As football fans around the world train their sights on the opening of the football World Cup opening, the real story is on the streets of Brazil, where hundreds of thousands of people are calling for affordable housing, better...
Find out what happened when owners of Republic Windows and Doors factory shut down the plant and fired its workers. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PHzE2ZiXZAI The workers decided to organise and successfully claimed back what was due to them and then formed a cooperative...
Both the United States and its trade rival, the European Union (EU), have been forced to modify their strategy in South-east Asia in pursuit of their 'free trade' and 'liberalisation' agenda. The Malaysia-US Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is effectively dead;...
How do banks handle the trail of dirty money by corrupt politicians and businessmen? Do they bother to look behind the veil of shell companies, proxies, 'commissions' and off-shore tax havens? [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V7CzLj16AZs?rel=0&w=470&h=264] Tell me again, why exactly do we...
An anti-war protester carries the Israeli flag Photo by Rachel Avnery, Gush Shalom Some 10,000 Israelis took part in a huge anti-war march, a one-mile procession from Rabin Square to Cinematheque Square in the heart of Tel Aviv last night...