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The G192 report | Robert H Wade

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From Le Monde Diplomatique , August 2012 The G192 report | Robert H Wade Among those who care about the fate of the United Nations it is widely assumed — and regretted — that the…

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Afghanistan Lost

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Afghanistan Lost | Dennis Perrin Dennis Perrin went through his clippings file and unearthed that Village Voice column where Alexander Cockburn talks about Afghanistan, which up to now was not available in full anywhere online….

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Merkel’s Risky Weapons Exports

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Merkel’s Risky Weapons Exports Although it escaped public notice, the German government was also trying within NATO to compile a list of non-member states with whom arms deals should be allowed for strategic reasons. Having…

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The negative yield danger

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The negative yield danger | Chris Dillow Which brings us to a paradox. Although it’s widely thought that the world has too much debt, in one sense our problems are the result of too little…

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This Time ‘Class Warfare’ Cry is True

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This Time ‘Class Warfare’ Cry is True The trouble that Romney is having now with his past association with Bain Capital, illustrates the class warfare at the heart of the economic crisis, and the structure…

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Spanish Miners Battle Police Over Austerity

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Spanish Miners Battle Police Over Austerity VIDEO ESSAY: Spanish miners in the northwestern provinces of Asturias and Leon, armed with homemade rockets and slingshots, have been battling police in protest against government cuts, including a…

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