Most of the foreign money funding ocean plunder and the felling of the Amazon forest comes through tax havens, researchers say. By Alex Kirby, former BBC journalist and environment correspondent Cross-posted from Climate News Network [...]
In the West, from the Second World War until the 1970s, the ideology that won the battle within civil society by becoming hegemonic was Keynesianism. From the 80’s onward a clear change occurred with the [...]
Inequality creates the social and political divisions that isolate us from each other. Kate Pickett and Richard Wilkinson are professors of epidemiology, co-founders of The Equality Trust, and authors of The Inner Level: How More [...]
Europe is witnessing the disappearance of social democratic political parties. Tradition conservative parties are heading inexorably in the same direction. Europe is going through radical changes with regard to parties. The question is if political [...]
In the past months there has been a great deal of discussion concerning anti-Semitism in the British Labour Party. Most of it on both sides, but especially in the corporate media, has been anything but [...]
“Economics beyond the Swabian hausfrau” is a series of lectures, featuring some of the most prominent European heterodox economists, planned for this year and next in Berlin presented by BRAVE NEW EUROPE, the Helle Panke Foundation, and local groups of the Network for Pluralist Economics.
Next: 15 September with Ann Pettifor (in English, but with a simultaneous translation in German).
These are introductory lectures, especially for non-economists.
Venue and Time: Monarch, Skalitzerstr. 134, 10999 Berlin (U Bahn Kottbusser Tor) 7 pm open 6:30), Admission 2 €
Book review by David Shirreff This is a passionate, well-argued plea for a European Britain, written by two avowedly socialist Remainers. They will not accept the standard disqualifier: that the EU is a collection of [...]