Tag Archives: sector

Britain’s death by a thousand cuts revealed in union’s dossier of destruction

News Source:http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/britains-death-thousand-cuts-revealed-1956958 The appalling human cost of David Cameron’s savage cutbacks are revealed today in a damning dossier. Showing how the Tory-led Coalition is causing misery to millions, the report also exposes the damaging legacy that will be left for communities throughout Britain. The dossier – compiled by the UK’s biggest public sector union, Unison […]

The Question of Socialism (and Beyond!) Is About to Open Up in These United States

Gar Alperovitz is the Lionel R. Bauman Professor of Political Economy at the University of Maryland and co-founder of the Democracy Collaborative. He is the author of the forthcoming book What Then Must We Do?: Straight Talk About the Next American Revolution (Chelsea Green, May Day 2013). Reposting this from Truthout. With Americans’ interest in […]

The Rules Aren’t Broken, They’re FIXED: Time to Rewrite Them

This is a guest post by UK blogger and leftist activist Scriptonite Daily A new ad campaign hit the streets of London two days ago, drawing attention to a surprisingly unrecognized state of affairs: the City of London is the tax haven in our own backyard.  While the British government is busy protecting banker’s bonuses, […]

CIA admits full Monitoring of Facebook

One use that’s confirmed, however, is the manipulation of social media through the use of fake online “personas” managed by the military. Recently the US Air Force had solicited private sector vendors for something called “persona management software.” Such a technology would allow single individuals to command virtual armies of fake, digital “people” across numerous […]

Reforming Sierra Leone’s mining sector for economic growth

Adam Smith International (ASI) web reports say “has taken the lead in installing an international standard mining sector institutional and legal framework, and is transforming Government capacity to ensure effective mining sector governance.” The report claims “The resulting stability, institutional effectiveness and transparency has had, and continues to have, significant impact on investor confidence, economic […]