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Writing with Movements | Chris Dixon. David Hencke | Westminster, Whitehall and Berkhamsted news and views. SF Diggers (1966-68, beyond) What is the Digger Archives? First time here? The Overview page explains who the Diggers were (are) and the intent of this site. The What's New page highlights additions to this web so returning visitors might check there first. The old Digger Forum Discussion Group has morphed into a WordPress blog. Feel free to check it out. The links on the left border show the main sections of the Digger Archives. Highlights of the Digger Archives: Videos. Professor Richard D. Wolff | Economics Professor.

Press Freedom Under Fire in Ferguson. REAL PROGRESSIVES FOR REAL CHANGE. Shows | This Is Hell! 796: Control, Alter, Delete Shows Wealth division multiplies / Taking back the internet / Ukrainian for “nuance” / PLUS: Brazil’s stadium splurge, RIP Michael Ruppert and Buzzfeed’s quiz answered 795: Liquidity Trap Shows Jellyfish as reverse canaries / Oil finds Ghana / Bohemian sketchpad / PLUS: Foreign policy’s women problem, UK media update and Ungroupthink. 794: Live Free or Dry Shows The end of water / Post-credit capitalism / Taiwan’s Sunflower protest movement / Plus: Live from election day Afghanistan and poorsplaining outrage in America 793: Historical Blindness Shows America, 1491 / Afghanistan, 911 / Reagan – free speech narc / the conservative 60s / North Korea primer / mid-post-colonial Africa 792: Eurofission Shows America’s double government / Islamophobic surveillance / Ukraine’s Incoherent Revolution / Bosnia’s Democratic Uprising / Plus: Venezuela coverage uncovered, Wallerstein in Iran and the sadness of Fred Phelps. 791: Rewind – Spring Broke Shows 790: House of Shards Shows.

Hip-Hop News | Hip Hop Culture | Davey D. Pacific Standard - Politics, Health, Economy, Environment, Culture, Education - Pacific Standard: The Science of Society. Humanize Palestine. Do Democrats want to fix inequality? Or just complain about it? | Alexis Goldstein. On Friday, Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen warned that “income and wealth inequality are near their highest levels in the past hundred years”.

On Saturday, Senator Elizabeth Warren called for federal student loan refinancing, and declared: “The game is rigged, and the Republicans rigged it.” On Sunday, along with a secret memo that threatened “crushing” defeats, there was the headline on the front page of the New York Times: “Black Vote Seen as Last Hope for Democrats to Hold Senate”. Inequality: it’s all anybody can talk about ... except Democrats on the campaign trail who, with two weeks before Election Day, desperately need to turn out the very people so disproportionately affected by it – young and minority voters. Sure, the teacher-backed Super-Pacs are hitting Republicans from Arkansas and North Carolina to Hawaii and back again for wanting to “shut down” public education. Yes, ignoring affordable housing is the stuff attack ads are made of.

The Free Thought Project. Media Lens - Media Lens - News Analysis and Media Criticism. Because Finance Is BORING. The XX Committee | intelligence, strategy, and security in a dangerous world. Fernand Braudel Center: Commentaries: Archive. © Immanuel Wallerstein 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 [Copyright by Immanuel Wallerstein, distributed by Agence Global.

For rights and permissions, including translations and posting to non-commercial sites, and contact:, 1.336.686.9002 or 1.336.286.6606. Permission is granted to download, forward electronically, or e-mail to others, provided the essay remains intact and the copyright note is displayed. To contact author, write: These commentaries, published twice monthly, are intended to be reflections on the contemporary world scene, as seen from the perspective not of the immediate headlines but of the long term.] If you would like each Commentary emailed to you as it is published, send a message with SUBSCRIBE COMMENTARY as the subject and YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS as the message to: Commentaries in English, 2014 Commentaries in English, 2013 Arabic. Louis Proyect: The Unrepentant Marxist. Julio Huato. YES! Magazine — Powerful Ideas, Practical Actions — YES! Magazine.

aNtiDoTe | A tale of blind doctors and good illnesses. Water. CEPR. Histories of Violence. Economic Democracy. Whislteblowers. Economist and OECD Chairman of Economic Development and Review Committee | William White. Reading Marx's Capital with David Harvey Reading Marx's Capital with David Harvey » A close reading of the text of Karl Marx's Capital. The Return of the Public | Media, Politics, Reform. §. LENIN'S TOMB. OpenDemocracy. Red Pepper. New Left Project | Home. New Left Project | About. About NLP: New Left Project is dedicated to producing high quality comment and analysis on issues of concern to the political left (broadly defined).

