Author Archives: Marc

Hiroshima is everywhere. The never-ending struggle

https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2022/08/10/18851510.php Hiroshima is everywhere – Or: The never-ending struggle Hiroshima after the atomic bombing by Leo Ensel Hiroshima showed: Man is capable of wiping out all life on Earth. A world without nuclear weapons must be our goal. [This article … Continue reading

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The Unbroken: Evo Morales

https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2022/08/06/18851425.php Recent events give hope for a resurgence of the left on the continent. Morales points to recent electoral victories in Peru, Chile, Colombia, as well as Lula’s soon expected return to the Brazilian presidency. “These times are coming again,” … Continue reading

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Negotiating to End the Ukraine War isn’t Appeasement

https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2022/08/04/18851396.php Negotiating to End the Ukraine War isn’t Appeasement by Charles A. Kupchan A negotiated end to the conflict is the right goal — and one that needs to arrive sooner rather than later. Ukraine likely lacks the combat power … Continue reading

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The lure of unreason and Crisis profiteers

https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2022/07/28/18851307.php The lure of unreason Global Economy By Jörg Bibow [This article published on 7/19/2022 is translated from the German on the Internet, https://makroskop.eu/25-2022/verlockung-der-unvernunft-widerstehen/.] Inflation is close to the 10 percent mark – and there is pure panic. Pressure is … Continue reading

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Energy crisis and Journalism must control the powerful

https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2022/07/25/18851231.php Energy crisis: market intervention by policymakers is necessary! by Josef Thoman [This article published on 7/21/2022 is translated from the German on the Internet, https://awblog.at/energiekrise-markteingriffe-der-politik-sind-notwendig/.] We are in the middle of a multiple energy crisis. The supply of energy … Continue reading

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How they fuel war and At the Root

How they fuel war fever by John Molyneux and At the Root by Felix Feistel https://indybay.org/newsitems/2022/07/17/18851063.php As Russia continues its invasion of Ukraine, the ground is being prepared for a NATO-led escalation in the form of sanctions & possibly military … Continue reading

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Hysterical Populism and the Appetite of the Leviathan by Robert Kurz

https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2022/07/20/18851153.php The relationship between economy and social order has been turned upside down: economy is no longer a function of an overarching culture, but conversely, “human society has sunk to being an accessory of the economic system” (Karl Polanyi). Robert … Continue reading

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Americans for Financial Reform

AFR @RealBankReform AFR is a coalition of over 200 organizations campaigning for real reform in our banking & financial systems. We want to #ProtectConsumers and #StopTheDebtTrap Non-Governmental & Nonprofit Organization Washington DC https://twitter.com/RealBankReform/photo ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

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95 Theses Against the Rule of the Financial Markets (2017)

95 THESES AGAINST THE RULE OF THE FINANCIAL MARKETS BANKS TO PLOWSHARES By www.peristroika.de.] [These 95 theses are translated by Marc Batko, [email protected], from the German on the Internet, http://www.perestroika.de.] 1 What began in Luther’s time has now reached a … Continue reading

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The work critique of millenials and A new universalism of emancipation

https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2022/06/23/18850639.php The work critique of millenials and A new universalism of emancipation by Norbert Trenkle The 4-Hour League, an alliance founded in 2016 to campaign for the 4-hour day is concerned with pushing back wage labor in order to have … Continue reading

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