alexa Arena, Allison Arieff, Battle For Brooklyn, CAPITALISM, COLONIALISM, Colonization of Public Space, CORPORATE BRUTALITY, Displacement, EVIL CORPORATIONS, Forest City Enterprises, Gentrification, GREED, INCOME INEQUALITY, New York Times, San Francisco, SPUR, TAX THE RICH, Tech, Urban Planning | Leave a comment

Chevron’s Worst Year Ever, Episode 5: Nigeria

By Rebecca Tarbotton, Rainforest Action Network, Executive Director / reposted from SFGate / originally posted May 28, 2012 This has been one of the worst years ever for Chevron. From it’s ongoing massive legal losses in Ecuador, to offshore disasters … Continue reading

Posted in Big Oil, BIGOTRY, CAPITAL, CAPITALISM, CAPITALISM IS OVER!, COLONIALISM, CONSUMERISM, CORPORATE BRUTALITY, DEMOCRACY, ECONOMY, EMPIRE, EMPLOYMENT, ENVIRONMENT, Global Warming, GLOBALIZATION, Health, HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES, imperialism, INCOME INEQUALITY, INTERNATIONAL, Investment, OCCUPY THE WORLD!, POLICY, postcolonialism, RACISM, RESOURCES, UNEMPLOYMENT, Women's Rights | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Capitalism: A Ghost Story

by Arundhati Roy Re-posted from Outlook India Rockefeller to Mandela, Vedanta to Anna Hazare…. How long can the cardinals of corporate gospel buy up our protests? Is it a house or a home? A temple to the new India, or … Continue reading

Posted in art, AUSTERITY, CAPITALISM, COLONIALISM, CONSUMERISM, DEMOCRACY, ECONOMY, EMPIRE, EMPLOYMENT, ENVIRONMENT, imperialism, OCCUPY!, Women's Rights | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Economic Hit Man Speaking Freely: John Perkins (1 of 4)

This is one of the best analyses of corporatocracy I’ve heard – I highly recommend!   For many years John Perkins was an “economic hit man” in the world of international finance; a function he performed by persuading Third World … Continue reading

Posted in CAPITALISM, CIVIL LIBERTIES, COLONIALISM, CORPORATE BRUTALITY, DEMOCRACY, ENVIRONMENT, EVIL CORPORATIONS, FASCISM, GLOBALIZATION, GOVERNMENT, GREED, HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES, INCOME INEQUALITY, INTERNATIONAL, POLICY | Leave a comment

Economic Hit Man Speaking Freely: John Perkins (2 of 4)

This is one of the best analyses of corporatocracy I’ve heard – I highly recommend!   For many years John Perkins was an “economic hit man” in the world of international finance; a function he performed by persuading Third World … Continue reading

Posted in CAPITALISM, CIVIL LIBERTIES, COLONIALISM, CORPORATE BRUTALITY, DEMOCRACY, ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENT, EVIL CORPORATIONS, FASCISM, GLOBALIZATION, GOVERNMENT, GREED, HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES, INCOME INEQUALITY, POLICY, RESOURCES | Leave a comment

Economic Hit Man Speaking Freely: John Perkins (4 of 4)

This is one of the best analyses of corporatocracy I’ve heard – I highly recommend! For many years John Perkins was an “economic hit man” in the world of international finance; a function he performed by persuading Third World countries … Continue reading

Posted in CAPITALISM, COLONIALISM, CORPORATE BRUTALITY, EMPIRE, ENVIRONMENT, EVIL CORPORATIONS, FASCISM, GLOBALIZATION, GOVERNMENT, GREED, HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES, INCOME INEQUALITY, INTERNATIONAL, POLICY | Leave a comment

HomoEconomics

“Predatory Lending? It wasn’t me!” Upload and quote from Global Justice Ecology Project: “When an angry crowd forecloses on Wall Street (or, in this case, Wells Fargo), they need some entertainment to keep them going. A queer crew of San … Continue reading

Posted in ARTISTS/ACTIONS, AUSTERITY, bankruptcy, CAPITAL, CAPITALISM, COLONIALISM, ECONOMY, EDUCATION, GREED, INCOME INEQUALITY, NEWS, OCCUPY SF, OCCUPY WALL STREET, TAX THE RICH, UNEMPLOYMENT | Tagged | 1 Comment

Riot cops invade & brutalize OccupySF camp at Justin Herman Plaza

Last night at the Occupy SF camp. See #OccupySF for more details.

Posted in AUSTERITY, CAPITALISM, CENSORSHIP, COLONIALISM, GLOBALIZATION, GOVERNMENT, HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES, INCOME INEQUALITY, NEWS, OCCUPY SF, POLICE BRUTALITY, POLICY, RESOURCES | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kellogg Asks Mayan Group To Reconsider Toucan Sam-Like Logo

SAN FRANCISCO — Kellogg Co. is asking a group working to defend Mayan culture to reconsider its logo, saying consumers can confuse it with Toucan Sam, the mascot of its Froot Loops cereal. An attorney for the world’s largest cereal … Continue reading

Posted in CAPITALISM, COLONIALISM, CORPORATE BRUTALITY, EVIL CORPORATIONS, FOOD, GREED | 1 Comment