We are not affiliated to any particular party, tendency or strand of thought. Rather, we seek to contribute towards a lively, inclusive culture of left-wing discussion, appealing both to those who already consider themselves to be of the left, and to any others who have an interest in its ideas and priorities. Our site contains a mixture of short, timely content on our blog as well as more detailed, in-depth treatment of various subjects through our feature articles, interviews, series and debates. Our material has been translated into seven languages and has been re-published by the Guardian, openDemocracy, ZNet, the Gothenburg Free Press and many other sites. Notes for contributors: New Left Project welcomes submissions.

Word Length Feature articles should be 1000-3000 words. Layout Citations should be in the form of footnotes. TomDispatch. Marxists Internet Archive. Susan Spronk. TheGrio | African American Breaking News and Opinion. CAPITAL & MAIN | INVESTIGATING POWER & POLITICS.

The Smirking Chimp | News And Commentary from the Vast Left-Wing Conspiracy. The Website of Political Research Associates. Pieria - Online Magazine. The Intercept. Talking Union | A forum for discussing labor issues sponsored by the DSA Labor Network. It's About Power Stupid! The Feminist Wire - | The Feminist Wire | Polis. Yasmin Nair | Writer, Academic, Activist, Commentator. Decolonizing solidarity. 99 Pickets: NYC Worker Solidarity. And The Time To Resist Is Now. Raising Our Voices A True Narrative of the Rise, Progresse, and Cessation of the Late Rebellion in Virginia, Most Humbly and Impartially Reported by His Majestyes Commissioners Appointed to Enquire into the Affaires of the Said Colony (1677) Proclamation of the New Hampshire Legislature on the Mast Tree Riot (1734) Letter Written by William Shirley to the Lords of Trade about the Knowles Riot (1747) Thomas Hutchinson Recounts the Reaction to the Stamp Act in Boston (1765) Samuel Drowne's Testimony on the Boston Massacre (1770) George Hewes Recalls the Boston Tea Party (1834) Joseph Clarke's Letter about the Rebellion in Springfield (1774) New York Mechanics Declaration of Independence (1776) Common Sense by Thomas Paine (1776) A Narrative of Some of the Adventures, Dangers and Sufferings of a Revolutionary Soldier by Joseph Plumb Martin (1830) Letter to George Washington by Henry Knox (1786) Letter to Jefferson by Benjamin Banneker (1791) An Eyewitness Account of the Flour Riot in New York (1837)

The Oil Drum | Discussions about Energy and Our Future. Freedom Never Rests | Freedom Never Rests. Freedom Archives Home. OpenDemocracy. Daily Pickings. We will rock you! Details Published on Monday, 22 February 2016 07:59 William Engdahl expressed unease recently at Goldman Sachs' prediction that oil is going down to $20 per barrel; Goldmans is the archetypal, Machiavellian player in securities markets, invariably betting against the clients they advise and to whom they sell investments. Engdahl referred to a large shock which could dramatically alter the supply/demand equation to drive oil prices up again. That shock could well be an impending dramatic escalation of hostilities across the Middle East, including the destruction of the bounteous oil fields in Mosul, Iraq.

Washington’s Machiavellian Game in Syria by F. Inevitably, none of this interpretation of events is revealed by our puppet politicians or captive media - indeed they remain unaware of what's unfolding before our eyes because they just follow the script that's handed to them. Iraqi Kurdistan is Collapsing. Snapshot of work-in-progress. Project Syndicate: Economics, finance, politics, and global affairs from the world's opinion page. Ends and Means: History & Consequences of Anti-Communism. Rise Up Times | Media for Justice and Peace. Decolonizing solidarity. Mark Carrigan. Films For Action: Watch the Best Social Change Documentaries Ever Made. MEDIA ROOTS – Reporting From Outside Party Lines.