Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Fighting to defend living standards


Living standards are falling and are certainly set to decline dramatically if action is not taken to defend them. But the main threat to living standards is not from the next bust in the resources sector. It is from the concerted attack on the living standards of ordinary working people being waged by financial institutions and big business, with the assistance of state and federal governments.

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Monday, September 17, 2012

How We Happened to Sell Off Our (Britain's) Electricity

"Does it matter that the power Britain relies on to make the country glow and hum no longer belongs to Britain?"

James Meek in the London Review of Books