Only after the last tree has been cut down. Only after the last fish has been caught. Only after the last river has been poisoned. Only then will you realize that money cannot be eaten. Cree Nation Tribal Prophecy

  • “The founder of US futures broker Peregrine Financial Group has pleaded guilty to a fraud involving 24,000 customers in the US state of Iowa.”
  • Truthout: GOP Farm Bill Obstruction Could Defund 90 Percent of Department of Agriculture
  • “The forest of towering, dead mangrove trees stretches along the beach as far as the eye can see. As the crashing waves rise and fall, short stumps emerge and vanish beneath the Pacific Ocean. Climate change has come early to the Bajo Lempa region of western El Salvador.”
  • TRNN: Immigrant workers and Occupy fight for labor rights at Hot and Crusty. As the world is watching to see what will happen during Occupy Wall Street’s one year anniversary, a group of immigrant workers at a Hot & Crusty Café organize against labor abuses and wage theft with the support of Occupy Wall Street.
  • TRNN: American Autumn: An Occudoc. Filmmaker Dennis Trainor Jr. on his new film and the challenges facing the Occupy Movement
  • Economic Update, 15 Sep. When I scheduled this post Update wasn’t yet up on Wolff’s site so I have to link to WBAI’s archive. Scroll down to Saturday, 12pm and click play.

Marx in the Morning will return next Tuesday around 12:30pm ET with a discussion of Class 1 of Prof Wolff’s Marxian Class Analysis Theory and Practice online course. All 5 class videos are on the same page, just scroll down.

The truth will set you free but first it will piss you off.