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
- “It took just over four months for the tide of public opinion to turn against François Hollande: at the start of September a poll revealed that 68% of French people were pessimistic about their country’s future under their new president. And that was the common line before Friday’s announcement of the 2013 budget, which will find him even fewer friends in the country.”
- “Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Paris on Sunday to protest against the spread of economic ‘austerity’ in France and Europe.Chanting ‘resistance, resistance’, the crowds had been rallied by around 60 organisations, including the leftwing Front de Gauche and the French Communist party, which oppose the European budget treaty.”
- TRNN: Financialization and the World Economy. Gerry Epstein: Financialization of the economy has been developing since the late 19th century and is now at historic Levels
- TRNN: Black Financial and Fraud Report. London and Wall St. in a dangerous competition to create a more unregulated environment for finance
- TRNN: Assange Speaks to UN. Michael Ratner (US attorney for Julian Assange): Assange called for release of Bradley Manning and attacked President Obama’s call for free speech while suppressing whistle blowers
- TRNN: Judges to Review Constitutionality of NDAA Military Detention Legislation. Chris Hedges: We filed our lawsuit because this legislation threatens basic democratic rights allowing for indefinite military detention to repress domestic protest
- Truthout: All Charges From Occupy Chicago Mass Arrests at “The Horse” Dismissed
- Truthout: Will Students Vote in November? Perspectives on Elections at the National Student Power Convergence
- Truthout: Poll: California Voters Overwhelmingly Support Ballot Initiative to Label GMO Foods
Marx in the Morning tomorrow afternoon around 12:30. Session 2 of Marxian Class Analysis Theory and Practice.
The truth will set you free but first it will piss you off.