The Real News Network   more  xml  hide  
last updated: Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:25:18 GMT

 Thu, 31 Jul 2014 02:07:21 EST Baltimore Hosts Dueling Rallies over Israel's Gaza Assault
TRNN's Jaisal Noor speaks to Baltimore residents taking part in both pro-Israel and pro-Palestine rallies along with noted scholar Norman Finkelstein, who was just arrested with two dozen others for carrying out civil disobedience at the Israeli mission to the UN
 Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:07:10 EST The US Dollar and the Search for a "Reasonable" Capitalist - Heiner Flassbeck on RAI (3/5)
On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Flassbeck says the stock market bubble can burst at any moment because everybody knows there is no real growth behind it; then we are really in trouble as the whole effect of stabilization will disappear in one moment
 Thu, 31 Jul 2014 01:07:05 EST 19 Killed in Gaza as Israel Strikes Second UN Compound in a Week
Palestinian human rights activist Omar Barghouti says the UN has failed its duty to speak out against civilian deaths in Gaza; meanwhile the case for boycotting, divestment and sanctioning Israel has been strengthened by the current conflict
 Thu, 31 Jul 2014 01:07:24 EST IRS Failing to Regulate Dark-Money Political Spending
Prof. Tom Ferguson discusses why IRS fails to investigate political spending by groups such as Karl Rove's Crossroads GPS
 Thu, 31 Jul 2014 01:07:41 EST Could Britain Be Leaving the EU?
Prof. John Weeks and Prof. Trevor Martin discuss British PM David Cameron's call for a referendum vote to decide whether the UK remains a part of EU, as stagnation continues in the Eurozone and bleeds into economic powerhouses like Germany
 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:07:23 EST Racing to a Dead End - Heiner Flassbeck on Reality Asserts Itself (2/5)
Mr. Flassbeck, former head of UNCTAD, says current economic policy is heading back to the 1930s, a race to the bottom, they have no solution at all, we will end up again in trade wars or other wars
 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 01:07:27 EST Obama Joins EU in Sanctioning Russia as Ukraine's Civilian Death Toll Mounts
Writer Roger Annis discusses the West's plans to further isolate Russia and the Ukrainian government's embrace of austerity while civilians pay the price
 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:07:28 EST The Politics of Going Green
PERI Co-Director Robert Pollin and Prof. Chris Williams discuss the feasibility of shifting to a green economy
 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:07:14 EST Who's Profiting from Israel's Offensive in Gaza?
Shir Hever: Israel continues to reject Hamas's offer of a ten-year ceasefire because it would undermine Israeli arms sales, which reached $7 billion in 2012
 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:07:15 EST Iran Nuclear Negotiations Remain Deadlocked, Receive 4-Month Extension
Gareth Porter: Iran has indicated it's willing to draw down its enriched uranium stockpile, which could make a nuclear deal with the P5+1 within reach
 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:07:26 EST Who Bears Responsibility for Civilian Deaths in Gaza?
Israeli scholar and historian Ilan Pappe argues the media's demonization of Hamas provides Israel cover for continuing its siege and occupation of Palestinian territories
 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:07:23 EST Racing to a Dead End - Heiner Flassbeck on Reality Asserts Itself (2/5)
Mr. Flassbeck, former head of UNCTAD, says current economic policy is heading back to the 1930s, a race to the bottom, they have no solution at all, we will end up again in trade wars or other wars
 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:07:18 EST Despite Growing International Condemnation, No End to Gaza Violence in Sight
As the death toll in Gaza passes 1,000 Lia Tarachansky and Phyllis Bennis respond to a poll which found 86% of Israelis reject a ceasefire, while a growing number of Americans want the Israeli offensive to stop
 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:07:28 EST Reaganism and Thatcherism were Intellectually Dishonest - Heiner Flassbeck on Reality Asserts Itself (1/5)
Mr. Flassbeck, former director of UNCTAD, discusses growing up in a US dominated Germany and his opposition to the birth of neoliberal economics
 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:07:16 EST Besieged War-Torn Gaza Experiencing Saddest Eid Since 1967
Yousef Alhelou: Twenty two days on, all efforts to reach a ceasefire have failed so far as Israel continues its all-out military offensive on besieged Gaza, claiming more civilian lives.
 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:07:20 EST Do US Satellite Images Show Russia Firing Rockets into Ukraine?
Derek Monroe: The fog of war brings US satellite images allegedly showing Russia firing rockets into Ukraine into question
 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:07:15 EST Uber: Cheap Ride Alternative or Death Knell for Cabbies?
Longtime taxi driver advocate Nathan Price argues that because Uber is not subject to the same regulations and taxes, its lower prices are destroying the livelihoods of taxi drivers
 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:07:53 EST Gaza Baker Risks Life Amid War to Provide Bread
As Israel's military offensive entered its fourth week and the search for a permanent truce drags on, residents in the densely populated Gaza Strip try to stay safe, hunt for supplies and attempt to keep life as normal as possible
 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:07:38 EST New Senate Bill Fails To Address Root Causes of Central American Migration
David Bacon: Senate Democrats' $2.7 billion proposal would escalate border enforcement but ignore the trade policies that drive migrants to the United States in the first place
 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:07:00 EST One-Man Show "Mercy Killers" Reveals Dark Side of Healthcare System
With 60 percent of bankruptcies caused by medical bills, performer Michael Milligan joins us to discuss his new play "Mercy Killers"

[logo] Asia Times Online   more  xml  hide  
last updated: Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:38:46 GMT

 Fri 1 Aug 2014 11:00:00 GMT THE ROVING EYE Western plutocracy goes bear hunting
The post-Cold War status quo in Eastern Europe, not to mention in Western Europe, is now dead and a Cold War 2.0 inevitable. The Empire of Chaos will never accept Russia's sphere of influence in parts of Eurasia (as it doesn't accept China's). It will never accept Russia as an equal partner. And it will never forgive Russia - alongside China - for openly defying the creaking, exceptionalist, American-imposed world order. - Pepe Escobar (Aug 1, '14)

FinanzNachrichten.de: Aktuelle Nachrichten   more  xml  hide  
last updated: Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:20:21 GMT

 2014-08-01T15:19:00Z Adidas: und jetzt kaufen!
Der Kurssturz nach den reduzierten Unternehmenszielen sei nicht gerechtfertigt, so die Analysten. Das schwache Golfgeschäft spiele eher eine untergeordnete Rolle im Konzern. Das neue Ziel reflektie...

Consortiumnews   more  xml  hide  
last updated: Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:52:53 GMT

 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:22:26 +0000 Postponing Costs for Bad Decisions
Politicians from Washington to Beijing to Tel Aviv like to put off the negative consequences of their decisions as long as possible, but that often adds to the eventual costs to their people and the world, writes ex-CIA analyst Paul R. Pillar. By Paul R. Pillar What do a plan by China to construct 50…

War And Peace   more  xml  hide  
last updated: Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:29:58 GMT

 Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:31:00 +0400 What Did US Spy Satellites See in Ukraine?
The U.S. medias Ukraine bias has been obvious, siding with the Kiev regime and bashing ethnic Russian rebels and Russias President Putin. But now with the scramble to blame Putin for the Malaysia Airlines shoot-down the shoddy journalism has grown truly dangerous, says Robert Parry.

powered by zFeeder