Some quotes from the president of Uruguay, Jose Mujica Cordano, regarded as the humblest president in the world. He gives 90 per cent of his income away to charities so that what remains is about the same income as...
While political groups play on ethnicity and religion to strengthen their grip on power and divert attention from critical social issues, price hikes and corruption; while some political leaders seek the best medical treatment for themselves; while five-star 'medical...
Is this the result of our neoliberal economic policies driven by cronyism and corruption? Guess who is hurting and suffering the most? Imagine how many Malaysian households are in debt. And if working people are struggling, what about all...
Political economist Andrew Aeria has sent in this comment, which I think reveals how out of touch Najib is with the hard reality facing low-income families in the country: First, petrol price increase. He said: Change your lifestyle. Then, crime: Change...
When people think of the World Bank, the image they often see in their minds is one of a global financial institution that provides loans to developing nations to raise their standard of living. That is basically the picture...