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How would we cope if Capitalism failed ? Ask 26 Greek factory Workers.

Aditya Chakrabortty The GUARDIAN July 18th, 2017 You could call the men and women at Viome factory workers, but that wouldn’t be the half of it. Try instead: some of the bravest people I’ve ever met. Or: organisers of one

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The Mainstream Media

… Still Living in Propaganda-ville The stakes in US-Russia relations could not be higher – possible nuclear conflagration and the end of civilization – but the US mainstream media is still slouching around in “propaganda-ville”. by Robert Parry Consortium News

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How Russia and China are Creating a New World Order

by Federico Pieraccini Strategic Culture Foundation (June 20 2017) The last thirty days have shown another kind of world that is engaging in cooperation, dialogue and diplomatic efforts to resolve important issues. The meeting of the members of the Belt

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Security is Ruining the Internet

by Ted Rall CounterPunch (May 17 2017) Another major cyber attack, another wave of articles telling you how to protect your data has me thinking about European ruins. Those medieval fortresses and castles had walls ten feet thick made of

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Major Developments Strongly Suggest

    … the End of Unipolar World Order by Federico Pieraccini Strategic Culture Foundation (May 14 2017) With Moon Jae-In’s victory in South Korea, the period of tension on the Korean Peninsula is likely to end. With the rise

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The Global RansomWare Attack

… and the Crimes of the US Spy Agencies by Andre Damon World Socialist Web Site wsws.org (May 16 2017) Over the past four days, some 350,000 computers have been infected by the so-called “WannaCry” malware, including 70,000 devices such

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Theresa May is the most incompetent leader in all the UK elections I’ve seen.

Joyce Brand The Guardian May 30, 2017 The Conservative manifesto assault on pensioners bore all the hallmarks of Thatcherism – without the competence. Even the U-turn on the “dementia tax” will do little to win back pensioners who’ve been thrown

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