#DefundLine3: Stopping This Pipeline Is A Matter Of Justice

By Tara Houska, Commondreams. -

The fight to stop the Line 3 tar sands pipeline is about justice for the land. It’s about justice for the water. Justice for Anishinaabe people whose culture and way of life it threatens. Justice [...]

Neoliberalism’s Death Knell?

By Michael Hudson, Information Clearinghouse. -

In the latest It’s Our Money podcast, PBI Chair Ellen Brown and co-host Walt McRee speak with renowned economist Michael Hudson, member of the Public Banking Institute Advisory Board. Walt [...]

Just Like The “Money Trust” Before It, Wall Street Is A Threat To Democracy

By Carter Daugherty, Take On Wall Street. -

We don’t speak of the “Money Trust” in the 21st century. But perhaps we should. These two words had a powerful resonance in the early decades of the 20th century as a label for the tiny number [...]

China Shifts Course; ‘Minsky Moment’ Of Global Financial Instability

By Jack Rasmus, counterpunch.org -

By Jack Rasmus for Counter Punch - The past year the US and global ‘real’ economies have enjoyed a moderate recovery. Much of that has been due to China stimulating its economy to ensure real [...]

Communities Vow To Stop Equity One From Building On Cemetery

By Staff, www.popularresistance.org -

By Popular Resistance. Bethesda, MD - The members of Macedonia Baptist Church (MBC,) established in 1920, one of the oldest African churches in Montgomery County is engaged in a fight with [...]

#NoDAPL Scores Major Victory: No Final Permit For Pipeline

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. Cannon Ball, North Dakota (Oceti Sakowin or Council of the Seven Fires Camp) - Today, the people won a major victory in the fight to [...]

Killing For Profit: Big ‘Pharma’ Out Of Control

By Jack Rasmus, www.telesurtv.net -

By Jack Rasmus for TeleSur. The problem with Big Pharma price gouging ‘out of control’ is not just that its companies have been allowed to operate as monopolies due to patent protection. Patent [...]