Category Archives: EMPIRE

We are all Occupiers | Arundhati Roy

People the world over salute the Occupy movement for standing up to injustice and fighting for equality at the heart of empire Arundhati Roy · 17/11/2011 ·Text re-posted from guardian.co.uk Tuesday morning, the police cleared Zuccotti Park, but today the … Continue reading

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Massive police action cracks down on Occupy Oakland

Police Raid Occupy Oakland Camp, By MALIA WOLLAN; Re-posted from The New York Times, November 14, 2011 OAKLAND, Calif. — Hundreds of police officers in riot gear raided the Occupy Oakland encampment downtown on Monday morning, making arrests and flattening … Continue reading

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Occupy first. Demands come later

by Slavoj Žižek · 26/10/2011 · guardian.co.uk The problem is not corruption or greed, the problem is the system that pushes you to be corrupt. The reason protesters went out is that they had enough of the world where recycling … Continue reading

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Occupy Los Angeles!

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A Decade After 9/11: We Are What We Loathe

Our (the United State’s) brutality and triumphalism, the byproducts of nationalism and our infantile pride, revived the jihadist movement. We became the radical Islamist movement’s most effective recruiting tool. We descended to its barbarity. We became terrorists too. By Chris … Continue reading

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Investors Fear Collapse Of Major European Bank

By Landon Thomas Jr. and Nelson D. Schwartz The New York Times Remember the collapse of Lehman Brothers? Europeans certainly do. As Europe struggles to contain its government debt crisis, the greatest fear is that one of the Continent’s major … Continue reading

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U.S. Economy Tumbles Down Down Down … Global Ranking Of Competitive Economies

U.S. in Fifth Place:  The World Economic Forum cited the U.S. for “a number of escalating weaknesses” including declining public faith in political leaders and corporate ethics. By John Heilprin HUFFINGTON POST GENEVA — The U.S. has tumbled further down … Continue reading

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Greece: A Look At America’s Future

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Hillary Clinton Warns Africa Of ‘New Colonialism’ … Joining the Colonialism of Corporate America

CIO!:  Clinton clearly needs to read the True Cost of Chevron:   Hillary Clinton Warns Africa Of ‘New Colonialism’ By Matthew Lee HUFFINGTON POST LUSAKA, Zambia — U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on Saturday warned Africa of a … Continue reading

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Rachel Maddow: War On Terror Fought On Bin Laden’s Terms

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