Why We Worry: A plane was shot down in a war zone less than a week ago. How can anyone seriously be mad at the FAA for halting flights to Israel? #Gaza
Why We Worry: McCrory spurns NC Arts Council in selecting Poet Laureate. Consensus among poets is that she's not qualified. #NCpol http://t.co/SgsMPaZfRY
Why We Worry: "Proving Obama misused his power is a long shot, most Repubs privately concede. It's a way to placate Repubs who want to impeach." -Politico
Tag Archives: Wall St.
by Clint – July 5, 2010
A brilliant animation set to a brief lecture by Professor David Harvey on the roots of the global economic crisis. Animation provided by RSA Animate. Theoretical foundations provided by Karl Marx.
by Clint – September 16, 2009
I cast one long Marxist gaze at this New York Times article, and I found the universe aligned with Karl’s historical straight edge.
In the opening paragraph, the writers explain that Obama wants the financial industry to accept new government regulations aimed at preventing a repeat crisis. The president’s push follows recent news that the financial Masters of the Universe have changed their ways precious little since last September, when their uber-Capitalist greed deflated the nation’s economy.